Montecito Sequoia Family Vacation Resort

Location: Kings Canyon National Park , CA

Exciting Summer and Year Round Positions Open Now!!!

Montecito-Sequoia High Sierra "Family Vacation Camp" is located in the spectacular Sequoia-Kings Canyon Nat'l Park area at a cool 7,500 ft. on it's own Lake Homavalo near the Giant Sequoia Trees. The Family Program offered at M-S has received several awards as being one of the "Top 10" places in the United States for families to travel with their children. The "Free Choice" program offers over 30 activities for persons ages 2 to 85 - "Tots to Seniors", and is open year round.
To find job descriptions click on ABOVE underlined heading, Montecito-Sequoia Family Vacation Camp, and it will take you to our web site. Go down to the bottom of the opening page and click on Employment. You will see a Heading: Employment in red type and it will take you to Year Round Jobs - click on Summer Jobs for updated list of openings and brief job descriptions.
Each Summer Montecito Sequoia Family Camp hires over 40 staff members. They include: CIT Director, Special Events Coordinator, Pre-school and Primary Program, Children's Group Leaders, Activity specialist instructors including: Horseback Riding, Water Skiing, Sailing, Canoeing, Riflery, Archery, Fencing, Mountain Biking, Trampoline, Tennis, Pool Lifeguard, Arts and Craft, Guitar and Song Leader, Naturalist and Outcamp and many more.
Staff need to be enthusiastic, energetic and competent instructors in their selected positions, as they teach both CHILDREN and ADULTS, and need to know teaching progressions and SAFETY STANDARDS. Waterfront positions require Lifeguard certification. These are ALL jobs where staff can experience the joy of accomplishment. All staff live-in and have shared housing. We will provide you with past staff persons to call as "references" on request. Guitar, Theater, Comedy, and singing are talents we welcome!
Salary depends on previous teaching, work experience, age, and weeks employed. Compensation includes Salary, Rm & Bd, Gratuities, delicious "California Fresh" buffet meals and lovely High Sierra climate! Total cash compensation is begins at around $250 per week. Staff live in winterized cabins, and use a nearby bath house with plenty of hot water. Each cabin houses six staff. We also welcome staff who might be interested in working year round.

Contact us for SUMMER and YEAR ROUND Positions

We are now talking with applicants for our summer Family Vacation Camp and year round staff. We are listing BELOW the positions we except to have open. (We are still hearing from our past returning staff.) Please go to our web site to learn more about our Family Vacation Camp Program, List of Positions Open and our Year Round operation positions.
If you are interested in a position, please send us a cover letter and your resume complete with four (4) work references noting:
1)Cover Letter - Telling us about yourself and stating the position(s) for which you wish to apply, and are experienced and qualified.
2)Place and Dates Worked,
3)Name of your Supervisor,
4)Your title or position
5)Phone number - and Best time to call!(Early, Eve, 9-5)
You can FAX to 650-967-8697 (preferred) or email to:
NEXT, Please call us so we can have a telephone interview - which will take about 15 minutes. During this conversation we can find out if there is a mutual interest and go from there "with the paper work". Also, we will be happy to give you the names of past staff, if you want more information about us - to do a reference check on us. Please call 800-227-9966 and ask for "Virginia". We are available 9:00 to 5:00 (California Time) and usually on weekends - Don't forget Time Zone if on East Coast.

NOTE: All year we are offering Activities and Program. We are looking for some summer staff, 4 or 5, who might enjoy full year round employment. From Sept to June we have many things going on and we offer an OUTDOOR EDUCATION PROGRAM. For year round staff we are looking for staff who are flexible and "can wear several hats", have a background in Environmental Education and are also qualified to teach our summer activities. (Archery, Naturalist, Riflery, Fencing, Adult Crafts, Rock Climbing, Low ropes, Children's Program (4-11yrs),and WINTER SPORTS (We offer over 15 different winter sports).

Present Positions Open

Program Director
Archery (1)
Archery-Riflery (1)
Adult Crafts & Jewelry (2)
Horseback Riding (1 of 5)
Pre-school (Ages 2-6yrs - 4 openings)
Canoeing (1)
Waterskiing (1)
Pool Lifeguard (2)
Group Leaders for: Marmots: 7 & 8; Bobcats: 9&10; Bears 13-16;
Fencing (1)
Trampoline (1)
Mt. Biking (1)
Floaters - Work in several activities (2)
Front Desk - Year round

Web Address:
Winter Address:1485 Redwood Drive
City:Los Altos

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