youth | Day Camp Counselor in Phoenix, AZ

Day Camp Counselor

  • Valley YMCA
  • 400 N 5th St
  • Phoenix, AZ 85002
  • Full-Time
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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

1. Works closely with site director to plan and implement lesson plans.

2. Interacts with youth daily.

3. Develops positive relationships with children and parents.

4. Encourages member involvement and identifies potential volunteers.

5. Assists site director in maintaining all pertinent site records, files and other required administrative procedures.

6. Preserves quality condition of all supplies, equipment, materials and cleanliness of site.

7. Follows all YMCA policies, rules, regulations, and procedures including emergency procedures.

8. Completes incident and accident reports as necessary.

9. Attends staff meetings and trainings as required.

10. Incorporates the mission, philosophy and 4 core values of the YMCA in all communication with participants and co-workers.

RequirementsQUALIFICATIONS

18 years of age or older

Current state approved first-aid certification

Current CPR certification

Fingerprint and negative TB clearance

Documentation of high school diploma or equivalency

Minimum of 6 months qualifying experience

Possess knowledge and desire to work with children.

Possess mature judgment and sound decision-making.

Ability to communicate effectively with members, peers, and supervisor.

Ability to effectively communicate information on YMCA Child Care Programs.

Must be observant, safety conscious and able to react calmly and quickly in an emergency.

Associated topics: after school, aquatics, branch, camp, day camp, fws, host, instructor, program, resident


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