Unit Supervisor/MESH professionalAt Berkshire Hills Eisenberg Camp

Posted Jan 20, 2022 Job Length Summer

Description

Berkshire Hills is seeking a Unit Supervisor with a MESH background to lead adolescents and young adults during this time of high anxiety and change. Adolescents have dealt with different forms of isolation and disconnection during this pandemic. This came at a time in their lives when they are already experiencing changing social dynamics as well as physical, emotional, and mental changes. The Unit Supervisor will actively support these campers and the staff who supervise them.

Compensation

$6000-8000

Requirements

Responsibilities:
• Direct supervision of counselors and assigned program specialists, which includes staff scheduling, on-going staff training, guidance, support, accountability, and safety
• Implement writing and giving of staff performance reviews during various points of the summer season
• Communicate and manage relationships with parents/caregivers regarding their children’s wellbeing and safety, especially first-time camp families and when concerns arise
• Plan and implement staff training sessions and ongoing staff learning related to mental, emotional, and social health of both campers and themselves
• Assist staff in problem solving cases where campers need special support and staff need to implement some behavior management techniques
• Serve as a resource to campers and staff throughout the summer especially when it comes to their wellbeing
• Create an environment where campers can thrive and build resiliency
• Collaborate with and delegate to the Assistant Unit Supervisor
• Create, facilitate, and oversee all unit and evening activities
• Participate in Leadership meetings
• Support and enact all Leadership decisions

Requirements:
• Minimum age and Education: 21 with 2 years of college or equivalent experience
• Desire and ability to work with children and young adults in a camp setting
• Ability to live on camp property for the entire camp season
• Previous camp and/or school experience a plus
• Salary: $5,000-$8,000/summer depending on experience

How to Apply

Apply directly through our website at https://db.campmanagement.com/apply/bhe

Or you can contact our Assistant Director, Jenn, directly at jenn@bhecamp.org or 914-693-8952.

Contact Information

Camp Name

Berkshire Hills Eisenberg Camp

Job Title

Unit Supervisor/MESH professional

Camp Address

159 Empire Road, Copake, New York, 12516, United States