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Camp Director

HR Pals Huntington, NY
  • Expired: 21 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Our client, a day camp in Huntington, NY, is looking for a full-time Camp Director. Located on 18 magnificent acres in Huntington NY, the Camp has been family owned and operated for over 65 years. The day camp provides children ages 3-15 with summer fun between the hours of 9 and 4. As well as typical children, the camp has an integrated program geared toward children on the autism spectrum.

Job Duties

  • Provide excellent customer service to camper families
  • Develop campers' judgment, personal responsibility, self-esteem, and confidence
  • Establish a camp community that fosters teambuilding and social development
  • Enhance campers' physical and outdoor skills while inspiring children towards an outdoor, active lifestyle
  • Uphold excellent appearance and cleanliness standards at physical camp location
  • Manage a team of staff
  • Observe staff performance, oversee evaluations, and provide feedback to develop staff members' skills
  • Organize & lead staff meetings. Provide professional development for staff
  • Oversee safety & risk management for courses and the camp program. Responsible for participant screening
  • Create the weekly camp schedule
  • Thoroughly understand emergency action plans and help implement procedures if necessary
  • Assure that First Aid Forms and Incident Report Forms are completed when applicable

Job Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Education/Special Education preferred)
  • Experience working with Children, both typical and those with special needs
  • Successful track record leading a team, providing motivation and positive feedback to foster team building
  • Experience both attending and working in the camp setting
  • Strong organizational skills, follow through and holding staff accountable
  • Marketing experience
  • Strength generating ideas, planning and successful execution of those ideas.
  • Strong business acumen, understanding financial controls, budgets, balance sheet and income statements.

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Huntington, NY
11743 USA