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2018 Staff Application

The camp staff is an integral part of summer camp. The Greater St. Louis Area Council is looking for dedicated and passionate individuals to serve on 2018 summer camp staff who can help provide a fun, positive experience for campers. Camp Staff also has the opportunity to earn a college scholarship* worth up to $1,250.

*The camp staff scholarship is available for current staff members only. A camp staff member must complete the entire summer the year that the scholarship is requested

Interview Dates
Please come in your Field uniform or business attire and bring a completed application.

Date Location Time
Friday, December 15, 2017 Cohen Service Center
335 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220
 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 Cohen Service Center
335 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220
9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 Ritter Service Center
3000 Gordonville Rd.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017
(NYLT Included – Full NYLT Interview details posted below)
Beaumont Scout Reservation
6480 Beaumont Reservation Drive
High Ridge, MO 63049
11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017
(NYLT & Counselor-In-Training Included)
Beaumont Scout Reservation
6480 Beaumont Reservation Drive
High Ridge, MO 63049
11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 Southern Illinois Service Center
803 East Herrin St.
Herrin, IL 62948
3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Counselor-In-Training Staff

2018 Counselor in Training Staff Application
Please come in your Field uniform or business attire and bring a completed application.

The Counselor In Training (CIT) Program allows Scouts that are 14 or 15 years old to participate for up to three weeks as a volunteer camp staff member. Participants will get the opportunity to work in several program areas, giving them the experience to decide if working as a full-time camp staff member in the future is something they would enjoy. The program is conducted at S bar F Scout Ranch, Camp Joy, Camp Warren Levis, and Camp May. Lodging and meals will be provided. CIT applicants may attend the December 20 interview date at Beaumont.

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) Staff

Youth Staff | 2018 NYLT Youth Staff Application
NYLT staff is a terrific opportunity for graduates of the NYLT program to master their leadership skills while having a ton of fun and building bonds with other Scouts on staff. Scouts on NYLT Staff are responsible for running the program at their respective week. The only requirement is to have successfully completed an NYLT course.

Staff members work at least one week of NYLT and will be required to be there for the full duration.

Adult Staff | NYLT Adult Staff Application
Adult staff members are anyone age 18 or older during Boy Scout NYLT and 21 or older during Venturing NYLT. Adult applicants do not need to attend during interview dates. To apply, simply fill out the adult staff application and return to kim.blumenberg@scouting.org or mail to: Greater St. Louis Area Council, Attn: NYLT, 4568 West Pine Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108

*NYLT staff is an unpaid position and does not qualify for the council’s college scholarship program.

NYLT Staff Interview Dates (youth only)
Please come in your Field uniform or business attire and bring a completed application.

Date Location Time
Saturday, Dec. 9 Cohen Service Center
335 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220
12-5 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 16 Ritter Service Center
3000 Gordonville Rd.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
12-5 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 19 Beaumont Scout Reservation
6480 Beaumont Reservation Drive
High Ridge, MO 63049
11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 20 Beaumont Scout Reservation
6480 Beaumont Reservation Drive
High Ridge, MO 63049
11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Every Scout applying for staff, whether new or returning, must fill out an application and also complete an interview during one of the times listed above.

2018 Staff Development Dates (staff must attend all dates):
– February 16-17, 2018 – Emerson Center, Beaumont Scout Reservation
– March 16-18, 2018 – Emerson Center, Beaumont Scout Reservation
– April 20-21, 2018 – Emerson Center, Beaumont Scout Reservation