YOUTH PROGRAM DIRECTOR
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Camp Name: Camp Hanes

Camp Location: King, NC

Camp Description: Can you plan the most awesome campout a kid has ever experienced? Lead the chicken dance at our region’s largest Daddy-Daughter dance? Network with and lead fathers as they strengthen the bond with their children? These are just a few of the requirements for the Youth Program Director at William G. White, Jr. Family YMCA. The hybrid role will lead Adventure Guides along with additional youth and camp programming responsibilities. Director will split time between the flagship branch located near downtown Winston-Salem during the school year and our beautiful resident camp, YMCA Camp Hanes, during the summer. With more than 500 fathers and children, the Adventure Guides/Princess program fosters the father/child relationship through activities that allow them to spend time together. View full Adventure Guide program details at www.ymcaag.com. We are looking for a big kid at heart who can also: - Develop and adhere to program budget. - Understand the inherent value of YMCA youth programming and effectively communicate that value through marketing and community outreach. Also be able to plan and implement entertaining programming. - Have a strong track record of charismatic leadership of children, as well as building relationships with parents and volunteers. Develop strategies to attract and retain Adventure Guide tribes, as well as sustain existing groups. - Seamlessly balance Adventure Guides responsibilities with additional sports and youth programming assignments during the school year, while transitioning to the resident Camp role during the summer. - Provide leadership and guidance for Camp Hanes campers/staff, especially those involved in the Climber program (ages 6-9). - Aspire to grow the program within the Association and continue his or her own professional development.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Northwest North Carolina

YMCA Location: Winston Salem, NC

Job Description and Required Certifications: Qualifications: •Bachelor’s degree from 4-yr college or university; or 3 years related experience or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience •Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills required •Strong ability to create relationships and market programs •Previous YMCA program / camp leadership strongly preferred •Ability to hire and supervise staff required; experience preferred •MS Office experience required

Salary Information: Status:Full-Time; Exempt Starting Salary: $30,000-$34,000; On-Camp room and board included June - August Reports to: Associate Executive Director / Summer Camp Director

Room and Board Provided: Yes


How to Apply: Submit Application or Resume and Five References to: Jamie Post, j.post@ymcanwnc.org (Indicate Youth Program Director Vacancy in subject line) William G. White, Jr. Family YMCA 775 West End Blvd. Winston-Salem, NC 27101 Application Deadline: November 30, 2012

Apply Online: http://www.ymcanwnc.org

Apply By Email: j.post@ymcanwnc.org

Apply By Phone: 336-721-2100

Contact: Jamie Post
j.post@ymcanwnc.org
775 WEST END BLVD
WINSTON SALEM, NC 27101

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