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 Volunteer-led Overnight Camp - Learning

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Community Resident Camp Director or Community Camp Assistant Director
Application and interview with Program Manager Required To schedule, email denisem@girlscoutsww.org
New Community Resident Camp Director Workshop Required The link to the workshop will be sent to you after your interview​​
Community Camp Annual Fall Evaluation Meeting
(in Oct.)​
​Required ​Link is sent out each year for registration
Community Camp Annual Director Retreat (full day workshop)​ ​Required
Annual Update
​Link is sent out each year for registration
Update in Outdoor Learning Series​ Highly recommended Attend in person
Update in Volunteer Girl Scout Program learning Jump into Journeys​ Helpful
​Read and reference Community Camp Administrative Manual; Annual Volunteer Essentials; Volunteer Policies; Safety Activity Checkpoints Required​

Community Resident Administrative Team Member                                  
(positions including:  Community Camp Registrar; Community Camp Business Manager)

Interview and recommendation from Volunteer Camp Director Required Link will be sent by Camp Program Manager or Troop Program Manager
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101
Pre-camp planning meetings
(8 hours over year)​
​Required ​As organized by the Camp Director
Review of Camp Admin Manual, Annual Volunteer Essentials and Council Procedure Updates​ ​Required
​Link is sent by the Camp Director OR by communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org
One hour update Webinar Annually with Camp Program Manager​ ​Required ​This will be sent by communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org

Camp Health Supervisor
(includes Health Supervisors for programs of 4+ nights)
Interview with Community Camp Director Required To schedule an interview email communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org
Girl Scouting 101 (45 minutes) Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101
Wilderness First Aid (16 hours) LPN or RN or above preferred​ ​Required by camp conditions ​View our certification workshops. You can also receive certification by other recognized agencies
CPR w/ AED​ ​Required
​Current certifications through recognized agencies
Read Health House Manual; review all​ ​Required ​Link
In collaboration with the camp

Community Camp Core Program Team Member                          
(including:  Community Camp Program Coordinator; Community Camp Program Aide
Coordinator; Community Camp Waterfront Director; Community Camp Program Specialists​)
Interview with Community Camp Director Required To schedule an interview email communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101
Update in Volunteer Girl Scout Program learning Jump into Journeys​ Helpful
Day Trip Planning ​Required
​Attend in person OR fill out the independent learning packet
Outdoor Overnight
(16 hours of coursework +10 overnight hours)
​Required ​Attend in person OR participate in the equivalency
Build your Outdoor Skills
(6 hours)​
Highly recommended ​Attend in person
Certification course requirements for Program Specialty​ ​Required for specific specialties
​CPR w/ AED ​Required
​Teen Coach Helpful
Highly recommended for PA Advisor
Program Specific webinars (1-2 hours)​ Highly recommended ​Contact the Camp Program Manager at communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org
​Read specific area Program Manuals; Annual Volunteer Essentials & Safety Activity Checkpoints ​Required
​Annual camp volunteer training sessions (up to 15 hours) Required​ ​As organized by the Camp Director

Community Camp Food Services Team Member                       
(including: Food Supervisor; Assistant Cook; Kitchen Assistant; Pack-Out Coordinator)
Interview with Community Camp Director Required To schedule an interview email communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101
Quantity Cook​ ​Required for Food Supervisor
Food Handlers Permit​ ​Required
​WA State Department of Health
www.foodworkercard.wa.gov
Community Camp Food Service Team Network webinar (1.5 hours) Highly recommended ​Link sent by the Camp Program Manager(communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org)
Read Community Camp Food Services Manual​ ​Required for Food Supervisor
Highly recommended for others
​Link sent by the Camp Program Manager (communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org)
Camp Planning Meeting participation (8 hours over year)​ ​Required ​Schedule provided by the Camp Director

Community Camp Unit Leader or Camp Counselor
Recruitment and interview with the Community Camp Director Required To schedule an interview email communitycamp@girlscoutsww.org OR contact your local Service Unit Manager OR Troop Program Manager
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101
Update in Volunteer Girl Scout Program learning Jump into Journeys​ Helpful
Day Trip Planning
​Required
​Attend in person OR participate in the equivalency
Outdoor Overnight
(16 hours of coursework + 10 overnight hours)
​Required ​Attend in person OR participate in the equivalency
Build your Outdoor Skills (6 hours)​ Highly recommended ​Attend in person
First Aid, CPR w/AED
Current certification​
​Required ​Attend a certification workshop by clicking here. You can also receive certification by other recognized agencies
​Read and reference Annual Volunteer Essentials; Volunteer Policies; Safety Activity Checkpoints ​Required https://www.girlscoutsww.org
Read and reference Community Camp Adult Volunteer Manual​ ​Required ​The link or disc will be provided by the Camp Director; a hard copy is available at camp
Camp Program Adult Volunteer meetings and new volunteer training (15 hours over year)​ Required​ ​As organized by individual Camp Directors