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Summer Camp 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 counselors for this 2022 summer camping season.

Counselors are the front-line staff for providing a safe, unforgettable, and uniquely Jewish summer experience for campers. 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. Counselors report directly to their Unit Head. Counselors may be assigned to any of the Villages in camp including but not limited to Tuscarora, Mohawk, Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga. Applicants for Tuscarora must request the supplementary Tuscarora application. 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 below.

 General Staff Orientation begins June 26th, 2022

 Camp season ends August 17th, 2022

 Other mandatory training dates TBD

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Agency Information:

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

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