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Camp John Knox

Summer Staff Application


Position Applying For:


Date of Birth:

Social Security Number:

Did anyone encourage you to apply? Name:
Relationship to you:

Years at Camp John Knox as a: Camper Staff Member
Contact Information

Permanent Address:
City: State: Zip:
(We will send your official “hard copy” paperwork if needed to this address to ensure receipt)

Cell Phone:

(We plan to do most of our paperwork and communication electronically. Please check your email often.)

T-shirt Size:

Church Membership: City:


College Attending (if applicable):

Your College Address (if applicable):
City: State: Zip:

Career Goals:

Present Class or Graduating Year (if applicable):

Major Studies (if applicable):
Skills & Certifications
Place a "1" in front of all skills you have considerable experience with & a "2" in front of all skills you have some experience with.
*Place a "C" next to any skill you are currently certified in.

Arts and Crafts Canoeing Group Activity Leadership
Singing Lifeguarding Camping Skills
Song Leadership High Ropes Digital Photography
Musical Instrument Low Ropes/Challenge Course Maintenance Skills
Instrument: Other:

Application Questions

In order to get better acquainted with you, please respond to the following questions and statements

1. Please tell us about your Christian faith. You may wish to include persons, groups or events that have been or are important to your faith. In what ways are you currently living out your faith.

2. List and describe four characteristics you think are important for a summer staff member at a Christian Camp to possess.

3. Why are you interested in working with children in a Christ-centered environment? What challenges do you expect and how will you deal with those?

Employment and References

Present Employment (if any):

Supervisor Name:

Employer Phone Number:

References: List the names of a minister, teacher, employer, or others that could give a personal reference for you. Include their name, e-mail address, phone number, and relationship to you.




By signing this application, I give permission for John Knox Center to conduct a background check including State, local, criminal, and child abuse records. I also give John Knox Center permission to contact my references and previous employers for information about my character, work ethic, skills, and experience.


If under 18 - Parent/Guardian Signature: DATE: