Summer, Camp Northwoods, Co-Director
Posting Number: 0001585
Job Title: Summer, Camp Northwoods, Co-Director
Department: Summer & SP - Institutes
Position Status: Full-Time
Position Type: Summer
Months per Year: Other
Work Hours: varies
Start Date (For temporary positions only): 6/5/17
End Date (For temporary positions only): 8/11/17
Position band/level: Summer
Tenure Track Status:
Job Summary: The Camp Northwoods Co-Directors are responsible for planning and implementing Camp Northwoods (Skidmore's Day Camp for children entering grades 1 -6) while working closely with the ODSP staff and operating within the New York State Department of Health Camp Guidelines. The Co-Directors are jointly responsible for staffing the camp, implementing programs, scheduling activities, organizing events and managing the staff. Each Co-Director has specific duties that fall within those general responsibilities. A Co-Director can assume the duties of the other Co-Director in the case of absenteeism, emergencies, and managing the camp staff and children if in split locations (e.g., field trips, programmed activities in different locales, etc.).
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree (preferred fields: recreation, education, or related) or equivalent experience. Previous work experience at children's camp or in primary education setting. Must be at least 21 years of age.
Preferred Qualifications: Excellent interpersonal skills. Current Certifications in CPR and First Aid, Respond to Emergencies. Prior experience with NYS Dept. of Health inspections.
Required Applicant Documents: Resume
List of Three References
Optional Applicant Documents:
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Pay Range: $6,500 salary
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
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