Join Our Team

Share your Heart, Share your Passion, Be a Part of Camp High Hopes

Are you passionate about helping people with disabilities achieve their goals and accomplish new heights?  Do you enjoy a challenging, on-the-go work environment where you can learn more about yourself and others than you ever expected?  If yes, then you may have what it takes to be a member of our celebrated team at Camp High Hopes.

Current staff and volunteer opportunities are listed below with more information available by clicking on the positions title.

Camp High Hopes is an alcohol, drug, and tobacco free workplace.  EOE. 

Year-Round Opportunities:

Full-time

No full-time positions are available at this time.

Part-time

  • Office Specialistresponsible for completing general office functions and duties.  This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week (up to 30 hours during peak season).  Weekday work expected (Monday-Friday 8am-Noon or 1pm-5pm).  Compensation: $10-12/hr DOE.
  • Fundraising & MarketingAssistant: responsible for completing fundraising and marketing activities.  This is a part-time position, 20 hours per week (up to 30 hours during peak season).  Weekday, weekend, and evening work expected (Monday-Friday 8am-Noon or 1pm-5pm, other hours assigned as needed for special events).  Compensation: $12-15/hr DOE.

Per Diem (as needed throughout the year)

  • Camp Counselor : give campers the support needed to have an experience of a lifetime.  Work with a group of campers or one-on-one as assigned.

Volunteer:

Link to pdf of job posting and descriptions

Seasonal Opportunities

Summer Staff Positions:

All summer staff positions live on-camp with campers or designated staff housing as assigned per position. Please click on the position title for more information.

  • All positions for Summer 2013 have been filled.  Check back in December for Summer 2014 positions.

Summer Volunteers:

We are currently seeking reliable volunteers to help with our Summer 2013 season.

  • Volunteer Summer Dietary Aides: Assist in service of cold or catered meals for campers.
  • Volunteer Summer Support Drivers:  Assist in safe operation and camp van and bus to transport campers to activities around the Siouxland area.
  • Volunteer Counselors: give campers the support needed to have an experience of a lifetime.  Work with a group of campers or one-on-one as assigned.
  • Volunteer Activity Assistant: Help our activity leaders with adapting and implementing activities.

To Apply:

For Seasonal and Per Diem Positions: download and complete an Employment Application and send to info@camphighhopes.com, or mail to Camp High Hopes – Human Resources Department, 5804 Correctionville Road, Sioux City, IA 51106, or fax to 712-224-2269.

For Year-Round Positions:   Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to info@camphighhopes.com, or mail to Camp High Hopes – Human Resources Department, 5804 Correctionville Road, Sioux City, IA 51106, or fax to 712-224-2269.

For Volunteer Positions: download and complete a Volunteer Application and send toinfo@camphighhopes.com, or mail to Camp High Hopes – Volunteer Coordinator, 5804 Correctionville Road, Sioux City, IA 51106, or fax to 712-224-2269.

Volunteer Interest Form

Looking to help out in a way not described above?  Fill out our volunteer interest form below or our Volunteer Application, and tell us how you or your group can help Camp High Hopes.  As opportunities arise where your skills are needed, you will be promptly contacted.

NOTE - All fields are required to submit form

Your Name

Date of Birth

Phone Number

Mailing Address

Your Email

I have volunteer/work experience in a camp setting:
 Yes No

I have volunteer/work experience with individuals with disabilities:
 Yes No

I have special certifications/qualifications (mark those that apply AND are current):
 Commercial Driver's License CPR Lifeguard Registered Nurse Chauffeur's License First Aid Medication Manager Other

Availability - please indicate the frequency that you anticipate being available to volunteer:
 Daily Weekly Monthly Seasonally (i.e. only in the summer, school holidays, etc.) Long term (full-time for one full season or more) Occasionally Other

Are you available weekdays?
 Yes No

Are you available weekends?
 Yes No

Comments - if you chose "Other" to any of the questions above, please leave those comments here: