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Sports Supervisor
Sep. 22, 2010

Qualifications:

• Strong background and experience in Jewish camping and/or related fields
• Informal Jewish Education experience required
• Desire and ability to work with children and young adults in a camp setting
• Well-versed in Jewish culture with access to educational resources and topics
• Experience with leading and playing different types of sports activities
• Must have leadership skills, ability to motivate, manage, and counsel staff of specialists
• Ability and willingness to teach Jewish concepts and values in camp community
• Ability to communicate with, relate to, and serve as an example to all campers and staff
• Willingness and ability to take full responsibility for safety and security of campers
• Ability to give and receive guidance, constructive feedback, and support
• Minimum age requirement: 21+

Responsibilities:

• Being a positive Jewish role model for the entire camp community
• Help build on the development and implementation of an integrated Jewish educational program in the Sports Department
• Coordination of the educational program within parameters set by the Director of Education
• Implement a curriculum of relevant, fun, engaging, age appropriate, and educational programs for campers in grades 2 through 12, according to the outline laid out by the Director of Education with Sports specialists to help guide them in integrating and incorporating Jewish content into their activity areas
• Oversee a staff of sports specialists.

Leadership Staff Responsibilities:

• Attend daily meetings and perform various other administrative responsibilities such as complete staff evaluations, order supplies, etc.
• Directly responsible for the cleanliness and care of all area equipment and program areas – includes pre and post camp inventory
• Able and willing to work with a variety of staff members in a calm, collected manner at all times
• Participate in pre-camp staff orientation and any on-going staff development programs throughout the summer
• Take part in creating and leading staff development opportunities both during Staff Orientation and throughout the summer.
• Participate regularly and enthusiastically in all camp programs
• Responsible for the health, safety, and happiness of ALL campers at ALL times
• Participate regularly and enthusiastically in all Judaic programming, including Shabbat programming

Designated Supervisor: Director of Programs

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