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Director of Fun-Summer Camp Program Manager
Lakeshore Sport & Fitness Chicago, IL

Director of Fun-Summer Camp Program Manager

Lakeshore Sport & Fitness
Chicago, IL
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Join the Fun at Camp Lakeshore Year-Round Adventure Awaits

Are you ready to embark on the adventure of a lifetime – all year long? Camp Lakeshore at Lakeshore Sport and Fitness is on the lookout for a dynamic individual to lead our Camp and Children's Programming team to new heights of excitement and creativity!

About Us: Camp Lakeshore isn't just any camp – it's where memories are made, friendships are formed, and adventures abound – with camp and programming opportunity 365 days a year. We're on a mission to operate fun and engaging programs while fostering our campers’ physical, emotional, and social well-being. 

Team Member Perks!

  • Complimentary Family Membership 
  • Complimentary Child Care for Staff Children
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short & Long Term and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401K
  • Employee Financial Relief Program 
  • Daily Discounted Employee Meal Program
  • Winter and Summer Team Member Celebrations 
  • Entrepreneurial and collaborative team environment
  • 50% off club services
  • Free Parking

Your Mission, Should You Choose to Accept It:

1. Build Creative Camp Programming:

  • Get ready to unleash your inner creativity! From Wild Wednesdays to Family Fun Fairs, you'll be the mastermind behind all the fun.
  • Create epic activity schedules, plan awesome field trips, and launch new offerings that'll have campers begging for more!
  • Build relationships with our campers and their families – because at Camp Lakeshore, everyone's part of the family!

2. Hire, Grow, & Manage a Great Camp Team:

  • Assemble your dream team of camp counselors and lead them to greatness
  • Provide top-notch training and support to ensure our counselors are ready to rock every day.
  • Celebrate your team's wins and keep them motivated to deliver the best camp experience ever

3. Build Relationships through Effective Communication

  • Help parents feel secure with their child at Camp Lakeshore and answer their questions and concerns and pass on positive and negative feedback about campers. 
  • Build partnerships with families to spread the word about Camp Lakeshore's awesomeness.
  • Make the Camp environment a FUN and safe place for all campers to be. 
4. Bring the FUN 
  • Be in the program with kids and help them participate and have a great time. 
  • Help the Children's team execute events and programming that requires the fun touch.

Ready to dive headfirst into the world of camp magic – no matter the season?

Apply now and let's make every day an adventure at Camp Lakeshore!

Lakeshore Sport and Fitness is an equal opportunity employer – all adventurers welcome!

Pack Your Day Camp Bag - Qualifications
  • Qualifications:

  • Ability to create programs and lead a team of counselors to execute a top tier camp experience for kids. 
  • 2 or more years of supervisory and program management experience.

  • What You Should Pack:

  • A passion for fun and creativity – because boring is not in our vocabulary!
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to inspire and motivate your team.
  • A knack for building relationships and creating unforgettable experiences for campers of all ages.
  • Positive attitude, collaborative mind set, and get it done mentality! 
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities.
  • Comfortable talking and building relationships with parents. 
  • Staying kid focused and finding creative ways to engage kids. 
  • Ability to maintain organization in a changing environment.
  • Enjoys having FUN at work.

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Lakeshore Sport & Fitness

Chicago, IL
60614 USA


Sports and Recreation

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Over a month ago

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