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Summer Camp Director

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Wesley Housing Development Corporation | Arlington, VA
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Wesley Housing Development Corporation


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Published 8 days ago

Start Date

June 10, 2019



Job Title: Summer Camp Director

Department: Resident Services

Reports To: Family Programs Manager

Supervisory Role: Yes

FLSA Status: Nonexempt


Job Summary

Summer Camp Director plans and implements activities for children during a summer day camp program taking place at a WHDC Community Resource Center. This Summer Camp Director will supervise children (ages 6-12).

Essential Functions:

·      Plan daily camp activities for elementary aged children

·      Accompany children on weekly field trips and organize a buddy system

·      Plan, implement, and evaluate camp activities, including sports, arts and crafts, games, cooking, music, and field trips

·      Assist Resident Services Coordinator with WHDC events and activities 

·      Manage the behavior of children while at camp

·      Maintain positive relations and cooperation with other children and staff

·      Assist in supervising volunteers and train or guide the work of other team members on occasion

·      Perform other duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

·      Attention to detail

Required Education, Certifications,/ Licenses, Related Experience

·      Associate’s degree in education or related field preferred

·      Two years of experience working with children

·      In lieu of degree, four years of experience in related field will meet the education and related experience requirements listed above

·      CPR, First Aid Required.

Physical Job Requirements

·      This position requires the ability to remain in a stationary (standing and/or seated) position less than half the time

·      The person in this position may need to move about the center all of the time

·      This person in this role must be able to position him/herself (ex: kneel, crawl, crouch down) to fulfill the essential functions of the role less than half the time

·      The person in this position must be able to maneuver (lift, move, carry, slide, etc.) 15 – 40 lbs

·      This position operates machinery and/or equipment that requires the constant use of hands/fingers/wrists (ex.’s: typing, sweeping, filing, etc.) less than half the time

·      This position requires the ability to spend less than half the time viewing computer monitors

·      This position is exposed to hazard/chemical materials outdoor weather conditions non-climate controlled workspace(s) less than half of the time


Travel Requirements

·      This position commutes between offices/site locations less than 25% of the time within a day

·      Anticipated travel will be by car and or van.


Job Title: Summer Camp Director

Department: Resident Services

Reports To: Family Programs Manager

Supervisory Role: Yes

FLSA Status: Nonexempt


Job Summary

Summer Camp Director plans and implements activities for children during a summer…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Temporary
  • High School Diploma Required

Location

1724 North Troy Street, Arlington, VA 22201
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