Sabattis ADVENTURE Camp Team
Now is the time to decide to join the great team that will become the 2019 Sabattis Adventure Camp Staff. We are an adventure-oriented Scouts BSA Resident Camp and a High Adventure Trek Base located in the heart of the Adirondacks of New York.
Required staff training will begin on Thursday, June 27 for all senior program staff age 18 and above. Arrival is the afternoon of Wednesday, June 26 with first meal in camp being that evening. For staff age 17 and under, arrival is Sunday afternoon, June 30. We will be providing transportation from the PPC Scout Service Center in Cedar Knolls that morning.
Sabattis Adventure Resident Camp will operate the following 4 weeks: July 7 to 13, July 14 to 20, July 21 to 27, and July 28 to August 3. Resident Camp staff will be released after dinner on Sunday, August 4, and CITs will be provided transportation to Cedar Knolls PPC Service Center on Saturday August 3, 2019.
Sabattis High Adventure Trek Program will operate for the following 5 weeks: July 7 to 13, July 14 to 20, July 21 to 27, July 28 to August 3, and August 4 to 10. Trek staff will be released at noon on Sunday, August 11, 2019.
All applicants are expected to be present for staff duty both during the entire training period and the entire camp program, as per scheduling requirements noted.
What we offer
We offer the following to each of our staff members: Excellent pay, great food served in our exclusive staff dining hall, three staff T shirts, a staff hoodie, paid fees for all required staff training and certification, respect from the camp administration, 24 hours off from Saturday noon to noon on Sunday when camp is in operation, indoor housing for adult staff and wall tents on a platform for junior staff members. As part of team building during staff training week, we will participate in an all-hands whitewater rafting trip down the Hudson River and tethered hot air balloon rides.
Staff Code of Conduct
We require you to be an exemplary staff member representing the Boy Scouts of America. You will commit to the Code of Conduct for staff members. As such, you will be fondly remembered for your conduct and leadership by the campers you will contact during the summer.