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Camp Music Specialist/Song Leader
Gordon JCC
801 Percy Warner Blvd
Nashville, TN 37205

Principal Responsibilities:

The Music Specialist's primary responsibility is organizing and initiating quality music lessons within the Camp Davis traditional camp. These activity sessions run for 30-60 minute with groups of 10 to 20 campers by age group grades Kindergarten - 6th. Activities are to be age-appropriate and follow inclusive practices working together with the Camp Davis Inclusion Staff to modify lessons. In addition to activity rotations, the Music Specialist is also required to plan and lead a free choice period for mixed ages of campers Monday - Thursday each week. The Music Specialist is the primary Song Leader by bringing songs to Camp Davis community gatherings including morning ruach (spirit) circle, closing ruach circle, and Shabbat. This Specialist will serve as a role model, coach, mentor, and instructor to all campers with the greater goal to help all campers grow, learn new skills, form friendships, and most importantly - HAVE FUN!

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Agency Information:

Camp Davis is Nashville's outstanding Jewish Day Camp serving campers entering Kindergarten through 8th grade. At Camp Davis, we focus on universal Jewish values (respect, community, growth, and compassion) and embrace EVERYONE from all backgrounds, faiths, and families. A summer at Camp Davis is a life-changing experience not only for our campers, but our staff as well. More than just a summer job, employment at Camp Davis means being a part of our family. Just as we challenge our campers to take risks and grow, we have the same expectations for our staff. Camp Davis staff members are motivated, compassionate, and professional - and they certainly know how to have a good time.The Gordon Jewish Community Center (Gordon JCC) is at the center of Jewish life in Nashville, providing recreational, educational, social and cultural programs and services to over 1,700 member families. Located on a beautiful 52-acre campus in west Nashville, it is a place where non-Jews are welcome to join, play and learn side by side with their Jewish neighbors. Camp Davis, established in 1930s, provides a day camp experience for hundreds of school-age children each summer.