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Camp Name: Summer Day Camp

Camp Location: Maplewood, NJ

Camp Description: South Mountain YMCA Day Camps provide a safe and enriching environment for campers to participate in healthy, developmentally-appropriate activities and learning experience. The Y’s camp season runs from June 30 - August 29th. All hired staff will need to attend a minimum of 30 hours of pre-camp trainings on some evenings and most Saturdays in June. Higher level camp positions also require pre-camp planning as part of the position requirements. All open camp positions for the 2014 season are listed on this vacancy. Many of these positions are available at any of our 14-day camps with daily hours ranging from 7am to 7pm for both full and part time positions. To learn more about our camp offerings, please go to:

Sponsoring YMCA: South Mountain Branch YMCA

YMCA Location: Maplewood, NJ

Job Description and Required Certifications: FT Senior Counselors (18 yrs and older) - Senior Counselors are responsible for supervising Junior Counselors and camper groups, implementing day-to-day activities, assist in the planning of special events and camp activities, leading daily swim lessons, engaging children in activities, and communicating concerns and issues to parents and directors. Applicant must have prior experience in providing excellent customer service for parents, campers, and staff leadership. Must be willing and able to get into the water to assist in swim lessons daily after being trained by YMCA lifeguard staff. Starting hourly wage rate $8.50.

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Room and Board Provided: No

How to Apply: Employment Application Process: • Applicant submits application. • Applications are reviewed for the proper and matching camp/position. • Directors call eligible applicants for a phone screening. • Directors arrange in-person interviews with selected top candidates. • Background and reference checks are performed. All applications must be filled out completely with personal and professional references. Professional references for young adults or teens may include teachers, coaches or volunteer managers. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review. Complete applications should be sent to: Attn: Camp Hiring Manager C/o South Mountain YMCA 13 Jefferson Avenue Maplewood, NJ 07040 or email to: (P) 973-762-0860.

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Contact: Jennifer MacAfee

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