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Job Category:

Sports & Recreation

Position Title:

Assistant Camp Director

Position Description:

Double H Ranch

Overall Responsibilities: • Residential on site staff member from the beginning of June through the end of August. • Residential during select family based programs • Responsible for set up and clean up of all Double H program events • Collaborate with Camp Director to ensure the needs of campers and staff are being met in all summer, ski and off season programs. • Assist with staff and volunteer recruitment and interviews • Meet weekly with direct supervisor throughout the year • Attend all year round weekly meetings and give current updates on work in progress. • Report any acts of maltreatment, neglect, and/or any other violation of camp policies immediately to the Camp Director. • Assist Camp Director with the American Camping Association Accreditation process • Directly supervised by the Camp Director • Perform other duties as deemed necessary by the Camp Director. • Provide tours, respond to general inquiries from the public, and assist with Development events.

Summer Job Responsibilities: • Assist the Camp Director in the creation of the staff manual and summer orientation. • Provide direct supervision and training for the Program Directors and Program Staff and Activities Coordinator • Update individual Program Area Manuals on a yearly basis with information from the year prior and including all safety regulations. • Create and implement summer session schedules that meet the needs of all campers, staff, medical professionals and volunteers • Coordinate featured special guests and events to occur in both summer and off season programming. Track all information and send Thank you notes to guests following summer season. • Facilitate weekly program meetings with all program staff and give progress reports to the Camp Director. • Conduct informal check‐ins at all areas on a daily or weekly basis and provide feedback on progress in a consistent manner • Collaborate with Camp Director to ensure that all programming needs and general camp needs are being met throughout the year.

Qualifications: • Bachelors Degree or ACA Certification • At least 21 years of age • At least two prior seasons of programming, camp or equivalent experience • No criminal conviction record related to the treatment of children • Red Cross BLS/CPR Certification

If interested please submit a cover letter and resume to Kate Walsh, Camp Director at

Type of position:


Degree Requirement:



Recreation Management

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Employer Details:

Employer Name:


SeriousFun Children's Network


Sports & Recreation



228 Saugatuck Avenue







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