Day Camp Director - Westwood Recreation

 

Job Description

The Town of Westwood Recreation Department seeks a talented individual for the seasonal position of Summer Camp Director. The successful candidate will be responsible for the administration and operation of a comprehensive full-day summer camp program.

Duties include planning, coordinating and supervising a wide variety of activities at camp, as well as staff management, field trip planning, and special event coordination.

The position is 40 hours per week during camp, which starts at the end of June and runs through mid-August. Part-time, pre-season hours are necessary and flexible in the winter and spring.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Plan, implement and administer daily operations of the Summer Camp to include, but not limited to, daily programming, field trips, transportation, special events and budgets. 
  • Appropriately staff the camp which requires hiring, training, scheduling and communication. 
  • Implement department safety and emergency policies to maintain health, safety and welfare of all campers and staff. 
  • Manage and record disciplinary action as needed, following all department policies and procedures.
  • Establish positive rapport and on-going communication with staff, campers and parents/guardians. 
  • Prepare calendar of activities to inform participants for each week. 
  • Oversee the use of equipment and maintenance of grounds. 
  • Meet with Program Manager in pre-season to coordinate supplies, ordering, special events, weekly activities and budget. 
  • Prepare specialized lists each week for allergies, health and behavioral concerns with the online health platform, CampDoc.com. 
  • Working with Program manager, ensure Camp remains in accordance with Massachusetts state regulations for recreational camps (105 CMR 430). 

Schedule requirements: Mandatory staff trainings the week of 6/8 and 6/15 (Dates TBD)
Work commitment Monday-Friday, June 22 - August 7, 2020 (No July 3rd).
Salary: This is a seasonal, non-benefit position, with a starting hourly rate of $24.50 with potential step increases in subsequent years up to $27.00+

Westwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply by: March 29 2020

Details

Camp/Organization: Westwood Recreation

Location: Westwood, MA

Type of Position: Director

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: This is a seasonal, non-benefit position, with a starting hourly rate of $24.50 with potential step increases in subsequent years up to $27.00+

Requirements

Salary: This is a seasonal, non-benefit position, with a starting hourly rate of $24.50 with potential step increases in subsequent years up to $27.00+ To Apply: For full consideration, please include a cover letter and resume with your application.

Experience

Qualifications and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Recreation, Education, or related field; teacher certification preferred; three years’ supervisory camp/program experience required; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Special Requirements/Certifications: Massachusetts Class D motor vehicle operator’s license; First Aid and CPR/AED certification by start of camp.

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Joe Bertone

<p>240 Nahatan St <br />Westwood, Massachusetts 02090</p>

7813558101