The Westside JCC's "JCamp" offered for ten weeks during the summer of 2020, is all about the camper! Through the combination of weekly specialty options, swimming four days a week, fieldtrips and exposure to a large number of activities, "JCamp" creates a program that provides campers with a high quality, customizable experience. "JCamp" campers develop skills, build friendships and have fun all summer long.
The Camper Care Specialist will report to the Director of Camp and Family Programs. This is a seasonal summer full-time non-exempt position, with part-time hours before summer session begins. The position dates are part-time with meetings and occasional hours from March 1, 2020 to June 5, 2020 and full-time from June 8 to August 21, 2020. During the summer session the position includes occasional evening hours. The ideal candidate is a mental health professional concentrating in children's behavior and emotional wellbeing. They will be a team player with excellent communication skills, and have experience working with elementary age children, and their families.
The primary responsibilities of the Camper Care Specialist include, but are not limited to:
Founded in 1954, Westside Jewish Community Center's (Westside JCC) mission is to build community based on Jewish values by creating opportunities for gathering and learning. Westside JCC reaches out to all Jews and the greater community by offering stimulating and innovative educational, social, cultural, recreational, and communal programs and activities fostering a strong connection to Israel. Westside JCC aspires to offer programming that provides meaning and purpose to Jewish values, and space that creates a sense of belonging for everyone it touches.
Westside JCC serves the Jewish and broader community in our neighborhood and Los Angeles. Our flagship programs are our outstanding Early Childhood Center, our growing year-round day camp program JCamp and our teen leadership and sports programs, Diller Teen Fellows and Maccabi. Other programs include our aquatics center with 2,450 swim lessons weekly, senior wellness programming, parent and me programming, fitness classes, programs for individuals with special needs and youth sports leagues.
For information on Westside JCC programs please visit our website at www.westsidejcc.org or call us at 323.938.2531. We look forward to welcoming you to Westside JCC!