Aquatics Director

Jewish Council for Youth Services - Highland Park, IL (30+ days ago)


The Lil', Lillian L. Lutz Recreation Center

1195 Half Day Road, Highland Park, IL

June 4 to August 10, 2018

30 - 35 hours per week

Job Summary:

Under the direct supervision of the Site Director, oversees camp aquatics programs for the JCYS on the North Shore.

  • North Shore Day Camp (K - 6th)
  • NSDC Sports (K - 6th)
  • Sunflower Camp (preschool - K)
  • Camp Star (2nd - 6th children with ADHD and other spectrum disorders)
  • Champ Camp (1st - 6th primarily Latino children)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in hiring staff pre-session
  • Plan and lead staff orientation
  • Oversee all aspects of our camp aquatics program, including, but not limited to evaluating camper skill level, dividing campers into appropriate groups, organizing staff assignments, and communication with parents
  • Supervise lifeguard and swim instructor staff in their roles that support the camp swim program
  • Provides excellent communication to parents, staff and campers
  • Serve as a positive role model for campers and staff
  • Implement systems to ensure safety of all persons at the pool
  • Maintain excellent communication with Site Director
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Must be Red Cross Certified and have substantial teaching and supervisory experience as well as excellent administrative and communication skills.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Please contact

Micky Baer 847.433.6001 ext. 105

Jewish Council for Youth Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time