SPORTS AND GAMES DIRECTOR
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Camp Name: Camp Wiyaka

Camp Location: Richmond, NH

Camp Description: Located on Sandy Pond in Richmond, New Hampshire, Camp Wiyaka is a residential summer camp for children ages 7-15. Our daily schedule allows children to participate in tradition camp offerings and choose some unique activities to design their own week. There’s time for swimming, boating, doing arts and crafts, archery, playing sports and games, learning about nature and so much more. Nightly campfires, family style meals, and platform tents have been part of the Camp Wiyaka tradition since 1921. We offer coed and single gender weeks during the summer season. In addition to the week long programs, 3-day Mini Camp sessions and 2-week Leader-In-Training take place during the summer.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Wiyaka YMCA

YMCA Location: Athol, MA

Job Description and Required Certifications: Description: The Sports + Games Director is responsible for planning, directing, and supervising fun / age + ability appropriate programs and activities for campers. Design and implement activities that make use of a variety of equipment, the camp environment, and resources available. It is the responsibility of the S+G Director to maintain a clean and organized storage space as well as ensure the safety of campers in their care. S+G Director is a member of the senior staff team, and as such, is responsible for assisting to lead general camp activities, camper safety, and basic maintenance of the facility. S+G Director will often have the assistance of a counselor / CIT during programs. Qualifications: - Minimum 18 years of age - Experience in sports and games instruction - Experience and / or desire for working with youth - Willingness for follow / give directions and work as a team member - Strong leadership and organization skills - Willingness to as for assistance when needed or desired - Clean CORI / SORI, background check - Good health - Ability to interact with all age levels o Capability to relate to youth and adults in a positive manner o Supervise others of varying ages and abilities

Salary Information: Salary Range: $250 - $260 per week

Room and Board Provided: Yes


How to Apply: Visit our website – www.campwiyaka.org – to find an application. Employment applications (and resume if desired) can be mailed or faxed (978 249 4009) to the Athol Area YMCA, or emailed to campwiyaka@yahoo.com. Address questions to Camp Director, Kate Wesolowski - 978 249 3305 (ex 21 if prompted), campwiyaka@yahoo.com

Apply By Email: campwiyaka@yahoo.com

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Contact: Kate Wesolowski
545 MAIN ST
ATHOL, MA 01331

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