Day Camp Site Coordinator – Teen Program, ASO, Dayton Ohio
YMCA of Greater Dayton
Posting Expiration - April 12, 2013
Under the direction of the Youth and Teen Development Director the Site Coordinator is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of all activities. The Teen Day Camp Site Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the children’s social, physical, spiritual and mental development in the program, as well as keeping safety and the well being of the children as a first priority.
Education and Certifications – Must be at least 21 years of age, possess high school diploma or GED. Associate’s degree or applicable experience strongly preferred. CPR for the appropriate age group, First Aid, Blood Bourne Pathogens, Communicable Disease, New Employee Orientation, and Child Abuse Prevention training is required within first 90 days of employment. Blood Bourne Pathogens and Child Abuse Prevention must be reviewed every 12 months.
Experience - Minimum of 1 year experience of working with teens demonstrating the ability to motivate and supervise staff. Planning and program development skills are helpful. Experience with service-learning and the 40 Developmental Assets is preferred.
Skills and Abilities
Must be able to provide quality programs and activities for a variety of ages. The person in this position must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Must possess excellent relationship building and negotiation skills in order to maintain harmonious relationships with staff, members, volunteers, program participants, and the general public. Computer skills needed, particularly with Microsoft Office and email applications. Must have a valid drivers license and safe record to be able to drive a vehicle safely transporting up to 15 youth. The candidate needs to be able to work with a diverse group of students representing a wide range of personal, social and economic issues