Our Commitment to Equity The Y actively promotes a culture free
from bias and injustice. We are dedicated to removing institutional
and systemic barriers that result in oppression and racism. We will
be accountable to marginalized communities for creating equitable
and sustainable environments where social justice is woven into
every facet of our programs, and by caring for our communities in a
culturally versatile and respectful manner.
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is committed to providing a positive
atmosphere that prioritizes safety and inclusivity for all
employees. The YMCA of Greater Seattle has implemented safety
standards and protocols related to preventative health measures
based on CDC and local health department guidelines.
Day Camp Program Supervisors will serve on an engaging and
dynamic team, playing a key role in ensuring planning and
implementation of developmentally appropriate activities and lesson
plans are provided to the participants. You will oversee the
planning and implementation of a safe and quality day camp program
providing day-to-day support and overall management of the program
site. You will supervise and evaluate the staff and volunteers,
including training, maintaining required staff/child ratios and
conducting regular staff meetings. You will be an important part of
helping to maintain professional relationships with families,
facility/school personnel, and the community. Recreational
activities with campers, include but are not limited to, arts and
crafts, sports, social recreation, songs, nature hikes, archery,
and other games and enrichment activities.
Day Camp season runs June 21 - August 27 (start dates vary by
location) with trainings for some positions beginning in early
May/June. Shifts range from 6:45am - 6:15pm. Day camp program sites
are located throughout the community surrounding our branches at
local schools and parks.
Continue your career while you help kids have the best summer
ever! When you join our team of summer staff, you're signing on for
a summer of adventure with energetic coworkers, and plenty of perks
like a free Y membership and paid training for certifications like
First Aid and CPR.
Seeking ongoing work after the summer? Our seasonal jobs are a
great way to begin your career with the Y, with many staff
continuing into our year-round job opportunities.
Ensures planning and implementation of culturally relevant and
developmentally appropriate activities within the curriculum in
accordance with the Youth Development goals of the YMCA. Is
responsible for the quality and completion of all program plans,
including lesson, behavior and event plans. Provides guidance,
leadership and direction to Camp Counselors. May hire, train and
supervise Camp Counselors/volunteers. May assist in conducting
staff meetings and organizing trainings. Professionally engages
with parents/guardians to provide pertinent program information and
share about their camper's experience. Follows YMCA policies and
procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary
situations, child abuse prevention and emergency procedures.
Maintains required records according to YMCA standards, including
attendance records, registration information, accident reports and
discipline records. May provide direct supervision to a group of
children. May coordinate camper transportation and drive as
necessary. May fulfill role of camp health manager (or alternate)
by ensuring that site/program meets ACA and program safety and
health standards, and by overseeing responses to medical and
emergency situations. Ensures that site supplies are maintained and
purchased as necessary. Attends staff meetings and trainings as
required. May recruits new enrollments. Other duties as
21 years of age or older High school graduate or equivalent.
Associate's degree or Bachelor's preferred. Other applicable
education, training, and experience, which provide the knowledge,
abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the
position will be considered. Three years or more of experience
working with children; camps, child care, tutoring, nanny, etc.
preferred experience in a camp or school age setting Experience
planning and implementing group activities One year or more of
supervisory experience. Ability to model and demonstrate Y values;
caring, respect, responsibility and honest Prefer knowledge of, and
previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture,
race, physical ability, sexual orientation, etc.). Ability to speak
any language in addition to English may be helpful. Immunization
records Current TB test by the Mantoux method. *
- Within 14 days of assuming camp duties
If position requires driving:
- Current Driver's License with a minimum 3 years safe driving
experience and a driving record which meets or exceeds YMCA
- Maximum one minor violation
- No speeding violation of more than 20 mph over the limit
At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people
with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote
healthy living, and foster social responsibility.
Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where
we promote a continuous learning environment and career
opportunities and enjoy the benefit of a YMCA membership.
"YGS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to
creating a diverse and equitable work environment. Qualified
applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other
status protected by local, state, or federal law.
We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are
contingent on the results of a background check and (on applicable
jobs) drug screening, including screening for marijuana. We
participate in the Federal E-Verify system.
If you need assistance of any kind with the application process,
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Building a community where all people, especially the young, are
encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and
- Passion for Excellence
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