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J Camps, located at the JCC of Greater Baltimore, is looking for energetic, dedicated staff members who are interested in working in a fun, creative camp environment this summer. Our programming has a variety of focuses including aquatics, arts & culture, athletics, nature, science sustainability and more with a foundation of Judaism. In addition, our training includes child development workshops, skill sharing, and certification in Basic Water Safety and CPR. We hire on a rolling basis.  Our main summer season is June 20 – August 12, 2022, and we offer excellent camper discounts for summer staff.  While most of our positions are full-time, we do have a few that run for only select weeks.

For more information, contact us at jcamps@jcc.org.

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*NEW* FREE FAMILY JCC MEMBERSHIP
Full facility access to swimming pools, fitness center and more — through December 31, 2022, to include spouse and dependents.
 
FREE CAMP ENROLLMENT

Staff courtesies for one child, with reduced rates for siblings.

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    Camp Counselors Needed For the Following Areas

    Camp Counselors
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    Counselors are the primary caregivers for each camper. The Counselor is responsible for planning, teaching, coordinating and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills.

    Counselors needed for the following areas:

    • Teachers for Preschool and Kindergarten Bunks
    • Inclusion Counselors (works 1-on-1 with campers)
    • Sports Camp
    • Performing and Visual Arts Camp
    • Senior Counselors (18 and up) Day Camp
    • Junior Counselors (16 & 17)

    Camp Leads and Specialists Needed

    Archery Lead
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    The Archery Lead is responsible for creating a curriculum teaching campers how to use the archery equipment and skill development, ensuring camper safety and maintaining equipment. 

    Assistant Athletics Specialist
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    Responsibilities includes assisting Head of Athletics in developing a curriculum, lead and co-lead sports activities and maintain equipment. 

    Head Ropes Course Specialist
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    The Head of Ropes Course is responsible for ensuring safety, checking equipment, leading the team, developing a curriculum for low/high ropes courses. 

    Ropes Course Counselor
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    Ropes Course Specialist is responsible for ensuring safety, managing equipment, checking equipment, leading the campers, and facilitating the high and low ropes challenge courses. 

    J Camps Song Leader
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    The Song Leader is responsible for leading songs at morning flagpole, lunch, Friday Shabbat and also leading interactive music sessions and movement games for our campers.

    Theatre Arts Camp Counselor
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    Under the supervision of the Creative Summer Camp Director and Senior Camp Director, our ideal candidate is prepared to be a role model to their team and campers alike, has a can-do demeanor, has experience and loves working with children, and has experience in or avid appreciation for the performing art.

    Theatre Arts Teaching Artists
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    Teaching artists responsibilities include being a role model within their field, experience and a love of teaching children of all ages, and has extensive experience in their art form. 

    Science Specialist
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    Responisibilities of the Science Specialist include developing and implementing a curriculum of hands on science projects and experiments.

    Jewish Life Specialist
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    The Jewish Life Specialist will coordinate and implement Jewish value activities with a focus on volunteerism in a program J Camps calls Shabbabah, to bring Judaism to life for J campers.  

    Camp Office Staff

    Marketing Coordinator
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    Photographer
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    Runners
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    Runners are responsible for assisting around camp for activity set-up, moving supplies, and assisting other areas as needed.

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