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Camp Name: YMCA Cha-La-Kee

Camp Location: Huntsville, AL

Camp Description: 61-acre campus on beautiful Lake Guntersville in Guntersville, Alabama.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Metropolitan Huntsville AL

YMCA Location: Huntsville, AL

Job Description and Required Certifications: Camp Cha-La-Kee offers overnight resident camp for youth, day time camp activities for YMCA day camp participants, seasonal camps, group camping and outdoor education programs. The Director of Camping Services is responsible for: -Communicating, cultivating, educating and implementing the mission, goals, and values of the YMCA. -Will be involved in all aspects of camp programming, management, staffing and training. -Design and implementation of strong program, applications, camper/parent satisfaction, supervision of staff, fiscal management and budgeting. -Leading the planning process for program expansion to meet the needs of program participants and community into the future. Requirements: -Bachelor's degree required. -Two (2) or more years of supervisory/programming experience in a resident camp setting preferred. -Demonstrated record of individual development and ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people. -Must have a valid driver's license and be insurable. -Specific aquatic knowledge is required including lifeguarding certifications and lifeguard supervision. Lifeguard Instructor certification is preferred. -Certified Pool Operator Certification is preferred. -High/Low ropes experience preferred. -Must have basic understanding of food service and food safety. Serve Safe certification preferred. -Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Member ST Proficiency preferred.

Salary Information: Salary: $28,000-$34,000 Additional Compensation Details: Retirement contribution of 12%; portion paid health/dental (BC/BS of Alabama), long term disability, short term disability, life insurance and 100% paid basic life insurance.

Room and Board Provided: No

How to Apply: Please submit cover letter, resume and three professional references to Andrea Hamlett, Human Resources Director at or by mail to: Andrea Hamlett, HR Director, YMCA of Metropolitan Huntsville, 120 Holmes Avenue, Suite 405, Huntsville, AL 35801

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