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Summer Camp Staff

The Jackson YMCA Camp staff is highly trained and very committed.  More than 90% return from summer to summer.  References and past work experience are thoroughly checked.  Criminal back ground check are conducted prior to hiring.  We employ hard working young men and women who are dedicated, experienced, responsible, enthusiastic, positive and fun.  The counselor to camper ratio is 1:6 in Kiddie Camp, 1:8 in Pathfinders and 1:10 in the older camping groups.  All staff members are trained in First Aid, CPR-PR, AED, O2, child abuse prevention, and many are certified lifeguards.