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Camp Name: Camp Jewell YMCA

Camp Location: Colebrook , CT

Camp Description: Since 1901, Camp Jewell YMCA has facilitated the building of lasting and meaningful relationships between campers, families, guests, staff, and members of our camp community. Camp Jewell hosts over 20,000 visitors each year who enjoy our beautiful 540 acres, friendly staff, and innovative programs. During the summer, over 1500 campers and 180 staff come together to form a vibrant camp community. In the Fall, Winter, and Spring, Outdoor Center guests come to enjoy camp in our conference, teambuilding, outdoor education and family camp programs. All of our programs strive to foster an appreciation for each other through our YMCA values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Metropolitan Hartford

YMCA Location: Hartford, CT

Job Description and Required Certifications: Provide quality programming both recreational and teambuilding/educational for school, retreat and conference groups. Provide excellent customer service to all clients, know and enforce safety rules, care for equipment and facilities, and work well as a member of the camp community. Qualifications Must be at least 18 years of age or older. Bachelor's degree or in progress in education, recreation, related field, OR equivalent experience preferred. Experience or aptitude to work closely with adults and children in a positive, supportive manner. Minimum 6 months experience in camp or related field. Current American Red Cross First Aid and CPR preferred. Lead activities including (but not limited to) archery, arts and crafts, low ropes, high ropes and climbing towers. Will also assist in leading evening programs and work under supervision of assistant camp directors.

Salary Information: $330 per week

Room and Board Provided: Yes

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Contact: Clarissa Santos

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