Special needs day campers and teen counselors wanted



MILTON, Ga. — Registration is now open for Camp Joyful Soles, a day camp for children ages 13 – 18 with a special needs case.

Camp Joyful Soles, held in conjunction with Alpharetta’s Camp Happy Hearts, will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 3 to July 26, with no camp the week of July 4, at Hopewell Middle School, 13060 Cogburn Road.

This small, specialized camp is limited to 20 participants a week and includes arts and crafts, games, special guests, fitness classes and swimming once a week.

Cost is $125 for Milton and Alpharetta residents and $187.50 for non-residents per week.

There is a $50 per-week, non-refundable, non-transferable fee to hold spaces in future weeks. Remainder of the balance is due prior to the week reserved.

Guardians may register for all seven weeks or a week at a time. The first week must be paid in full.

Teen counselors are also needed to aid with the Camp Joyful Soles activities.

The Milton Parks and Recreation Department is hiring four seasonal counselor positions to help run and staff Camp Joyful Soles.

Interested applicants need to have graduated high school by June 1, 2013.

Full information on job qualifications, pay and more is available at the city of Milton’s online Career Center.

Teen counselor applications are due April 10.

For more information on the job, contact Human Resources Director Sam Trager at 678-242-2516 or sam.trager@cityofmiltonga.us.

To register a child as a participant in Joyful Soles, go to www.cityofmiltonga.org.

Forms may be filled out online, then mailed or dropped off at Milton’s City Hall, 13000 Deerfield Parkway, Suite 107.

Please make sure if mailing to clearly mark the contents are for Tom Gilliam, recreation programs coordinator.

For more information, contact Gilliam at 678-242-2519 or tom.gilliam@cityofmiltonga.us.

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