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2019 COUNSELOR-IN-TRAINING APPLICATION
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Opportunities to serve Scouting as a member of the Denver Area Council’s Counselor-in-Training seasonal camp staff are available to outstanding applicants. Young men and women are needed who are people-oriented, enthusiastic, energetic, willing to teach others, and believe in the principles of the BSA. You will be provided lodging in tents or cabins, meals, subsidized staff uniforms, limited medical care, and BSA insurance. Before camp opens you will receive training from experienced advisors and leaders pertinent to your job area and to working with youth.

The minimum age accepted for a Counselor-in-Training is 14 (on June 9, 2019). 

If you are 16 years old ~ PLEASE READ CAREFULLY ~ If you did not serve as a CIT Previously, please continue to complete this application. If you served as a CIT previously, please exit out of this application and complete a camp staff application.

The Counselor-in-Training (CIT) program is for at least three weeks, but can be all summer based on recommendations of the respective camp or program director.

 

Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch:  June 9 - July 30, 2019

Camp Cris Dobbins is a traditional summer camp with a broad range of programs and facilities including serving line meals in its beautiful dining hall.

Camp Dietler is a smaller, patrol-based camp emphasizing teamwork and Scouting basics with patrols cooking their own meals

Magness Adventure Camp offers four-day, three-night sessions to Cub Scouts and their families; the program includes age-appropriate activities in most of the traditional camp program areas.

W.E.S.T. (Webelos Extreme Scouting Trek) offers four-day, three-night sessions to Webelos & Arrow of Light Scouts and their Parents / Guardians; the program includes age-appropriate activities in most of the traditional camp program areas, to prepare Scouts for becoming Boy Scouts.

 

Tahosa High Adventure Base:  June 16 – July 24, 2019

EaglePoint offers troops the opportunity to structure their own camp program, utilizing Tahosa’s facilities and staff.

Alpine Adventure offers Scouts and Troops the opportunity to participate in a week-long Adventure in the Roosevelt National Forest or Indian Peaks Wilderness Area. 

Tahosa Trek offers Scouts and Troops the opportunity learn and prepare to participate in an Adventure in the Roosevelt National Forest or Indian Peaks Wilderness Area. This is a split week of preparing for a trek and then putting into practice what was learned on the trail.

 

Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or the presence of a health problem or handicap that is unrelated to your ability to perform the jobs requested.

All staff members must be registered with the Boy Scouts of America prior to employment. The standards of the Scout Oath and Scout Law must be adhered to at all times. The staff sets an example of Scouting excellence that includes the proper wearing of the full uniform and the proper use of official equipment while in camp. Behavior and appearance standards, as will be specified in the employment letter and handbook, must be followed at all times.