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Camp Director - Staff

CEDARE Capitol Heights, MD
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Job Description


Welcome Candidates -

CEDARE/ has immediate opening for its COVID Safe Daycamp Program for the families of Essential Workers in Prince Georges County, MD. What is a COVID Safe Program - 1) It operates under the guidelines of the Maryland Department of Health. 2) It observes the best recommendations of the CDC with regard to Schools, Churches, Childcare Center and Summer Camp programs and 3) Engages the best practices of the American Camping Association.

Our Mission/Career Objective: Good Clean Fun!

We are looking for great team leaders who love working with children in a safe, open environment, to help them learn, achieve, overcome and succeed. We are a team of professional educators, clergy, counselors, childcare workers and caregivers.

Join Us - Mid STREAM

Location: Prince George's County- Capital Hts, MD 20743

Hours: M-F 8am to 4pm Pay: Based on Education/Experience Min. $12-20/hr. No benefits, FT/Temporary.

Successful Staff will be considered for Fall 2020 positions.

Positions Available:

Day Camo Director/ Asst Director: Director report to the Executive Director, must be in FT residence during the Camp Hours. Director sees to the overall Operation and Implementation of all Camp Programs, Camp Personnel and Camp Participants. Function areas include Administration, Safety & Wellness, Camp Curriculum, Logistics, Planning and Operations. Preferred combination of education and SUCCESSFUL DEMONSTRATED experience in related fields, school, church/youth and or summer camp experience (ACA, Scouting, etc).

Sr, /Jr. .Camp Counselor: Adults over 18/21 years are senior camp counselors. Jr. counselors are persons 16-18 seeking job experience and are supervised by sr. camp leaders. ALL Counselor Candidates Must be eligible to work in a childcare related field, have a clear criminal background of physical or sexual abuse, drug, alcohol or DMV convictions. have extensive successful working experience with youth and children ages five (5) thru high school. Specialty/Interest areas - Sciences, Arts,- Dramatic (Theatre), Performing (Dance, Musical Instruments and, Voice) and Creative (Paint,etc), History, Math Engineering/Technology, Life Skills, Sports - Generally coaching, Games/gamesmanship! Cooking, Gardening

STAFF ADMIN ASST : To the Executive Direcotor - see to all of the administrative operations, personnel, human resources, camp registration, parent/community relationships, [ayroll processing and camp scheduling. You have the pulse of the operation and serve as an executive assistance to get these tasks accomplished and organized. Education and extensive/successful experience in a related academic, educational, youth/children programs or fields is preferred.

MAINTAINENCE/FACILITIES/LOGISTICS: Each different but related. Maintenance sees to the constant health and safety of the camp. Hourly sanitating of the facility, surfaces etc. Attending to mishaps, and making certain that the proper equipment is available to use at all times. A clean driving record and background are important.

Why join our Staff/Team/Program -

1. To gain much needed work experience, under the new COVID normal in both a CYBER (Online presence) and

2. To gain much needed work experience, encouraging and engaging in COVID SAFE PRACTICES IN PERSON, ON SITE activities.

3. To gain experience facilitating programs both online and on site in a COVID SAFE environment.

4. You want to get back to work, but you are not sure, when, where, or how! We can help!

What Candidates Need to Know and Show -

1, These program positions are IMMEDIATE HIRE; Criminal Background Checks will be performed, but not excluded if unrelated to the position. Submit your resume, conduct a CYBER Interview..

2. FBI, Federal State Background checks will be conducted for 'childcare worker' exclusions.

3. Bring your resume, proof of education (Highest degree - HS, BA/BA. MA/MS) , Proof of training /certifications (1st Aid, CPR, Teaching Cert),), Any child and Police Clearance documentation.

Training Intensive and will include a series of Health, Safety, Welfare, Camping and Program Operational instruction and Certification.
Training will be ONLINE for days 2-3, you will meet your staff and colleagues.
Then Saturday/Sunday, you will come to the Camp site to Orientation , etc
Camp starts on Monday 27 July 2020! No wild parties, association with large or mixed groups before joining the camp and during the camp duration from 7/20 thru 8/28/2020 -
This is a public health and COVID Compliant mandate, and if you cannot honestly (honorably) observe the same, DO NOT APPLY as your are EQUALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PROGRAM HEALTH AND SAFETY!

Bring it on, we have an exciting, challenging and fulfilling four (4) weeks of summer day camp to essential worker SAFELY broaden your horizons and expand your career.

APPLY ONLIE BY RESUME TO: w/ resume, cover letter and supporting documents, on or beofre 23 July 2020



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Capitol Heights, MD