Camp Director - Boston Nature Center


Job Description

Camp BNC at West Roxbury is filled with singing, playing outside, acting silly and lots more.

We are looking for a Camp Director that will support our goal of blending a high quality environmental education with all the elements of a traditional camp; helping children find a connection to nature while receiving all the benefits that come along with a great camp experience. The Camp Director will supervise the daily operations of camp and report to the Education Coordinator. The Camp Director will supervise the administrative aspects of camp, oversee the health and safety of campers, communicate with parents, and supervise the camp staff, teen counselors and volunteers. The Camp Director will directly supervise the assistant directors.

Join our team of staff who enjoy learning and working together in a beautiful urban wildlife sanctuary!

Apply by: April 19 2016


Camp/Organization: Boston Nature Center (ACA Accredited)

Location: West Roxbury

Type of Position: Director

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $15-$17 per hour depending on experience


  • Applicants should be at least 25 years of age
  • Have experience working at a camp in a leadership role
  • Have a sense of fun
  • Applicants should have an interest and general knowledge of natural history and/or education
  • Must have the ability to lead groups over rough terrain
  • Be able to work both cooperatively and independently
  • Must be comfortable in a leadership role, have strong interpersonal skills, have an enthusiastic and positive attitude, a love of nature and have a willingness to learn
  • Applicants will be expected to have effective communication skills, both written and verbal, and a strong commitment to high quality customer service
  • Demonstrated ability to promote and respect diversity of ethnic, cultural, linguistic backgrounds and, physical and mental disabilities
  • Applicants must have CPR/First aid certification or willing to obtain (training will be available)
  • Successful candidates must pass a background records check (CORI and SORI)


Erin Kelly

500 Walk Hill St.
Mattapan, Massachusetts 02126