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Summer Camp Division Head
Addison-Penzak JCC of Silicon Valley
14855 Oka Road
Suite 201
Los Gatos, CA 95032

Principal Responsibilities:

Position Title: Summer Camp Division Head

Status:Seasonal, At-Will, non-benefitted

Term: May 2020-August 2020

Time Commitment:

25 hours preparation leading up to camp, then 8:30am-4:30pm Monday Through Friday during the months of June-August, additional hours as needed. Must be able to commit to a full 9 weeks, June 1st - August 14th.

Purpose:

Coordinates campers in one of three age specific camps. Camp Division Heads will be responsible for staff supervision, behavioral management, running activities, supply orders, and budget management. The Division Head communicates with other camp staff to maintain smooth operation of the camp. Support youth, peers, and other staff members in conducting meaningful, educational experiences to help youth grow and reach their fullest potential.

General Function:

Under the direction of the Assistant Camp Director, the Division Heads will assure the program quality and content of the APJCC Summer Camp Program and will directly coordinate one age specific day camp. The Summer Camp Division Head will plan, implement, and manage the daily programming of their age specific day camp. The Summer Camp Head will work closely with other Camp Division Heads and Specialists to assure the preparation and implementation of all group camp activities, and all special events. The Summer Camp Division Heads will directly supervise their age specific camp staff members ensuring the implementation of daily activities is done at a high standard, focusing on safety and wellness.


Minimum Qualifications:

Qualification Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty at a high quality level. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or experience:

Specific Certification Requirements:

** Employees at the APJCC may have availability to attend in-house Certification courses, please check with Camp Director as to availability

Language skills:

Reasoning Ability:

Other Skills, Requirements, Abilities and Personal Characteristics:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

**Ability to work traditional business hours as well as non-traditional hours as business dictates. To include but not limited to weekends and evening**

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The working conditions described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

APJCC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer-Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability

Disclaimer: This job description indicates in general terms, the type and level of work performed as well as the typical responsibilities of employees in this classification. The duties described are not to be interpreted as being all-inclusive to any specific employee. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions and, when possible, to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Nothing in this position description changes the at-will employment relationship existing between the APJCC and its employees.

Agency Information:

Amenities include fitness center, heated pool, children's pool, lighted tennis courts, full gymnasium, event auditorium and meeting rooms, athletic field, physical therapy clinic, free parking, childcare, acclaimed preschool for ages 18 months-5 years, day camp, recreation program for children with special needs, birthday parties, teen lounge, Center for Jewish Life & Learning, holiday celebrations, Judaica and Hebrew classes, enrichment classes on a variety of topics for all ages, dance and sports programs for children and adults. Event rentals available.