Camp DirectorAt Camp Pinebrook

Posted May 3, 2022 Job Length Year Round


Camp Pinebrook is located on Temple Israel of New Rochelle’s 15-acre campus and is the premier Reform Jewish day camp of Westchester County (just north of New York City). Founded in 2018, Camp Pinebrook is an intimate, caring, vibrant, and fun community for campers ages 3-10. We are partners with many congregations in the area, and help our campers build a link with URJ overnight camps.

Camp Pinebrook has 5 core values: Community, Respect, Compassion, Teamwork, and Encouragement. These values not only shape our programming, but also are the cornerstone of how we work with and train our staff. There is a deep sense of menschlikeit (being ethical and caring human beings). Our summer community includes over 200 campers, and 90 staff members. Our facilities include 2 heated pools, athletic fields, indoor and outdoor basketballs courts, amphitheater, meditation garden, and acres of wooded land.

Camp Pinebrook is part of Temple Israel and is a partner with the year-round early learning child center (Kehillah), and Jewish learning experience (Chavaya). This position is supported by 3 year-round part-time senior staff members, as well as the temple’s bookkeeper, maintenance team, and communication’s manager. The director reports to the executive director of the temple.




Core Competencies and requirements

We seek a dynamic, organized, and energetic self-starter. 5 years of camp experience (3+ managerial), with bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred). The qualities below are essential for success:

• High emotional intelligence: an ability to collaborate effectively with diverse personalities and people of all ages (children, teens, parents)

• Strong leadership skills with the ability to mentor and motivate others

• Self-motivated, proactive, comfortable taking initiative and working on a team

• Service-oriented mind-set with exceptional interpersonal skills

• Strong organizational management skills with the ability to coach staff and manage teams

• Enthusiastic, adaptable, and dependable

• Demonstrated good character, warmth, integrity, and trust with confidential information

• Knowledge of Jewish culture, traditions, and community; previous experience in Jewish programming preferred

• Strong technical/computer skills- experience with Microsoft Office Camp Minder software a plus

• Physical Requirements • Ability to move throughout the temple grounds for long periods of time and to sit at a desk doing computer work for 2-3 hours at a time

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter directly to

Contact Information

Camp Name

Camp Pinebrook

Job Title

Camp Director

Camp Address

1000 Pinebrook Blvd, NEW ROCHELLE, NY, 10804, United States