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Camp Name: Carousel Kids-Special Needs Camp

Camp Location: Basking Ridge, NJ

Camp Description: The Somerset Hills is looking for Special Needs professionals to work in our Carousel Kids program this August. The Carousel Kids Program runs in 2 – 1 week sessions. The first session is 8/12-8/16 and the second session is 8/19-8/23. It offers a variety of programs such as swimming, arts, gymnastics, creative movement and more to children ages 4-12. The Teacher is responsible for supervision/guidance of individual(s) with special needs, including developmental, behavioral, and/or physical disabilities, to allow inclusion and participation in a YMCA Special Needs Program. He/she is responsible for maintaining a safe environment for the individual he/she is supervising as well as for those other participants and staff in the class. Simultaneously we have children who will be participating in the regular camp program that will require Assistants as well. The dates for this are: Session D: 8/5-8/16 – This is 2 weeks Session E: 8/19-8/23 – This is 1 week

Sponsoring YMCA: Somerset Hills YMCA

YMCA Location: Basking Ridge, NJ

Job Description and Required Certifications: The Teacher has a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education or related field. The Assistant has a minimum of 60 credits toward a Bachelors degree. Preferred, but not required, is a NJ State Substitute Teacher Certificate and/or Bachelor Degree in Special Education or its equivalent in education or experience. Must have a minimum of one year hands-on experience working with individuals with special needs, preferably related to the disability of the participant(s) he/she will be supervising. Must be certified in CPR (Professional Rescuer) with AED, First Aid, and Blood born Pathogens. Must be a minimum of 18 years of age.

Salary Information: Depends on experience

Room and Board Provided: No

How to Apply: Email/send your application to Brandee Adams, Carousel Kids Coordinator: badams@somersethillsymca.org 140 Mt. Airy Road, Basking Ridge NJ 07920

Apply Online: http://www.somersethillsymca.org/jobs

Apply By Email: badams@somersethillsymca.org

Apply By Phone: 908-630-3532

Contact: Kimberly R deZutter

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