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Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo Summer Camp Specialist in Amherst, New York

Amherst. Jewish Community Center. Summer Camp Staff. PT. Seasonal. SUMMARY: This position requires the development and implementation of an age-appropriate curriculum for instruction of all aspects of the program specialty area assigned for all campers. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Pre-Camp Responsibilities * Train staff about the procedures to be followed in the program area during Staff Orientation * Develop a written curriculum including weekly lesson plans for this program area * Prepare the program area and storage for the opening of the camp season * Order all supplies through the Program Coordinator * Complete and pass a pre-camp Skills Check Supervision * Responsible for the safety of assigned camper groups on a daily basis and during camp-wide field trips and special events * Maintain proper care of the equipment and supplies. Report emergencies, accident and incidents directly to the Assistant Camp Director & Camp Director. Report repairs in writing to the Assistant Camp Director. * Establish a positive rapport with campers groups & fellow staff members * Take an active role in maintaining the cleanliness of the camp community Programming * Implement the approved curriculum on a weekly basis * Assist with the development & implementation of special events * Develop & implement weekly plans for assigned Chugim (camper hobby groups) * Develop a set of skills that campers will be learning at this specialty area in order to recognize camper's accomplishments and distribute camper awards. Administrative Duties * Understand and accept the Camp's philosophy and objectives and work towards its fulfillment * Participation at all weekly Specialist meetings * Completion of written materials as requested, such as: - Daily attendance of groups - Weekly schedule - Inventory of supplies & equipment - Write a Final Report/Evaluation of the program including duties, rules, and procedures Follow link to apply online: