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Camp Name: Summer Day Camp

Camp Location: Maplewood, NJ

Camp Description: The South Mountain YMCA Day Camps provide a safe and enriching environment for campers to participate in healthy, developmentally-appropriate activities and learning experience. The Y’s camp season runs from June 30 - August 29th. All hired staff will need to attend a minimum of 30 hours of pre-camp trainings on some evenings and most Saturdays in June.

Sponsoring YMCA: South Mountain Branch YMCA

YMCA Location: Maplewood, NJ

Job Description and Required Certifications: The South Mountain YMCA is looking for Summer Aquatics Coordinator to oversee the Swim Programs, Lifeguards and Swim Instructors for the South Mountain YMCA Summer Camp Aquatic Programs. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to hiring and scheduling Lifeguards, assisting in training guards and counselors in aquatics safety and instruction, and overseeing the progressive swim program at three pool sites: South Orange Town Pool, Maplewood County Club Pool, and the JCC Pool in West Orange as well as aquatics field trips. Minimum Qualifications: • Must have high school diploma. • At least four years of Lifeguarding experience; previous supervisory experience preferred. • Must be certified and have completed an American Red Cross or YMCA Lifeguard certification course successfully including First Aid, CPR/AED for the professional rescuer. • Currently certified as a Swim Instructor with the Red Cross (WSI) or the YMCA (YSL). Schedule: Monday-Friday 9:00am-11:30am & 1:15pm-3:00pm

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Room and Board Provided: No

How to Apply: All applications must be filled out completely with personal and professional references. Professional references for young adults or teens may include teachers, coaches or volunteer managers. Personal references must be direct family members. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review. Please submit your resume and/or completed employment application and proof of certifications to: Tommy Donaldson, Enrichment and Teen Camps Director, at South Mountain YMCA 13 Jefferson Avenue Maplewood, NJ 07040 or email to

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Contact: Thomas J Donaldson

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