Information on training for Senior Staff, Staff Assistant (SA) and Counselor In Training (CIT)

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Pay and Time Off

Pay and Time Off information for Senior Staff, Staff Assistant (SA) and Counselor In Training (CIT)

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Application Process

Tekoa has a hiring process that examines a number of personal qualities that each applicant must possess and requires them to complete a thorough application process.

Read more: Application Process


What We Look For

The personal qualities and criteria we look for in our applicants:

  • A Christian, high school or college age student excited about Tekoa's mission of "Touching hearts, changing lives, sharing the light of Christ."
  • Show evidence that they enjoy interacting with children
  • Show excitement for working in the outdoors
  • Show signs of being a good listener
  • Able to think quickly and react positively to pressure situations
  • Show evidence of working well with others
  • Ready to laugh, cry and smile along side their campers

Application Forms

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2014 Season Applications:

First Year Senior Staff Application 

Returning Senior Staff Application (including all Support Staff roles)

Staff Assistant (SA)  Application (Rising College Freshmen)

We are no longer accepting Female SA applications.

Counselor In Training Application (Rising Seniors in HS)

We are no longer accepting CIT applications.

Reference Forms:

Senior Staff / SA Reference Form

CIT Reference Form


This form will be available soon.

All reference letters and applications are submitted online. Interviews are conducted following the receipt of your application and references.
Feel free to call the office if you have any questions at all. Thank you!