Group CounselorsAt Young Judaea Sprout Westchester Day Camp

Posted Feb 6, 2020 Job Length Summer

Description

Sprout Westchester is a Jewish day camp located on beautiful camp grounds in Croton on Hudson in Westchester County and enrolls campers entering pre-K through 6th grade.

Camp runs from June 29th-August 20th Monday-Friday from 9:00 am-4:00 pm. Group counselors at Sprout will work June 29th-August 21st from 8:15 am-4:15 pm with staff training beginning in the middle of June.

Position Summary

Sprout is seeking mature, responsible, hard working group counselors who love being with children and are excited to spend their summer at a full day summer camp program. Group counselors are responsible for supervising the campers in their group throughout the day, participating in activities with campers (including our swim program) and assisting activity specialists as needed. Group counselors at Sprout help bring their enthusiasm and creativity to daily activities and routines and make campers’ days special and fun with their warmth and caring nature. Transportation to and from camp can be made available.

Responsibilities Include

*Attending and participating in activities with camp groups

*Being responsible for the safety and well-being of all campers in group

*Addressing camper behavioral and emotional/social issues and bringing relevant issues to the attention of a unit head or senior staff member

*Serving as a positive role model for campers

*Working together as a team with other staff members

About Sprout Westchester Day Camp

Sprout Westchester, a Young Judaea day camp, is a place where children and staff join together to create a diverse, joyful community based on fun, Jewish values, friendship, and personal growth. Sprout Westchester provides campers with an inclusive and supportive community, an opportunity to participate and grow, and a place to develop a connection to Israel and one another.

Complete the online application on our website, www.sproutwestchester.org, or e-mail us at staff@sproutwestchester.org

Requirements

Position Requirements *Available for the entirety of the camp and training season *Experience working with young children *Aligned with our mission of providing a Jewish camping experience that builds a joyful community where everyone participates and supports one another

How to Apply

Complete an online application at https://sproutwestchester.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App or e-mail a resume to camp@sproutwestchester.org

Contact Information

Camp Name

Young Judaea Sprout Westchester Day Camp

Job Title

Group Counselors

Camp Address

500 Yorktown Road, Croton on Hudson, New York, 10520, United States