Summer Day Camp Staff

This position provides direct supervision of a group of children in summer day camp. The staff member can expect:

  • plan and implement program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate and consistent with the YCA values of honesty, respect, responsibility and caring
  • adhere to program standards including safety and cleanliness standards
  • attend staff meetings and trainings
  • follow YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergencies
  • maintain positive relations with parents and other staff
  • High school graduate or equivalent; one year or more of college preferred
  • Previous experience working with children preferably in a day camp setting
  • Experience preferred in one or more of the following areas: songs/music, skits, sports, aquatics, recreational games, etc.
  • At least 18 years of age
  • CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse Prevention training within 30 days of hire date
  • Previous experience with diverse populations preferred

Physical Demands

  • Ability to plan, lead and participate in a range of activities in a variety of outdoor/indoor settings
  • Camp hours are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. but extended watch times are from 7:30 to 9 a.m. and 4 to 5:30 p.m.
If you are interested in applying for this position or have questions, please contact Crystal Andrews at [email protected] or call 814.535.8381

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