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Working at a Y camp, you'll be a positive role
model and help kids learn values, improve
personal relationships, become more independent, appreciate diversity and develop into strong
Camp Name: Camp Tockwogh
Camp Location: Worton, MD
Camp Description: A traditional co-ed overnight summer camp and conference center located on the Upper Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland. We specialize in Sailing and Wakeboarding/Waterskiing and also have excellent Challenge Course, Equestrian, Athletics, Fine Arts and Outdoor Education programs.
Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Delaware
YMCA Location: Wilmington, DE
Job Description and Required Certifications: YMCA Camp Tockwogh is looking for a mature, dynamic, knowledgeable, motivated team player to provide leadership to our Conference Department. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated by the prospect of working, living and playing on the shores of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Under the direction of the Program Director, the Assistant Director- Conference is responsible for the administration, development, and implementation of all conference programs and camps including but not limited to Adventure Guides, Church Retreats, Boy and Girl Scout Groups, Special Events, Family Camps, Service Weekend at Camp Tockwogh. The Assistant Director- Conference will provide on site supervision of all land based programs and special events. Responsibilities include staff and camper recruitment and retention, personnel management, fiscal management, program, staff, and camper development, equipment and facility management. The primary responsibilities of this job focus on running and managing the conference department, which includes rental groups, retreats and family camps. The Assistant Director will be the main point of contact for the aforementioned groups and will assist them by scheduling staff, developing programs as needed, and responding to their inquiries. Serve as a campaigner and part of our volunteer support system during our annual Strong Kids Campaign. Able to manage staff and participants, assist with basic HR tasks, schedule activities, help with marketing, and maintain a safe and high quality program. Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience; minimum of 3+ year's progressive professional experience in residential camping and staff management. Minimum two years experience of program delivery. Minimum two years of challenge course delivery preferred. Waterfront program delivery is preferred (sailing, boating, skiing). Certification in First Aid/CPR is preferred or ability to do so within 6 months. Must live on property and be part of a rotating schedule of directors to be on duty around the clock during the summer/conference season.
Salary Information: $31,100 - $35,000, excellent benefits including 12% retirement. Housing is provided in a 2 bed, 1 bathroom house with a living room, kitchen, and porch.
Room and Board Provided: Yes
How to Apply: Submit cover letter, resume and four references online.
Apply By Phone:
Contact: Courtney Izett
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