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Camp Program Leader-International Candidates

at YMCA of San Diego County

Posted: 3/2/2020
Job Status: Seasonal
Job Reference #: 13771

Job Description

Job Status:
Accepting Applications

Looking for a fun job to build your leadership skills?

Would you be a positive, enthusiastic role model to campers?

Are you 18 or older?

Join us as a Camp Program Leader!


North County Coastal / Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA| Encinitas

Coastal/ Dan McKinney Family | La Jolla

Coastal / Ryan Family YMCA | Peninsula

Y would I apply?

  • FREE Complete Gym Membership
  • FREE Workout Classes
  • FREE Pool Access
  • Work with Your Friends - Text them the link to this page now!
  • Build Your Resume
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Community Involvement

Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:

  • Contribute to planning and implementation of the daily program in accordance with YMCA policies, and ACA standards
  • Plan and implement lesson plans in areas of outdoor education, arts & crafts, cooking, sports or recreational games, drama, singing, team building and science
  • Create an age-appropriate learning environment, which allows for and fosters creativity and individuality in the campers
  • Provide constant supervision of assigned campers at all times
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all campers in the group and entire camp
  • Maintain a positive and responsive relationship with staff, campers and parents
  • Encourage positive social skills and appropriate behavior by example

“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

  • Must be 18 or older
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED
  • 1 year of experience working with children preferred
  • Ability to lead campers in at least 2 of the following areas: recreational games, drama, crafts, outdoor education, songs, sports, aquatics, team building or science
  • Ability to supervise and interact with campers
  • The physical ability to lead in group activities and to perform related physical skills
  • Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency
  • Ability to adequately observe participant activities, enforce safety regulations and apply appropriate policies and procedures
  • Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time and repetitive hand motion is required
  • CPR/AED and First Aid, must include both Adult & Infant/Child, certified upon hire and must be from one of the following:
    • American Red Cross
    • American Heart Association
    • American Safety & Health Institute

Application Instructions

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