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All staff must be at least 15 years of age and have completed 10th grade.
Check the position below that you are applying for:
Work Crew Kitchen Crew Cabin Counselor Jr. Counselor (rising high school senior or rising college freshman)
Term dates (all summer except for work and kitchen crew)
* NOTE: At this time, staff will not be working the week of July 1. Some staff may be offered a position for that week.
Please check any that apply to you:
I am a certified lifeguard I am a certified boat driver I will have my lifeguard and/or boat driver certification before the summer
Please be aware that CVP is an "unplugged" environment. During camp sessions, summer staff have very limited use of electronic media and communication devices such as cell phones.
Do you regularly attend?Yes No If no, why?
Campus ministry involvement:
Contact for ministry: Phone:
Please answer the following as briefly as possible (255 characters maximum)...
Describe your devotional practice:
What experience have you had that you consider to be valuable background for serving on a camp staff?
Explain your ministry experience with children:
Have you had experience leading groups in the past few years? Explain:
Counsellorships are only available to those who have a conscientious respect for organization and the need for compliance with rules and regulations
that place the welfare of campers ahead of personal interests. How do you feel about this?
Can you still be energetic and show enthusiasm even though your responsibility may become rather routine?
Is a limited time off schedule satisfactory with you?
How would you describe your ability to get along with others?
My goals for my campers would be:
How did you hear about CVP?
Do your parents support the possibility of you working at CVP?Yes No
What are your two strongest qualities?
What are your two weakest qualities?
Describe your growth in Christ this past year:
You can expand a little here...
How does a person become a Christian?
What is the biggest struggle (spiritual, social, academic, etc.) you have dealt with this year and what has the process taught you?
Who are your heroes?
How do you resolve conflict?
What do you hope to gain personally from a summer at CVP?
Describe your work ethic.
Tell of a time when you shared Jesus Christ with another person.
Please write your personal testimony explaining when you became a Christian and important moments in your Christian life.
Do you play the guitar? Yes No
Are you interested in helping lead worship? Yes No
Please rate your competency level from 0 (no skill) to 5 (advanced skill)...
Please choose one word that best describes your personal views on the following and state any personal involvement...
DRINKING: Do you drink? Yes NoIf yes, most recent?
SMOKING: Do you use tobacco products? Yes NoIf yes, most recent?
ABUSE: (physical, sexual, emotional) List any experience you've had:
CUTTING: Do you participate? Yes No
PORNOGRAPHY: Do you participate? Yes No
ABORTION: Do you support? Yes No
TATTOOS: Do you have any? Yes No
BODY PIERCING: Do you have any? Yes No
EATING DISORDERS: Do you have or ever had this in the past? Yes No
HOMOSEXUALITY: Do you condone or participate? Yes No
We do a criminal background check on all employees.
Have you ever been arrested and/or convicted of criminal charges?Yes NoIf yes, please explain:
Social Security Number:
Driver's License Number: State:
List any accidents or traffic violations you have had in the past three years: