Location and Job Title:
Camp Arye Inclusion Counselor
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus
1125 College Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209
Position Summary: Work with the Arye Coordinator and senior counselor to identify and meet camper needs, carry out camp programs, and fulfill other staff administrative roles. Join our JCamps team and provide our campers with a summer of fun, friendship and community. Competitive pay, positive work environment and additional benefits (JCC membership, fitness center and indoor and outdoor pool access).
Weekly Rate $280 - $400, depending on experience.
- Knowledge and Education - Minimum Required or Preferred: At least 18 years of age, GED / High School Diploma preferred (or age 17 with a GED / High School Diploma).
- Experience - Minimum Preferred: At least one (1) year camp counseling experience.
- Special Skills: Desire and ability to work with children outdoors; ability to relate to one's peer group; ability to accept guidance and supervision; ability to assist in teaching an activity; , integrity and adaptability, enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience and self-control; ability to physically lift campers in and out of swimming pool; ability to help campers change clothes; ability to swim with campers, and ability to chase campers if necessary.
- Requirements: Must be at least 18 years or older (or age 17 with a GED / High School Diploma). Adult and Child CPR/AED certifications (provided during training). Must be available to work Mondays - Fridays, 8:15am - 4:15pm (unless otherwise specified). Must pass criminal background check. Must be able to attend mandatory staff training June 7th - June 11th, priority given to staff available for entire duration of camp which runs from June 14th through August 6th. Opportunity to work post camp week (August 9th - August 13th).
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus is a human service agency offering a varied program that is Jewish in nature. It is committed to enhancing the quality of individual and family life through the promotion of physical, intellectual and spiritual wellness. It provides educational and cultural programs that reflect the Jewish heritage, health related activities and many services to the community at large. Through its wide array of programs, the JCC pursues its mission of strengthening the individual, family and community.
The JCC nurtures a passion for Jewish learning and living. Through programs and services, the JCC provides comfortable and inviting environments in which the community can thrive.