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Club J After School Camp Counselor
Valley of the Sun JCC
12701 N Scottsdale Rd
Ste 201
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Principal Responsibilities:

The Holiday Camp Counselor (during days school is closed for holidays and break not including summer) will report to the Camp Director. The Counselor is responsible for overseeing an age group of students' ages 5 thru 13 years, dependent on group assigned. The Counselor's primary responsibilities include providing a safe and memorable experience with the ability to teach valuable social skills, maintain positive relationships with children and ensure their needs are met daily.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

REQUIRED SKILLS / ABILITIES / CHARACTERISTICS:

Minimum Qualifications:

WORKING CONDITIONS / LOCATION: Exposed to outdoor weather, extreme heat and health club environment

SCHEDULE: Non-Exempt Year Round Part-Time Position

Mandatory Monthly Professional Development and Training

School Year Hours: Aug-May Mon-Thur 2:45pm-6pm and Fri 2:45pm-5pm

Holiday Camp Hours: 8:30am-6:15pm

Summer Camp Hours:8am-5pm

Hours may vary depending on needs

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / DEMANDS: Must be able to work in an outside environment, in excessive heat and walk, stand and sit for prolonged periods of time.

Must be able to have the capable of lifting 30 pounds and carry and move tables, chairs, and other program equipment.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE/ SPECIALIZED TRAINING: 18+

Minimum 1 year professional experience working with youth grades K-4

Current First Aid and CPR certification (employees' responsibility to obtain)

Pass TB test (to be paid by JCC)

Pass fingerprint clearance (to be paid by JCC)

SAFETY: Must practice and promote safety at all times.

Agency Information:

OUR FACILITY

Located on the 32-acre Ina Levine Jewish Community Campus in North Scottsdale, the aesthetics and architecture of the building are unparalleled. We strive to provide an exceptional member experience in a friendly, well-maintained, state-of-the art facility.



Cardiovascular equipment, strength training machines, functional trainers and a complete free-weight area line the perimeter of our 50,000 square foot fitness facility. The center of our fitness facility contains a flexible, sport court/indoor gym, which is an ideal space for basketball, volleyball and indoor soccer. In addition, five different group fitness studios provide space for classes like dance/exercise, cycling, Pilates, TRX and functional fitness. The campus also has outdoor fields to accommodate softball, soccer, football and other outdoor recreational activities.



One racquetball courts, well-appointed men?s and women?s locker rooms with Jacuzzi and steam room, a family changing room, and massage and spa rooms, complete the picture.



The center's Olympic size pool is home to our youth swim team and offers up to eleven lanes for your daily lap routine. Individual and group swim lessons for all ages and water aerobic classes, as well as competitive swim skill-building instruction are the heart of the aquatics program. We also offer a gated-children's activity pool, splash pad and Sunday Funday poolside events, terrific for the whole family.



The campus also features seven multi-use classrooms, a dedicated game room/teen lounge, arts and crafts room, teaching kitchen and state-of-the-art Early Childhood Center for infants through Pre-K, as well as an outdoor sports court/playground and amphitheater.



As a kosher campus, the onsite Caf?; Milk and Honey serves a dairy and non-meat menu featuring American, Italian, Mexican and Israeli cusine and also offers kosher catering. The cafe and catering service are under the supervision of the Greater Phoenix Va'ad Hakashruth.



Ample, well-lighted parking is provided with special senior citizen parking added to our designated handicapped parking spaces.



The Campus offers multi-purpose social hall rental for private, community and Jewish religious events.



OUR PROGRAMS

The Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center (VOSJCC) offers a wide range of educational, cultural, social, fitness and recreational programs for people of all ages and backgrounds.



The VOSJCC promotes active and healthy lifestyles by encouraging physical activity for all levels and age groups. We offer personal training, swimming programs and a multitude of group fitness classes for all ages as well as a wide variety of youth sports and adult leagues.



Our Early Childhood Center provides a nurturing, play-based program with experienced, passionate teachers. Children learn about Jewish holidays, customs and values in a high-quality educational environment. Additionally, preschoolers have the advantage of participating in movement classes and swim lessons.



The Center's Youth and Camping programs not only nurture your child's thirst for knowledge and adventure, but they also provide a fun and safe place to learn fundamental values that will serve them well throughout life.



We engage the community through celebration, learning and shared experiences. Members have the opportunity to make the most of each day in a variety of ways; whether be by continuing their education, pursuing their fitness goals, taking a class, attending a lecture, or participating in a hobby. Our staff takes pride in creating innovative programs that enable all segments of the community to participate.



The arts are an integral and enriching part of life at the VOSJCC and provide a memorable venue for communal events and celebrations. Music, dance, theater, lectures and art classes are just some of the featured programs. Personal creative expression is encouraged through an array of cultural classes and programs throughout the year.