OWjL New Counselor Application

Dates of employment are Friday, June 8 to Friday, June 29, 2018. Time off is from the close of camp on Friday, June 15 to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 17 and from the close of camp on Friday, June 22 to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 24. Please note that all staff members are required to attend the orientation on June 8-11, 2018 and to reside in the OWjL dorm on Friday-Saturday, June 8-9, 2018.

Note: Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

Your Information
* Full Name:
* Email Address:
* Are you a past OWjL camper?
* Date of Birth:
* Gender:
* Cellphone Number:
* School Mailing Address:
* I will be at school until:
* Home Mailing Address:
* Home Phone Number:
* College Attending:
* Major:
Minor:
* Upcoming Year Status:
Expected Graduation Date:
(If you haven’t already graduated.)
If “Graduated”, what year did you graduate?
* Do you have a valid driver’s license?
* Are you comfortable driving a van full of students?
* T-Shirt Size:
If “Other”, what T-Shirt Size do you require?
* Why do you want to be a counselor for OWjL?
* Write a 50-word recommendation for yourself for this job.
* What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses?
* We expect that you will be able to devote your full attention and time to the job of counseling during the three weeks of camp. If there will be any conflicts or special considerations, please indicate and explain:
* List any unique skills or talents you possess that you could contribute to our counseling staff and that you could share at camp.
* Reference #1 (other than family member):
(You will need to have them complete a Counselor Reference Form. Please indicate their first and last name and email address.)
* Reference #2 (other than family member):
(You will need to have them complete a Counselor Reference Form. Please indicate their first and last name and email address.)
* How did you learn about the OWjL Camp Counselor position?
If “Other”, how did you learn about OWjL camp?
* Resume:
(Use the field below to attach your resume. Make sure your resume includes information about your experience working with teenagers or children as well as other work, camp, and leadership experience. Specify any pertinent certifications in such areas as CPR, Life Saving, WSI, etc. (include expiration dates). Your resume should be attached to this form as a .DOC, a .DOCX, a .TXT, a .RTF, a .PDF, or a .PUB file using the file upload control below.)

If you have any questions about the job description or the application, please contact the OWjL Office Manager (Eve Helenberger) at 740-368-3939, the OWjL Director (Susan Paxton) at 740-368-3956, or email owjl@owu.edu.