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Salvation Army hiring counselors for Camp Allegheny summer camp

Ellwood City, PA (February 25, 2022) – The Salvation Army Western PA Division is hiring Camp Allegheny staff for various positions located in Ellwood City for the summer 2022 season.

Camp Allegheny offers low-cost, Christian-focused camping opportunities to children living in Western Pennsylvania.

“We are looking for young adults who are interested in changing lives through creating unforgettable camp experiences for young children from throughout our region! We serve children who desperately need to experience love and acceptance from adults, peers, and God,” said Captain Bramwell Applin, Divisional Youth Secretary and Camp Director at The Salvation Army Western PA Division. “Our goal is to give them an unforgettable week in a safe, Christian environment.”

Camp Allegheny staff members exist to model Christ through servant-ministry, loving relationships and unforgettable experiences. As we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, all CDC and American Camp Association safety guidelines will be adhered to related to the pandemic’s status this summer.

Available positions include: Senior and Junior Counselors, Music Counselors, Program Specialists and Waterfront Staff, Infirmary, Staff Center, Office and Dining Hall, Kitchen, Housekeeping, Maintenance, Assistant Village Leader, Camper Consultant, and Junior Staff Coordinator.

Training and certifications can be provided by in Lifeguarding, Archery, Riflery, Climbing Wall, ServSafe, and First Aid/CPR. Positions can be available as a paid internship opportunity for college students.

Staff must be available to work in a residential camp setting from June 6 through August 6 and must be at least 16 years old depending on the position. Work schedule runs Monday through Friday, with weekends off. Camp Allegheny is located at 140 Jenkins Circle, Ellwood City, PA 16117.

For further information or to apply online, visit http://salvationarmywpa.org/camp/summer-jobs/

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Celebrating over 150 years of global service as both a church and a social service organization, The Salvation Army began in London, England in 1865. Today, it provides critical services in 132 countries worldwide. The 28-county Western Pennsylvania Division serves thousands of needy families through a wide variety of support services. To learn more about The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania, log on to www.wpa.salvationarmy.org. The Salvation Army … doing the most good for the most people in the most need.