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Council Staff

 

We’re looking for the best and the brightest for these full-time, salaried positions with benefits.  These positions require some night and weekend availability, necessitating travel and non-traditional work hours at times.  Additionally, these positions will have individual and team-based pieces to their job responsibilities. To apply, please send your resume to jobs@girlscoutshs.org with the name of the position that you are applying for in the subject line.

Customer Care Specialist

This position will preferably be based out of our Tupelo office, but consideration will be given to applicants who could work from our Memphis office, as well. The individual serving in this role will be the first point of contact for inquiries via phone, email or in person.  They are responsible for providing the highest level of customer service to all members and potential members, both internal and external.  Additionally, this person’s work will necessitate a proficiency in a large suite of various technology tools, the ability to reach goals in a fast-paced, task-driven environment that requires skills in multi-tasking and conflict resolution.

Interested applicants should respond by Friday, June 28.  We plan to begin conducting interviews immediately and hope to bring new employees on as soon as qualified candidates are screened and able to begin employment with GSHS.  Salary requirements, official job descriptions and other pertinent information will be discussed and provided throughout the interview process.  

Volunteer Care Specialist for Mississippi

This position will be based out of our Tupelo office and will function to lead our membership retention efforts across the North MS region.  The person filling this role can expect to work very closely with volunteers in the area, with an emphasis on support and training that necessitates regular engagement, meeting attendance and adult leadership facilitation.  This person’s work will also have an emphasis on working with the communities in the region to develop relationships that can facilitate increased awareness and participation in Girl Scouts in onboarding support.

Interested applicants should respond by Friday, June 28.  We plan to begin conducting interviews immediately and hope to bring new employees on as soon as qualified candidates are screened and able to begin employment with GSHS.  Salary requirements, official job descriptions and other pertinent information will be discussed and provided throughout the interview process.  


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Summer Camp Staff

Want an unbelievable summer in 2020?! 
Apply to be a summer camp counselor next year and find out what you're really capable of.  You might just surprise yourself and you'll definitely have more fun than you ever imagined!

Summer Camp Jobs

Imagine camping, hiking, and boating all summer while making a difference!

We'll be looking for passionate individuals to work with girls and young women next summer. Everything we do is focused on helping girls grow strong, building a safe community, and having fun!

Girl Scouts Heart of the South Summer Camps are offered on two diverse properties which provide unique outdoor opportunities for girls.

Professional Development Opportunities
Summer starts with 10-14 days of intensive training that cover a wide variety of topics applicable throughout your career.

Topics include:

    Risk Management
    Emergency Procedures
    Age-group Characteristics
    Behavior Management
    Conflict Resolution
    Bullying Prevention
    Team Building
    Dealing with Homesickness
    Girl Scout Leadership Experience
    So much more!

Salary and Benefits
We value our staff and offer all our positions:
    Competitive Salaries
    Room and Board
    Training and Certifications

Who:         Female role models, ages 18 years and older

When:    Training: TBA
                Camp:  TBA

Where:     Kamp Kiwani, Middleton, TN
                Camp Tik-A-Witha, Van Vleet, MS

In addition to summer camp counselors, we also typically have openings for the following positions:

Assistant Cook

Assist in managing food service operations and meal preparation. Take primary responsibility for special diets, vegetarian meals and pack-outs. Knowledge and experience in quantity cooking preferred.

Health Care Supervisor

Minimum age 21. Manage the health of all campers and staff, respond to emergencies, and administer medications. RN or advanced First Aid certification preferred.

High Adventure Counselor

Minimum age 18. Manage safety hazards at the climbing wall and teach basic technique. Must be comfortable leading girls and comfortable with enforcing rules. Experience climbing or belaying is preferred. Training is provided.

Lifeguards

Ensure a safe environment for swimming and boating. Must be a strong swimmer in cold water. Training provided for qualified candidates.

Check back in spring 2020 to apply for a summer you'll never forget!!


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Internships

Girl Scouts Heart of the South is a wonderful place to explore your future career interests. Are you interested in non-profit, communications, community engagement and networking? We have a place for you.

We offer a variety of internships to meet your interests throughout our 59-county jurisdiction. 

Ready to apply? Send your resume and a cover letter explaining why you want to intern with the council to internships@girlscoutshs.org.