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Camp Name: NY YMCA Camp

Camp Location: Huguenot, NY

Camp Description: The New York YMCA Camp serves a diverse group of children composed mostly of New York City children in a globally diverse community built upon the YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Our goal is for each child to enjoy safe adventures, make new friends and have joyful experiences every day. Come join our camp family for one of the most challenging, fun and rewarding summers of your life. The New York YMCA Camp is located on 1,100 forested acres 86 miles northeast of New York City where New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania share a border.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Greater New York

YMCA Location: New York, NY

Job Description and Required Certifications: The NY YMCA Camp is seeking for an experienced individual who will be responsible for supervising and managing all aspects of safety and programs at the camp waterfront. The Director will also be responsible for assessing each camper’s and staff mentor’s swimming ability to determine appropriate swim levels and approved water activities. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Ensure the health, safety and well-being of campers, by providing close supervision of all program activities. • Develop and operate a well-planned program of instruction in swimming and small crafts. • Test and classify staff and campers swimming ability. • Supervise camp staff assigned to the waterfront as lifeguards, lookouts and/or instructors in canoeing, boating, sailing and water-skiing. • Train and supervise staff in water safety and swim instruction. • Maintain waterfront facilities and equipment to comply with all ACA and Department of Health safety codes and standards. • Complete and submit, to the Camp Director, any required evaluations and accurate inventories at the end of the camp season. • Participate and provide leadership to the total swim program. QUALIFICATIONS: • High School diploma or equivalent; college graduate or in pursuit of college degree preferred. • Three years lifeguard experience, open water preferred. • Current First Aid/CPR/AED certifications. • Minimum of 21 years of age. • Effective and clear communication skills. New York City’s YMCA | WE’RE HERE FOR GOOD - EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

Salary Information: $275.00 P/W

Room and Board Provided: Yes


How to Apply:

Apply Online: https://ymcanewyork.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App

Apply By Phone:

Contact: Neil Allmark
300 Big Pond Road
PO Box 622
Huguenot, NY 12746-0622

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