Please submit applications by May 31, 2017
The Program Services YMCA Branch in Austin, TX is seeking YMCA of Austin Summer Camp Site Directors, Assistant Site Directors, & Counselors to join our team for summer programming.
We are looking for Youth Development professionals who are interested in making positive impacts on the lives of children.
Starting at $10.00 per hour for Counselors to $12.50 per hour for Site Directors, based on experience and job function
Summer Camp runs Monday – Friday, from 7:30 am – 6 pm daily, beginning Monday, June 5th and ending Wednesday, August 16th or August 23rd. Camp staff work the full summer at an assigned summer day camp. Each weekday, camp staff work a 6-8 hour shift, depending on camp enrollment and field trip and swimming schedules.
Staff members lead enrichment activities such as arts and crafts, CATCH organized games, science/math activities, sports, reading, and songs. Camp staff also lead field trips and trips to the pool. Camp staff are required to actively swim with Y campers during free swim and to assist Y swim instructors during swim lessons.
All majors encouraged to apply. Responsibilities include supervision of children, implementation of daily activities in curriculum, and communication with parents. All staff members receive TDFPS training. Pre-camp training is mandatory and will occur in the second half of May. At camp, our Summer Camp Staff help campers gain a sense of accomplishment, build relationships, and find their sense of belonging.
Camps will occur across Travis, Hays, and Bastrop counties and include three Kinder Camps (4-5 yr olds), fourteen Theme Camps (5-12 yr olds), two Sports Camps (8-12 yr olds), and two Trailblazer Camps (11-14 yr olds).
Employment includes a free individual YMCA of Austin membership and paid training hours. Enjoy a fun, active, and meaningful summer while making differences in the lives of children!