Assistant Director for Camper and Counselor Care & Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry
Camp Whitman/Third Presbyterian Church
Penn Yan & Rochester, New York, New York

Third Presbyterian Church (Rochester, NY) and Camp Whitman on Seneca Lake (Penn Yan, NY)
are seeking a uniquely qualified individual to serve as both the Director of Youth and Young Adult
Ministry for Third Presbyterian Church and as the Assistant Director for Camper and Counselor
Care for Camp Whitman.

The ideal candidate will have a blend of skills and experience with a passion for youth and young
adult ministry. This position will focus primarily on the church’s youth and young adult ministry
aspect of the position during the school year, and the summer camp aspects during the summer

Third Presbyterian Church Key Job Responsibilities:
● Planning and leading youth group gatherings (twice per month), youth fellowship activities
and off-site trips.
● Leading 9th Grade Commissioning (confirmation) program.
● Supporting youth participation in worship.
● Developing relationships with the young adult (college-aged, 20-year-olds/young
30-year-olds) congregants.
● Providing pastoral care to the youth, their families and the supporting communities in
coordination with the Associate Pastor for Congregational Care

Camp Whitman Key Job Responsibilities:
● Actively recruiting well qualified applicants for camp counselor positions.
● Ensuring the well-being, care, and support of all campers and counselors.
● Directly supervising all camp counselors, and providing them ongoing coaching, guidance
and support.
● Responding quickly and effectively to all camper needs, and communicating with all
camper parents/guardians/caregivers as needed during the camp session regarding any
behavioral, social-emotion, health or other concerns.

Employment Terms: This is a full-time position split between Camp Whitman and Third Presbyterian Church

Annual Work Schedule:
Mid-August to Mid-June (44 weeks)
Camp Whitman: Approximately 8 hours per week
Off-season work is flexible and can be done from home/church.
Third Presbyterian Church: Approximately 28 hours per week
Certain work periods must be done on site.
Mid-June to Mid-August (8 weeks)

Camp Whitman: Approximately 60 hours per week
The summer camp season is high-paced, physical and requires extended work hours. The employee
is expected to reside on-site during this period and will be provided a private room or cabin, and all
meals are provided while camp is in session. The employee must be on-site regularly from Sunday
mornings at approximately 10 am to Friday afternoons at approximately 3 pm during the summer
season. Daily work hours can reach 12 hours per day.

Third Presbyterian Church: Approximately 2 hours/week (16 hours/year)
Off-season work is flexible and can be done from home/camp.

Salary and Benefits:
● Salary Range: $42,000 (up to $46,000) with summer housing included
● Health Insurance, Retirement Savings Account, Professional Development Fund
● 10 Paid Holidays per year
● 10 Paid Vacation Days for the first 1-4 years, accrued after a 90 day probationary period.

At least one week must be taken between the end of the camp season and the beginning of
the church/school year.

See the full job description at:

Application closing date: open Start Date: January 2023

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to: [email protected],
[email protected] and cc to [email protected]