Camp Norwich Director

Seeking a leader for our historic camp--someone who is able to bring our program to the next level!
Camp Description
Situated on beautiful Norwich Lake, Camp Norwich is an outdoor day camp in a woodsy area. Features cabins, boating dock, fishing dock, lake swimming, art cabin, main lodge, sport courts, and more.
Job Description

The Hampshire Regional YMCA is seeking an experienced, passionate day camp director to lead our beautiful and beloved Camp Norwich! The camp is located on sparkling Norwich Lake in Huntington, MA, serving children age 5-14. The large property is nestled in the woods and includes archery, swimming, performing arts, boating, fishing, arts & crafts, sports courts, cabins, and more. The ideal candidate is passionate about youth development, the outdoors, and staff leadership. This position is not year-round and would run from Spring to Fall.

Qualifications
  • 5 years of summer camp experience required
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred
  • Supervisory experience required
Essential Functions
  • Oversee all operations for Camp Norwich day camp while camp is in operation from July to August
  • Oversee and guide program and curriculum development for the camp
  • Responsible for all parent communication, concerns, and information
  • Hire, train, supervise, and evaluate all camp staff including counselors, specialists, unit heads, admin staff, and behavioral support specialists
  • Oversee camp budget development and management
  • Works to guarantee all areas of camp are compliant to DPH and American Camping Association standards
  • Work with behavioral support specialists to develop camper support plans where necessary.