Location and Job Title:
Ropes Course Specialist
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus
1125 College Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209
Position Summary: Plans, directs and supervises the camp's group initiative / high ropes course program. Serve as a senior counselor when not supervising ropes activities. 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 $360 - $480, depending on experience.
- Knowledge and Education - Minimum Required or Preferred: GED/High School Diploma or at least 18 years of age.
- Experience - Minimum Preferred: Current first aid and CPR certifications (preferred); documented instructor training and experience with adventure / high ropes course programs, highly preferred.
- Special Skills: Ability to coordinate and safely operate a group initiatives / high ropes course program for camp; ability to maintain course in excellent working condition and notify supervisor if problems exist; ability to supervise program assistants and make scheduling assignments; desire and ability to work with children outdoors; ability to relate to one's peer group, ability to accept guidance and supervision; integrity and adaptability; enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience and self-control.
- Requirements: Must be at least 18 years or older. Adult and Child CPR/AED certifications (provided during training). Must be available to work Mondays - Fridays, 8:15am - 4:15pm. 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 9 - August 13).
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.