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Assistant Director, Camp Nah-Jee-Wah
NJY Camps
21 Plymouth St
Fairfield, NJ 07004

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About the Position:

The Assistant Director of Camp Nah-Jee-Wah is the professional who works directly with the Camp Director and is instrumental in the successful day-to-day operation and management of Camp Nah-Jee-Wah. Nah-Jee-Wah serves on average 350-450 1st-6th grade campers with an infrastructure of 200+ seasonal staff members. Nah-Jee-Wah's programmatic offerings also extend to campers that are part of the Round Lake Program (NJY's inclusion program for children with high functioning special learning needs). The Assistant Director works closely with the Camp Director on areas of year-round camper recruitment and engagement, staff hiring, and the program design and implementation of camp. In collaboration with other agency-wide personnel, the Assistant Director of Camp Nah-Jee-Wah supports efforts in marketing, communications, logistical planning, facility management, and scheduling. During the summer, the Assistant Director lives on-site in Milford, PA and supervises a large infrastructure comprising of program areas and camper divisions, including the seasonal leadership that supervise these departments. The Assistant Director supports the Director in work around camp culture building, staff development, and camper care. This position will report to the Director of Camp Nah-Jee-Wah and work in partnership with the other Milford Camps' directors and assistant directors.


Recruit and Retain Campers

Build a Summer Team of Rockstars

Create a Transformational Summer Program

Other Nuts and Bolts

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$45,000 - $55,000

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About NJY Camps:

NJY Camps (NJY) is one of North America's premier Jewish summer camp organizations. Comprised of five overnight summer camps, NJY serves children of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities. NJY's mission focuses on supporting the growth and development of every individual member of its community so that they can learn new skills, develop greater self-confidence, and foster a strong Jewish identity. Having recently celebrated its centennial anniversary, NJY is reimagining its next 100 years. NJY Camps serves more than 3300 campers, over 800 summer staff, across 2000 acres of land. For more information, please visit our website.