Program Director – Bear Creek Camp

Site Name: Bear Creek Camp

Position Title: Program Director

Position Type: Year-Round Non-Presbyterian

Location (city and state): Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Job Description:
Full-time Program Director position available at Bear Creek Camp. Responsible for developing, implementing, and supervising impactful summer camp opportunities and year-round programs and developing and coordinating multifaceted promotional strategies. Must have good positive energy, interact well with youth, families, and guests of all ages, have a heart for Christian ministry, be well organized, be a strong team member, and possess exemplary customer service traits.

BCC is a ministry of the Northeast and Southeast Pennsylvania Synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and is located 20 minutes from Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Our core purpose is to help individuals explore, celebrate, and grow in God’s creation. We cultivate a dynamic ministry of experiences and community through having fun, sharing faith developing leaders, building character, promoting adventure, and embracing the inclusion of all.

Must be at least 21 years old with 2 summers experience working with youth and families in a camp setting. Must be flexible in all aspects of job responsibility; with working knowledge of camp operations; and be supportive of the ELCA. Salary depends on experience plus benefits, and on-site housing. Screening for candidates will begin immediately, and the position would ideally begin in February.

To apply, please submit cover letter and resume to Collin Grooms, Executive Director at:

Contact Info:
Collin Grooms
3601 Bear Creek Blvd.
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18702
5704723741 | EMAIL