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Assistant Counselor
Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester
1200 Edgewood Ave
Rochester, NY 14618

Principal Responsibilities:

Camp Seneca Lake is located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. We need multiple Assistant Counselors for the 2022 summer camping season.Assistant Counselors are the front-line staff for providing a safe, unforgettable, and uniquely Jewish summer experience for campers. Assistant Counselors are responsible for the direct care of campers which includes ensuring camper's good hygiene and health, writing and facilitating bunk and village activities, assisting at Program Areas, performing evening duties in the bunk/village on a rotating schedule, teaching CITs best practices for being staff at CSL, and working in conjunction with all other camp staff to provide a healthy living and learning environment for all. Assistant Counselors report directly to their Unit Head. Assistant Counselors may be assigned to any of the following villages; Mohawk, Seneca, Onondaga, Cayuga.Roles/Responsibilities/Expectations: Be responsible for the general health and safety of all campers and staff  Establish an atmosphere in which campers feel secure, happy, and included  Supervise campers under their immediate care at all time  Ensure campers and staff adhere to camp rules  Act as a positive role model  Participate in all camp activities and supervisory initiatives  Cooperate with all other staff regarding matters of rules, safety, and program  Other duties as assigned by Unit Head, Program Area Leader, and CSL Directors Compensation:  Approximately (7) paid days off during the Camp season  Full time hours including days, nights and weekends  Competitive pay plus Room and Board

Minimum Qualifications:

Counselors must be Lifeguard certified or willing to be trained, previous childcare experience preferred. 18+ years old preferred.

Dates: Must be available to live onsite for the entirety of the dates listed:  General Staff Orientation begins June 26th, 2022  Camp season ends August 17th, 2022  Other mandatory training dates TBD

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Under $25,000

Agency Information:

JCC of Greater Rochester's Camp Seneca Lake, 200 Camp Road, Penn Yan, NY 14527

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