YMCA of Southwestern Ontario 808 Dundas St., Woodstock, ON, Canada
Feb 14, 2019Any
Date: 14 February 2019 Placement Date: May 2019 Location: Woodstock YMCA 808 Dundas St, Woodstock, Ontario. Role: Camp Director Salary Wage: To be determined Submission date: On or before March 4, 2019 Nature and Scope: The YMCA operates a Summer Day Camp program during July and August at the Woodstock YMCA. We are looking for a Site Director who will be responsible for providing leadership to the daily operations. The successful candidate is ultimately responsible for camper safety and enjoyment, managing a staff team of up to 20 employees, solving problems and providing excellent customer service. They are committed to the goals and philosophies of the YMCA and bring with them a proven track record of progressive leadership in a summer camp, recreation or outdoor education setting. Responsibilities: Coordinate daily operations of day camp program Direct supervisor to staff team, including ongoing guidance, training, coaching, and performance management Direct program facilitation Assist in the hiring of camp staff Communicating and problem solving with summer day camp families Supporting program marketing efforts Responsible for assisting with operating budget Create, manage and deliver Day Camp programming Ongoing risk management and crisis response following YMCA procedures Provide leadership to Day camp staff and program Prepare reports and perform administrative duties Ensure quality standards are achieved Qualifications & Experience: Current Standard First Aid and CPR B or C Summer camp (day or residential) experience Post-secondary studies in Recreation / Education an asset Well developed organization and time management skills Clear Criminal Reference Check and Vulnerable Persons Screening Excellent references from a Camp or Outdoor Education setting Competencies: A Child and Youth focus Teamwork Flexibility Integrity Business Orientation Leadership Concern for Health and Safety Customer Service Orientation Why the Y: An opportunity to work in a charitable organization open to all regardless of background, belief or ability A connection to an international organization time honoured by many A chance to work with staff who, for the past several years, have documented a satisfaction rate of over 90% on the Staff Satisfaction Survey A place where people care about each other and their community; where the Y’s core values respect, caring, honesty and responsibility are practiced each and every day Hands-on training and transferable skills which will set you up for success now and in the future A complimentary YMCA membership which encourages you to embrace the Y’s philosophy of health and well-being Application process: If you are interested in this position please email a letter of application and résumé to: Amy Luciani, Coordinator of Child, Youth and Day Camp, Woodstock, YMCA email@example.com 808 Dundas St Woodstock, Ontario N4S 1G4 Phone: 519-539-6181 ext 4103 We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The YMCA of Western Ontario is committed to providing a barrier-free environment for all stakeholders including our members/participants, employees, job applicants, suppliers, and any visitors who may enter our premises, access our information, or use our services. As an organization, we respect and uphold the requirements set forth under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005), and its associated standards and regulations.