YMCA of Reading and Berks County Summer Camp Counselor - Hamburg in Fleetwood, Pennsylvania

YMCA of Reading and Berks County Job Posting Title: Day Camp Counselor Req #: 18-123 Location: Hamburg - TriValley Status: Seasonal part time (6:30AM to 6:00PM) POSITION SUMMARY: Provides direct supervision of a group of children in a seasonal day camp. Provides a quality experience to children and parents focused on YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Effectively supervises groups of children. Plans and implements program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate and consistent with YMCA values. Adheres to program standards including safety and cleanliness standards. Attends staff meetings and trainings. Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergencies. Maintains positive relations with parents and other staff. Models relationship-building skills (including Listen First) in all interactions. QUALIFICATIONS: High school graduate or equivalent; one year or more of college preferred. Previous experience working with children preferably in a day camp setting Experience preferred in one or more of the following areas: outdoor living, archery, boating, camping, songs/music, skits, sports, aquatics, recreational games, etc… At least 18 years of age CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse Prevention training within 30 days of hire date. To apply for this position, please send your resume to: careers@ymca-berkscounty.org and indicate the job title AND Req # of the position in the subject line of the email. For more information about the Reading and Berks County YMCA please visit our website! www.ymca-berkscounty.org The YMCA of Reading and Berks County provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the YMCA of Reading and Berks County complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.