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Employment Opportunities

Hiring: Camp Norwich Jr. and Sr. Counselors

By February 7, 2019 No Comments

Can you make a difference?

 Not just another summer job, but a chance to make a huge impact!  Spend your summer on beautiful Lake Norwich surrounded by the sounds of laughter, learning and growing.  Today more than ever, we need our youth to be surrounded by positive role models – if that’s you- join our team!   Gain invaluable experience from working with children, to learning interpersonal skills, organization and commitment; all skills that will help you in any future role.  Be a part of an international organization while making a difference on a local level – we have flexible work schedules available as well.

Camp Sessions:

Session One: 6/24-7/5

Session Two: 7/8-7/19

Session Three: 7/22-8/2

Session Four: 8/5-8/16

Session 5A: 8/19-8/23

Session 5B:  8/26-8/30

 

Job Qualifications:

  • Senior Counselors must be 18 years of age and finished with high school. Junior counselors must be 16 and entering junior or senior year of high school.
  • Must submit health history record and examination form prior to first day of work.
  • Ability to interact with all age levels, including appropriate and friendly interaction with parents when necessary.
  • Capacity to understand principles of youth development and developmental stages of youth.
  • Ability to relate to youth and adults in a positive manner.

Benefits include a free membership to the Y and option to enroll in our 403(b) plan

Requirements:

  1. Camp application
  2. Three completed references (one former employer and two personal; no family references please)
  3. Must be able to pass a criminal background check.

In addition to the application please feel free to submit a resume.

Please email your application and references to: sovina.mansfield @hrymca.org

Or mail/in person: Attn: Sovina Mansfield, Hampshire Regional YMCA, 286 Prospect Street, Northampton, MA  01060.