Camp Shady Brook Staff

The YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region is looking for Summer Staff for our resident camp at Camp Shady Brook!
Job Description

The YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region is looking for Summer Staff for our resident camp at Camp Shady Brook!

 

Camp Shady Brook is looking to fill several positions for our Resident Summer Camp.  Please visit our Website https://ppymca.org/jobs for a list of the various open positions. 

 

Qualifications
  • 18 years of age or older
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Ability to facilitate community living with youth in a cabin or tent platform.
  • Ability to plan, initiate and lead small and large group activities
  • Must possess a cooperative spirit and be committed to character development by promoting and demonstrating caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility to campers, staff, and program participants.
  • Must have a sincere and genuine interest in working with youth, and should relate well to all age levels and backgrounds of people.
  • Prior experience with youth or family programming
  • Six months of satisfactory and verifiable experience with school-age children, and/or family programming preferred
  • Previous overnight camping experience preferred
  • YMCA lifeguard certified preferred
  • One year of college completed preferred

 

Essential Functions
  • Safety/Risk Management
  • Child/Youth Development
  • Leading Activities
  • Will be required to work some stay over weekends as assigned
  • These are not the only duties to be performed. Some duties may be reassigned and other duties may be assigned as required.

 

Cause-Driven Leadership Competencies
  • Inclusion
  • Critical Thinking & Decision Making
  • Emotional Maturity