Unit HeadAt Young Judaea Sprout Westchester Day Camp

Posted Mar 15, 2022 Job Length Summer


Young Judaea Sprout Westchester Day Camp

Unit Head

Young Judaea Sprout Westchester blends together 40 years of camping experience of Young Judaea Sprout Lake to create an unprecedented Jewish day camping experience in Northern Westchester. Children entering Pre-K through 6th grade have an opportunity to build a positive sense of self and Jewish identity while having fun and engaging in a wide variety of great programming. Families will form community through weekly Shabbat gatherings during the summer at camp and be reconnected year-round in Jewish activities at our local site.

Located in Croton-on-Hudson, on a majestic 26-acre site overlooking a beautiful reservoir, our site includes two swimming pools, a waterfront for boating, arts and crafts with ceramics, cooking studio, sports fields, garden and nature center, two ropes courses, archery, karate, petting zoo and plenty of outdoor space for socially distanced fun!

Sprout Westchester values staff that are positive and flexible team players who are excited to spend the summer with young campers and staff. We are looking for a mature, responsible, energetic and nurturing person for our Unit Head position.

Job Description

-Oversee 12-15 counselors
-Act as the bridge of camp life and parents
-Serve as member of the Young Judaea Sprout Westchester Leadership team
-Help plan and implement Staff Orientation





-BA required, MSW or other Master’s Degree preferred
-Minimum 3 years’ experience working with pre-school and/or elementary aged children
-Supervisory experience
-Experience attending or working at a summer camp

Camp runs Monday - Friday from June 27 – August 18 with a week of staff training after school on weekdays and on Sunday, June 26th. The camp day runs from 8:00am – 4:15pm, Monday – Friday.

How to Apply

Learn more at www.sproutwestchester.org or contact Hila Sabin at hila@sproutwestchester.org or (914) 514-9302

Contact Information

Camp Name

Young Judaea Sprout Westchester Day Camp

Job Title

Unit Head

Camp Address

500 Yorktown Road, Croton-on-Hudson, NY, 10520, United States