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River Friends Day Camp (ages 2 – 6)

Early Childhood Center

Early Childhood Center: Turning 2’s

River Friends Day Camp (ages 2 – 6)

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Early Childhood Center

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Early Childhood Center: Turning 2’s

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Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness & Recreation

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Special Event for Parents of Teens

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Fitness Center

Personal Training

Group Exercise

Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness

Special Event: Intro to Alexander Technique

Fitness Center

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Personal Training

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Group Exercise

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Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness

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Special Event: Intro to Alexander Technique

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American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Cross

Private Swim Lessons

Hammerheads Swim Team

Lap Swimming

PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Cross

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Aquatics Exercise

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Private Swim Lessons

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Hammerheads Swim Team

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Lap Swimming

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Group Swim Lessons

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PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

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Jewish Life

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Special Needs

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Special Event for Parents of Teens

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Renard Lecture Series

Renard Lecture Series

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River Friends Day Camp: Assistant Counselor

Assistant Counselor

 

Summary: In accordance with all rules and regulations as established by program management as well as those included in the Shames JCC Employee Manual, the Head Counselor provides superior childcare services and supports a positive experience for children, their parents and/or caregivers, members, visitors and colleagues. The Head Counselor is responsible for providing outstanding professional service in a consistently professional and courteous manner, while ensuring the safety, engagement, entertainment and well-being of children, and supporting a warm and friendly community experience throughout the entire JCC.

 

Essential Functions:

These functions include but are not limited to the following that are listed below. While we strive to maintain clarity around job expectations, work activities may be subject to change at any time, in accordance with organizational needs.

 

  • Ensuring overall safety, including the safe use of toys, games and any other materials and/or furnishings throughout the general play environment
  • Collaborating with head counselor to carry out daily functions and activities of camp pod
  • Communicating and collaborating with head counselor and assistant director/director on camp matters
  • Supervising camper activities for assigned campers
  • Assisting in the redirecting activities whenever necessary to keep children safe, engaged, and entertained
  • Assisting in ensuring your assigned room is inviting and clean- always ready for the next shift before departing, inclusive of washing/sanitizing toys or other durage materials or surfaces
  • Adhering to COVID-19 protocols and procedures
  • Other duties as may be assigned

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