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Camp Name: Camp Fitch YMCA

Camp Location: North Springfield, PA

Camp Description: For almost 100 years Camp Fitch has embraced the same timeless mission of helping children grow in spirit, mind and body. Located in North Springfield, Pennsylvania, Camp Fitch offers fun, adventure and learning on the beautiful shores of Lake Erie! Camp Fitch is a camp like no other: an incredible natural environment, wonderful facilities, tremendous programs and activities, and, of course, a professional and dedicated staff comprised of experienced, mission-focused professionals.

Sponsoring YMCA: Fitch Branch YMCA

YMCA Location: North Springfield, PA

Job Description and Required Certifications: Navajo Camp is the name we give to Camp Fitch’s week long resident camp for adults with intellectual disabilities. Participants in Navajo Camp will take part in a variety of traditional camp experiences including swimming, archery, crafts, field games, nature programs, boating, campfires and more. We are a camp that can accommodate many, but not all, special needs. The Navajo Camp Director is responsible for the management of Navajo staff and programming for intellectually disabled adults. A B.S. or equivalent in special education, occupational therapy or a related discipline is preferred. Additionally, previous camp staff experience and administrative experience are also beneficial. Candidates must have the ability to take initiative, be highly organized, effectively communicate, and manage groups. They must have experience in program planning and implementation as well as the desire and ability to live and work in a camp setting. Candidates must be excellent role models, positive, caring, demonstrate integrity and adaptability. Dates of employment are June 9th through August 3rd, 2013.

Salary Information: Commensurate with experience

Room and Board Provided: Yes

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Apply By Phone: 814.922.3219

Contact: Kelly Poese
12600 Ables Rd
North Springfield, PA 16430-

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