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Ropes Course Specialists
Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester
1200 Edgewood Ave
Rochester, NY 14618

Principal Responsibilities:

We are looking for positive role models who enjoy the outdoors and creating daily programming for children ages 8-16. This will include facilitating the Low Ropes (challenge course), and High Ropes activities/elements for all campers on a rotating schedule, as well as maintaining all High Ropes, Low Ropes, Climbing Tower, and Bouldering elements. Additional duties may include leading a class in Nature Education.

Minimum Qualifications:

Be responsible for the general health and safety of their assigned campers

 Establish an atmosphere in which campers feel secure, happy, and part of the group

 Supervise campers under their immediate care at all time

 Make sure their campers adhere to camp rules

 Set a good example in all areas of camp life; act as a role model

 Participate with their group in all camp activities

 Cooperating with the Program Area Leader in matters involving rules, safety, and program

 Follow through on approved curriculum plans

 Share these responsibilities with other staff assigned to the same program area

 Be responsible for planning and executing evening programs as needed

Camp operates from Sunday June 28 - Sunday, August 16, 2020.

Approximately (7) paid days off during the Camp season.

Full time hours including days, nights, and weekends.

Required attendance for orientation as follows:

General Staff orientation Monday, June 22-Saturday, June 27, 2020

Specialist Certification Training Dates - TBD

We will certify in Rope/Climbing Wall if the candidates are not currently certified.

Everyone has to take our course regardless of their certifications.

Agency Information:

Come join the team at Camp Seneca Lake, the residential summer camp of the JCC of Greater Rochester where we fill the tent with light and welcome all to shine!

Camp Seneca Lake is located in the Finger Lakes region of Central New York!

Do you have a passion for ropes courses and outdoor activities? Can you lead exciting and challenging programming for our campers ages 8-16?