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Program Director - Day Camp

Bronx House

Description:

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with the hiring and orientation of activity specialists.
  • Acquire & approve lesson plans from specialists, ensuring camper safety and age appropriateness.
  • Supervise activity specialists.
  • Coach specialists on appropriate group management and facilitation strategies as needed.
  • Evaluate the quality of instruction and activities.
  • Help creating overall camp program content, design, and scheduling, including camp spirit.
  • Oversee specialist supply purchasing.
  • Publishing and circulate weekly newsletter which includes camper and specialist content via email and hardcopy.
  • Create schedules for special events.
  • Book entertainment vendors – two each session (carnival last day of camp).
  • Assist with camp site readiness preparation before camp begins as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be fully vaccinated/boosted for COVID-19.
  • Experience working with children in a summer camp setting.
  • Experience creating lesson plans and facilitating activities.
  • Must be able to effectively supervise/guide staff to lead activities with energy and enthusiasm.
  • Must exhibit strong interpersonal skills.
  • Effectively resolve conflicts.

***All supervisors are expected to lead or assist with other camp duties as needed.

***All supervisors are expected to promote, foster, and maintain a camp environment of positive attitudes, teamwork, cooperation, acceptance, encouragement, respect, strong work ethic and other positive values.

Print Name: ____________________________ Signature: _________________________ Date: ________

How to Apply:

Email cover letter and resume to leon@bronxhouse.org

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