Location and Job Title:
Preschool Camp Counselor
Shimon and Sara Birnbaum JCC
775 Talamini Rd
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
JCC Camp Ruach in Bridgewater, NJ is hiring a Head Preschool Senior Counselor for our 3 & 4 year old camper group for the summer 2021 season, running from June 28-August 20 (closed July 5). The typical camp day is from 8:30-4:30 daily.
JCC Camp Ruach is a high-caliber, inclusive, and welcoming day camp program for campers ages two years through entering grade 9. We believe that every moment of every day is an opportunity for campers and staff to positively impact each other's lives. Being a camp counselor is about having fun, but so much more too.
NEW 2021! Senior counselors (graduating high school and older) are eligible for a completion bonus of $125 each week - up to $1000 for the summer. Starting salary is $1800 and camp runs from June 28-August 20, 2021.
- Ensuring the safety and well-being of each camper every moment of the day.
- Serving as role model for campers through active participation in all activities including sports, swim, arts, and more.
- Communicating regularly with supervisors and co-workers
- Attending all required pre-camp and mid-summer staff trainings.
- Leading co-counselors through your own participation and modeling of positive and engaging behavior.
- Communicating regularly with the Unit Head any and all issues or concerns as they arise.
- Working with preschool age children or in a preschool classroom
- Attending camp as a camper or staff
After more than 2 decades, Camp Ruach has proudly been providing meaningful and positive camp experiences for campers ages 2-14 and their families. We look forward to welcoming a new staff person to our team!
The Shimon and Sara Birnbaum JCC is a full-service agency which provides programs and services to the community, from pre-school through older adults, including early childhood education, school-age programming, special needs programming, teen services, adult and older adult programs, as well as day camp, summer pool club, health, fitness and recreation programs for all ages. The JCC also provides a variety of cultural arts programs and programs with significant Judaic content.