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Camp Name: Camp Shady Brook

Camp Location: Sedalia, CO

Camp Description: YMCA Camp Shady Brook is located 90 minutes Southwest of Denver on the South Platte River, nestled in the beautiful Rocky Mountains at 6800 feet in elevation. We have an amazing summer staff of 50 talented people from all over the world to bring approximately 150 campers to camp for 10 different weeks each summer. We believe strongly in our mission and are highly selective in our staff hiring. We create a world for children as it is supposted to be: a safe, fun community of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility, specializing in giving children a memorable summer experience that will help shape the rest of their lives.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camping Services Branch YMCA

YMCA Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Job Description and Required Certifications: POSITION DESCRIPTION: The successful Teen Leadership Director will be highly organized will designing and implementing quality teen leadership programs. The Teen Leadership Director will implement Leadership Development, and Counselor in Training programs for teens aged 13-17 based off of Michael Brandwein’s teachings in his book Learning Leadership. MINIMUM CRITERIA FOR CANDIDATES: Required: •Must be at least 21 years of age •CPR & First Aid Certifications •Previous overnight camp experience •High School Diploma required •Minimum of three months of full time or equivalent part time satisfactory and verifiable experience with middle school age children, and teens. Preferred: •Six months of satisfactory and verifiable experience with middle school age children and teens. •Previous work with teen leadership programs •2 years previous camp experience •1 year previous supervisory experience KEY FOCUS AREAS: •Safety/Risk Management •Child/Youth Development •Program Design and Implementation •Staff Supervision

Salary Information: Seasonal 10.5 week position $2,268 - $2,394 / season

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Visit our website at www.ppymca.org to coplete an on-line application. Resumes will not be considered without a completed on-line job application.

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

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Contact: Pat Soldan

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