2019 Junior Counselor Mom writes about leading the JCs for the summer, her own experiences as well as what she observed in the remarkable group of young women.
Each summer our Junior Counselors (JCs) lead one of our Vespers. We hold four Vespers events each summer, happening on Sundays at four in the afternoon, and intended as a time for non-denominational and non-religious reflection and group introspection. When any group leads the Vespers, it’s their chance to shine, to lead, to help guide […]
The best camps have the best staffs and the best staff training. It’s training to develop and maintain a professional approach to the job and training to support later jobs.
This year we’re dedicating two weeks to our job recruitment and camp industry jobs focus for counselors. It’s #ghanyjobsweek and #ghanyjobstwoweeks !
On Tuesday I announced that we’re doing our 3rd annual Ghany Jobs Week this week and next (#ghanyjobsweek2019) with tips about camp counselor jobs, leadership jobs at camp, and insights on how to best do the job of counselor. I also mentioned that I wanted to make some critical comments on the article written by […]
One of our staff members, Allie Sullivan, tells a beautiful story of her mother’s and aunt’s generation being at camp and how her generation of cousins grew up here, too.
In 2019 we’ll host our first Leaders-In-Traing Program. It will be full of fun, learning, challenges, special projects, certifications, special traditions, camp like and more. Learn all about what’s coming in today’s blog.
How did you learn about Camp Alleghany for Girls? One counselor tells a story of how she landed here that will simply blow your mind. Hint: It involves sushi!
An interview with a camp counselor who has held different responsibilities at camp over the years and how it has affected her budding career path.
Being a camp counselor requires more than it might look like from the outside. And can do more for your career than you might know. Read our interview with ‘Ghany Counselor Georgia Wyllie for more.