Every day hundreds of children participate in fun and engaging YMCA summer day camp programs. Apply today to become a part of the 2019 Summer Day Camp Team!
Serve as a professional role model for our campers by leading through example and guiding campers through activities that teach life skills, encourage healthy and safe behaviors and create a positive camper experience. You will be responsible for planning, leading, and implementing experiences for children in a small group setting. Be part of an amazing team of staff focused on teaching teamwork and social skills, and support children as they grow and learn. Recreational activities with campers, include but are not limited to, arts and crafts, sports, social recreation, songs, nature hikes, archery, and other games and enrichment activities.
Camp Season runs June 17th - August 30th with a training a training mid May and some trainings in June.
Positions available in multiple cities throughout King County. (Shoreline, Edmonds, Bothell, Woodinville, Bellevue, Redmond, Sammamish, Issaquah, Snoqualmie, Renton, Kent, Auburn, Tukwila, Seatac, Burien, West Seattle, Seattle)
Who are you?
If you're the right candidate for the job, you are excited to spend your days impacting the lives of children. You thrive on the energy of groups of children and are ready to jump in and lead activities. You are always stepping up to offer support at the first sign it's needed. You are comfortable with individual and groups of children, can talk to and partner with parents and other adults, and have an interest in and aptitude for learning new ways to work with kids. You have an eye for quality programing and can build a sense of belonging with the groups you work with.
You are 21 years of age or older and should have:
If position requires driving:
You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y if you:
At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility.
Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities and also enjoy the benefit of a YMCA membership.
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.