Counselors-In-Training (CIT) Coordinator

Job Description

As the nation’s leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y offers more than just a job. We offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a difference.  The Y is looking for energetic, enthusiastic servant leaders to uphold the mission of the YMCA, and demonstrate behaviors that reflect a determined, nurturing, genuine, hopeful, and welcoming nature. 

  • Preferred Age: 21+ 
Essential Functions
  • Design and implement CIT Program Curriculum
  • Coach participants in regards to professionality, working with children and being a steward of camp
  • Reside in cabin with program participants
  • Evaluate CIT participant progress for volunteer and staffing considerations
  • Regularly communicate with Program Director about program and participant progress and needs
  • Work over the weekend as required by CIT Program Schedule
  • Fill in as a Camp Counselor when outside of program weeks
  • Team player with personal commitment to YMCA Mission, Philosophy & Character Development Values
  • Ensure the emotional, mental, and physical safety of all participants
  • Complete required paperwork in timely manner
  • Work in tandem with other camp staff to create a safe and welcoming experience for all
  • Effectively manage camper behavior and homesickness
  • Inform leadership staff of any camper or staff concerns
  • Ability to accept guidance and supervision
  • Ability to demonstrate enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, self-control, maturity, responsibility, sound judgment, and good decision-making skills
  • Be of good character, and in sympathy with the goals and objectives of YMCA Camp Piomingo
  • Other duties as assigned 

SHIFT: Sunday – Friday, daily hourly breaks, housing and meals provided 

STATUS: Part-time; Non-exempt, Seasonal 

STARTING SALARY:  $450+/week (DOE)