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Organization: YMCA of Northern Utah
This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Camp Counselor at the YMCA of Northern Utah maintains a supportive, positive atmosphere that welcomes and respects all individuals, promotes the potential of all youth, and provides a quality experience to both youth and their families.




RESPONSIBILITIES OF A DAY CAMP COUNSELOR:

Supervises a group of children and program activities.
Assist in planning daily and weekly activities that will be fun, safe and provide opportunities for skill development. Have a strong hold on program curriculum and care for equipment.
Creates a positive rapport and shared interest with all youth; models relationship-building skills in all interactions.
Provides opportunities for youth to lead, problem-solve, and make decisions and choices within the program and provides daily opportunities for youth to reflect on and respond to their experiences.
Provides and welcomes ongoing dialogue with parents and caregivers about their child’s needs and progress; connects families to the Y.




*This is not an exhaustive list of job duties. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned.




REQUIREMENTS TO BE A DAY CAMP COUNSELOR:

High school diploma or equivalent; one year or more of college preferred.
Meets minimum age standards as established by state law and/or the Y.
CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications required.
Previous experience working with children in a camp setting preferred.
Previous experience in one or more of the following areas preferred: outdoor living, arts and crafts, hiking, songs/music, skits, sports, aquatics, or recreational games.
Previous experience working with diverse populations.




PART TIME BENEFITS:

50% off Childcare programming

Employee & Employer Retirement Contribution Options
Professional Development Assistance




OUR YMCA CULTURE:

Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause of strengthening communities with purpose and intentionality every day.  We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.




This job announcement is not intended to be inclusive of all functions, responsibilities and qualifications associated with the position, however, representative of the essential job functions and typical criteria considered necessary to successfully perform the position.

Job Details

Open Date: 03-21-2022
Close Date: 05-21-2022
Pay Rate: $13.00-$16.25
Job Status: Part Time
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Contact

Andrea Teasdale
Park City
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