American Baptist Churches of Pennsylvania and Delaware

Camp Swatara: Executive Director


Camp Swatara (Bethel, PA) is seeking an Executive Director. We are in need of filling this position by May of 2019.  Please be aware that this is an executive position:  we are looking for a CEO/CFO for a non-profit Christian camping ministry with a million dollar budget.  The camp includes a summer resident camping ministry, a family campground, and year-round retreat facilities.

Camp Swatara employs a year-round full-time Program Manager who develops and oversees the summer program, a Buildings and Grounds Manager, a Family Camp Manager, an Office Manager, a Food Service Manager and a Housekeeping Manager. It is the Executive Director’s job to provide oversight for all of these areas, as well as manage and coordinate staff.

The Executive Director will also be responsible for marketing Camp Swatara to bring immediate growth by increasing our user groups. Development and fundraising are important components of this position, as this will help secure the future of Camp Swatara. A full job description is attached.

Applications should be completed electronically and submitted electronically at (please submit via this form, and do not email completed applications).The Search Committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. Please e-mail with any questions.

Cover Letter

Full Job Description

Employment Application - pdf

Employment Application - docx