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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: http://www.metroymcas.org/clientuploads/_SouthMountainYMCA/ChildcareCampForms/General%20Camp/SM%202014%20Camp%20Brochure%20FINAL.PDF

Sponsoring YMCA: South Mountain Branch YMCA

YMCA Location: Maplewood, NJ

Job Description and Required Certifications: PT Swim Instructors (15-17 yrs) - Swim Instructors are responsible for assisting camper groups with swim lessons in the early part of the camp day. Our YMCA Lifeguards train and assist our staff in leading swim lessons. Applicant must have good customer service skills and be interested in learning how to provide excellent customer service for parents and campers. Applicants must be able to encourage campers to be comfortable in the water and learn how to swim. Our campers are swim-tested and placed into appropriate levels to ensure their progression. Starting hourly wage rate is $5.50 for first time hires that are under age 18, per youth minimum wage compliance.

Salary Information:

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: jmacafee@metroymcas.org (P) 973-762-0860.

Apply Online: http://www.metroymcas.org/clientuploads/pdf/Camp%20Employment%20Application%20NEW.pdf

Apply By Phone:

Contact: Jennifer MacAfee

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