YMCA of Greater Houston Day Camp Site Lead I in Alvin, Texas

Position Summary:

Provides direction for the program and staff and implements summer camp curriculum and activities. Provides a quality experience to children and parents that focuses on youth development, including the YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, caring, and faith.

Essential Functions:

1. Implements curriculum within the established guidelines.

2. Designs and implements daily lesson/activity plans.

3. Supervises the children, program area and all activities.

4. Maintains communication with parents and engages parents as volunteers.

5. Facilitates both formal and informal play within the center and outdoors.

6. Maintains the program site and equipment, assists with the set-up and breakdown of camp activities and cleaning of the program area.

7. Adheres to program standards including safety and cleanliness standards.

8. Maintains required program records.

9. Makes sound decisions in alignment with YMCA and state standards.

10.Acts as a role model to campers and staff by exemplifying the YMCA’s five core values.

11.Maintains positive relations with children, parents, and other staff.

12.Attends and participates in family nights, program activities, staff meetings, and staff trainings.

Requirements

1. High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

2. At least 21 years of age.

3. CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse prevention trainings.

4. 6 months previous experience in licensed childcare program or similar setting required.

5. Ability to plan, organize, and implement age-appropriate/developmentally appropriate program activities

6. Previous experience with diverse populations.

7. Must meet Site Director qualifications as stated in the Minimum Standards (#744.1047) under TDPRS.

8. Current record of tuberculosis examination and/or current local health department regulations, examinations, and/or immunization as required by the local or State Department of Health.

Posting ID 75783977970

Location Alvin,TX

Job Category Day Camp