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Camp Name: Camp Independence

Camp Location: Ingleside, IL

Camp Description: Camp Independence is specifically designed for children and young adults with spina bifida. Campers have fun while climbing the tower, singing around the campfire, paddling a boat, and making new friends. Campers are shown that even though they have a disability; they can be anything they want to be and are provided with an environment where they can be successful.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Independence YMCA

YMCA Location: Ingleside, IL

Job Description and Required Certifications: JOB SUMMARY: YMCA Camp Independence is a camp for children and adults with spina bifida. This is a summer seasonal position that will report directly to the Camp Director. Responsible for the overall organization and implementation of the YMCA Camp Independence resident camp program. Also responsible for High Element/Low Element, and Tower operations for campers during the summer season. SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES: •Coordinates the operation of assigned program areas. Evaluates programs. •Assists in Hires, training; Supervises staff and volunteers. •Schedules staff to ensure coverage of all activities. •Maintains cleanliness and safety of facilities and equipment. •Develops promotional materials and distributes program information. •Maintains YMCA standards and ensures compliance with requirements. Ensures accidents and incidents are reported. •Develops special events and activities. •Assists with developing and managing the budgets related to the program areas. REQUIREMENTS: Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent with prior experience working with youth. Associates Degree preferred. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. Employment is subject to a background check.

Salary Information: USD $245.00/Wk-USD $260.00/Wk.

Room and Board Provided: No

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Contact: Jennifer Boyd

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