Location and Job Title:
Summer Camp Omanut (Arts and Crafts) Specialist, Camp Raanana
Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor
2935 Birch Hollow Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
At Camp Raanana, we look for bright, fun, enthusiastic, and
hard-working staff who have a passion for working with kids and a love of the
outdoors. We are a Jewish day camp operated out of the Jewish Community Center
of Greater Ann Arbor. Camp Raanana has all the overnight feels in a day camp-
from archery to sports to nature to swimming in the lake to art and so much
- Desire and attitude to work with children in both small group and large group setting
- Prior experience in activity area; preferably in a teaching or leadership role
- Ability to accept guidance, constructive feedback, and support
- Ability to assist in teaching activities and running programs
- Willingness and ability to take full responsibility for safety and security of campers
- Ability to communicate with, relate to, and serve as an example to all campers
- Proven management, good communication and organizational skills, and the ability to be creative and take direction/instruction
- Ability to pass a background check
- 18+ with High School diploma or equivalent
- Prepare for specialty activities; creating new program ideas and lesson plans
- Be knowledgeable and skillful in a variety of activities relevant to specialty area
- Create age appropriate activities that result in tangible projects for campers which they can take home (including incorporating Jewish themes)
- Maintain a clean and organized environment for arts and crafts projects and create an inviting space for campers and staff
- Assist counselors during their arts and crafts projects once directions are explained. Ensure supplies are stocked, counselors are prepared.
- Act as extra supervision if needed, etc.
- Plan projects several weeks in advance to ensure all necessary supplies are available.Notify Camp Director of any necessary materials that are low/out of stock.
Camp Raanana is operated out of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor.