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2017 Kay’s Kamp Applications   
July 22-29, 2017 (kampers arrive on the 23rd)
Returning staff: The deadline to apply as a returning staff member has passed.   For questions contact Andrew Warren, Staff Director andrew@kaysfdn.org. New staff: Once your application has been submitted and you have passed our background check, you will receive an email confirmation from our application coordinator. In addition, you will receive a phone call and email from one of our staff directors introducing themselves and sharing important information regarding interview dates, times and location. After your interview, you will receive an email notice indicating whether or not you have been hired and, where appropriate, the steps you need to take to begin the online staff training process. Applications must be received by May 15, 2017. Junior Counselor applications: Beginning the 2017 kamp season, our junior counselor position will be offered to new and returning 19-year-old adults who are currently in treatment or cancer survivors. This program was restructured to ease the transition from an LIT to a future staff member. JC’s must complete the new staff application.  Applications must be received by May 15, 2017. New Staff Application Expert Online Training All staff are expected to complete online training by June 16.  You will receive login information once your application has been approved.  If you do not complete this training, you will not be invited to join us for the 2017 kamp week. If you have any concerns or questions regarding the completion of your online training, you must email our Kamp Director- Gretchen Loose directly. Please email her as soon as possible at gloose@kayskamp.org.
Kampers  Any child, ages 5-17, who is undergoing cancer treatment or is in remission may attend with physicians approval.  Seventeen-year-olds have the option to attend as a Kamper or to apply to be a Leader in Training. (LIT) LITs Once your application has been submitted and accepted you will receive and email confirmation from our application coordinator. In addition, our LIT Director will contact you via email or phone to assist you with the next steps of your process to join us at kamp.  Applications must be received by May 15, 2017. Kamper/LIT Application PNP form CVL Policy
Staff Applications Volunteers must be 20 years or older to apply as staff NOTE: requirements for Jr. Counselors has recently changed If you have any questions please contact: Gretchen Loose, Kamp Director: gloose@kayskamp.org or Dave Wessell, Director in Training: dave@kayskamp.org
Kamper/LIT Applications If you have any questions please contact: Katie Stokes, Kamper Recruiter  katie@kayskamp.org
Medical Staff Applications If you have any questions please contact:  Mary Ellen McKnight, Medical Coordination Director: memcknight@kewf.org
Returning  medical staff: Once your application has been submitted and you have passed our background check, you will receive an email confirmation from our application coordinator.  The Medical Coordination Director will be in contact with you regarding your availability for the week. New medical staff: Once your application has been submitted and you have passed our background check, you will receive an email confirmation from our application coordinator. In addition, you will receive a phone call and/or email from a member of the medical committee, introducing themselves and sharing important information regarding interview dates, times and location. After your interview, you will receive an email notice indicating whether or not you have been hired Fire Fly Nurses: Please note, in order to maintain continuity of care, all Fire Fly nurses must commit to either day shift or evening shift for the entire Kamp week. Medical Staff Application Medical abbreviated application:  If you will be volunteering for 2 days/shifts or less, please complete this abbreviated medical application for the 2017 Kamp Session.  Make sure to sign and complete all required areas. Medical Day Application
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