Day Camp DirectorAt Camp Ruach

Posted Sep 13, 2019 Job Length Year Round


The Day Camp Director, a year-round position, shares in the Asheville Jewish Community Center’s commitment to the highest quality programs while providing excellent customer service. The individual is responsible for program development, implementation, and evaluation for the JCC’s Camp Ruach, a summer day camp program, and Camp Tikvah, an inclusive day camp for children with autism. The Day Camp Director also provides support to the Youth & Teen Director during the school year. Camp and youth programming are part of the Asheville JCC’s 5-star license. The Day Camp Director develops and manages camp programs that build community and enhance Jewish culture and knowledge.


Bachelor's degree Experience working with elementary and middle school aged children in a day camp setting Strong written and oral communication skills; ability to communicate benefits of summer camp with enthusiasm Organizational skills and ability to plan and implement fun and enriching programs for children Budget development and financial management skills Human resources experience, including hiring, staff management, training and supervision Knowledge of Jewish culture, values, and traditions Ability to relate positively and constructively to children, parents, and staff

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Executive Director, Ashley Lasher, at

Contact Information

Camp Name

Camp Ruach

Job Title

Day Camp Director

Camp Address

236 Charlotte Street, Asheville, NC, 28801, United States