SUDBURY SUMMER CAMP DIRECTOR (ELEMENTARY)

Sudbury Park and Recreation ( learn more )

Sudbury , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2878225
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : December 26, 2017
  • Starting Date: June 25, 2018

Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
The following duties ARE NOT intended to serve as a comprehensive list of all duties performed by all employees in this classification, only a representative summary of the primary duties and responsibilities. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties listed and may be required to perform additional, position?specific duties.
• Mandatory attendance:
? Must attend all preseason training and all days that the program is running.
• Planning all facets of the camp, including theme days/weeks.
• Leading meeting of entire staff and campers.
• Responsible for the supervision and evaluation of staff.
• Creating activities that will be fun, educational, and developmentally appropriate for camp.
• Interacts frequently with parents and guardians of campers during drop-off and pick-up and if there are any issues during the camp day.
• Assists with organizing schedules and groups for each session.
• Relates programs, concerns, etc. to the Park and Recreation Director.
• Instructing staff on how to implement plans for the week and gives guidance on working with campers and parents.
• Act as a social role model for all children at camp, counselors?in?training, and staff.
• Enforce Sudbury Summer Camp regulations and policies to assure safety of all children in attendance.
• Must be able to think on feet (problem solve), and stay calm with children as well as their parents. Ability to exercise judgment, decisiveness and creativity.
• Planning logistics for all weekly field trips

Supervision:
The Camp Director reports to the Sudbury Parks and Recreation Program Coordinator and Director. The Camp Director directly supervises the Assistant Director/Early Drop-Off coordinator, Assistant Director/CIT Director, Program Specialists, and Camp Counselors.

Job Environment:
Summer camp is packed with many different programs including science, art, swimming, sports, music, field trips, and other typical camp activities. Groups will be formulated of 10?20 kids and two staff. These environments require staff members to constantly be on the move and actively involved in all activities with campers. Individuals must be self?motivated and comfortable speaking and interacting with children with and without disabilities as well as their parents. On site days are located at 40 Fairbank Road, Sudbury, MA 01776. Off-site locations are to be determined at a later date.

All interested candidates should submit the following:
Town of Sudbury Job Application (https://sudbury.ma.us/hr/employment-application/),
Resume, Cover Letter, Two letters of Reference

Attn: Julie Harrington
40 Fairbank Road
Sudbury MA, 01776
or
dauphinaise@sudbury.ma.us
  • Position Type: Summer
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Seasonal/Other Opportunities > Summer Camps/Programs
  • Job Requirements

    • Recommended Minimum Qualifications:
      a. Education, training and experience
      • Must be a college graduate.
      • Must have experience working with children in either a camp or school environment.
      • Teacher certification preferred but not required.
      b. Physical Requirements
      The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
      Moderate physical effort is generally required which involves occasional lifting/moving/ pushing up to 30 pounds; may occasionally lift/move/push up to 60 pounds. Frequently required to spend 5+hours standing and/or walking.
      c. Additional Requirements
      • CPR and First Aid certification
      • Training will be provided
      • Must be comfortable swimming
      • Valid driver’s license
    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Ethan Dauphinais
    • 40 Fairbank Road
    • Sudbury, Massachusetts 01776

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