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The Mid-Island Y JCC is an equal opportunity employer.

Summer Camp Specialists & Counselors
Mid-Island Day Camp

Looking for energetic, creative, and dynamic individuals looking to work at a summer day camp on Long Island, NY.  Specialists and Counselor positions available.  Must enjoy leading children ages 2-13. Experience working at a summer camp is strongly preferred.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred.

Positions available but not limited to:

Group Leader                                                               Camp Counselors

Gymnastics Instructor                                                 Jewish Culture Specialist          

Sports Instructor                                                          EMT/Nurse

Challenge, Ropes & Rock Wall Supervisor               Arts & Crafts Instructor

Dance Instructor                                                          Woodworking Instructor

Bus Driver                                                                     Cooking/Nature Instructor

Jewish Culture Specialist                                  

           

Counselor Duties & Responsibilities:  Counselors will interact with children in the areas of sports and games, arts and crafts, outdoor education, swimming, and music, and establish meaningful relationships with campers, parents/guardians, and staff.   Counselors must support the supervisory staff and be willing to learn.

Counselor Skills & Qualifications:  Applicants must be 16 years old or older. Experience working with children is a plus.  Positive attitude, outgoing, energetic, enthusiastic and fun.  Applicants should be comfortable being outside and be willing to act silly and get messy.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 - August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed July 3rd for the holiday weekend.   Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

Specialist Duties & Responsibilities:  Create a safe, positive and fun environment for campers.  Encourage them to take initiative and try new things.  Specialists are responsible for the learning experience of their specific activity area.  Maintain and ensure the safety of specific areas such as; fields, courts, rinks, rock walls, etc.  Provide our campers with a safe, happy, healthy and fun-filled summer. 

Specialist/Group Leader Skills / Qualifications:  Applicants must be 21 years of age and preferably a college graduate.  Applicants for all positions must have specific experience relative to the position applying for, must have good communication skills, great energy, a positive attitude and experience working with children.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred. Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 - August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed July 3rd for the holiday weekend.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

 

To apply attach resume by e-mail or fill out an application on our website at www.miyjccsummercamp.org

 

    Sports Specialist 
  Mid-Island Day Camp 

                                                                 

Looking for an outgoing and energetic person to teach sports to our campers.  Applicants must be 21 years of age and preferably a college graduate.  Experience working at a summer camp is strongly preferred.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:  Conduct sports activities with campers ages 2-13.  Provide encouragement during coaching and help children develop a healthy attitude toward competition.  Help children grow and develop new skills.  Safety is of the utmost importance.  Ensure the safe use of equipment and manage participation among all campers.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 -August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

Skills / Qualifications:  Experience with children is a must.  Sports background required.  Great job for Physical Education majors, teachers, and/or college athletes.  Positive attitude, outgoing and energetic.  Good communication with co-workers, parents and supervisors.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred.  Applicants should be comfortable being outdoors.

 

 
Ropes and Challenge Course Specialist  
Mid-Island Day Camp      

Looking for an enthusiastic and energetic individual to facilitate activities on our challenge course.  Applicants must be 21 years of age and preferably a college graduate.  Experience working at a summer camp is strongly preferred.  Must adhere to rules and regulations of certification trainings and workshops.  Safety is of the utmost importance.

Duties & Responsibilities:  Overseeing our Ropes, Bungee and/or Challenge Course.  Ensuring the safety of all participating campers.  Maintaining and organizing equipment.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29-August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

Skills / Qualifications:  Experience with children is a must.  Outdoor experience preferred. Applicants for all positions must have specific experience relative to the position applying for, must have good communication skills, great energy and a positive attitude.  All staff must be certified to work the course.  Certification training is mandatory and will be provided prior to the start of camp. 

 

    Gymnastics Specialist
Mid-Island Day Camp

Looking for an energetic, dynamic and enthusiastic person to teach and supervise gymnastics for campers of all ages.   Applicants must be 21 years of age and preferably a college graduate.  Experience working at a summer camp is strongly preferred as well.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:  Overseeing our Gymnastics and Tumbling Zone.  Maintaining area and equipment.  Safety must always be first priority.  Loves working with kids and committed to teaching quality gymnastics and life skills.  Knowledge of spotting safely and effectively.  Explaining and demonstrating age appropriate gymnastics skills.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 -August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

Skills / Qualifications:  Experience working with children is a must.  Gymnastics background required.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred.  Applicants should be comfortable working outdoors.

 

Dance Specialist
Mid-Island Day Camp

Looking for an outgoing and energetic person to teach dance to our campers.

Duties and Responsibilities:  Provide general dance instruction for campers ages 2-13.  Create a dynamic and fun environment for campers to learn and participate in various aspects of dance, exploring, creating and performing.  Teach movement specialties, i.e. Zumba, Kick-line, line dances, etc.  Choreograph for the Camp’s end of summer play.  Must be able to create age appropriate lessons for campers.  Help supervise camp activities.

Skills / Qualifications: Applicants must be at least 21 years old and preferably a college graduate.  Experience with children a must.  Experience working at summer camp is strongly preferred.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 -August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

Woodworking Specialist
Mid-Island Day Camp

Looking for an outgoing and energetic person to teach woodworking to our campers.

Duties and Responsibilities:  Provide general wood working instruction for campers ages 2-13.  Create a dynamic, creative and fun environment for campers to learn and participate in various aspects of woodworking.  Must be able to create age appropriate projects.  Must be organized, be able to plan out woodworking projects in advance and follow a budgetary outline. Safety is of the utmost importance.

Skills / Qualifications: Applicants must be at least 21 years old and preferably a college graduate.  Experience with children a must.  Experience working at summer camp is strongly preferred.  Strong interpersonal skills preferred.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 -August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

 

Jewish Culture Specialist
Mid-Island Day Camp

Looking for an outgoing and energetic person to teach Jewish culture to our campers.

Duties and Responsibilities:  Provide general lessons and instruction for campers ages 2-13.  Create a dynamic, creative and fun environment for campers to learn and participate in various aspects of Judaism and Jewish culture.  Must be able to create age appropriate activities.  Must be organized, be able to plan out activities and projects in advance and follow a budgetary outline. Must have experience managing a staff. Must be able to work with food allergies and dietary restrictions.

Skills / Qualifications: Applicants must be at least 21 years old and preferably a college graduate.  Experience with children a must.  Experience working at summer camp is strongly preferred. Strong interpersonal skills preferred.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 -August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

 

 

Nurse/EMT
Mid-Island Day Camp

Mid-Island Day Camp seeks a full time Registered Nurse for its 2020 Summer Season.

The camp has a full service infirmary on-site and is committed to providing excellent care to its campers and staff.

The nurse is responsible for the following:

Administration of daily medications

Emergency medical attention when necessary

Maintain a copy of all medical forms and camper records 

Maintain medical log of all visits to the infirmary

Maintain health records

Ensure each staff member and camper has a camp health form on file

Establish and follow appropriate medical routines, including record keeping in the medical log, disposal of medical waste, managing and safeguarding medications, and utilizing approved standing orders

Keep accident/incident reports that can be used for risk management assessment

Prepare a summary and evaluation of the camp season and make recommendations for the following season

Monitor health of all staff/campers

Evaluate camp procedures and suggest modifications that would create more healthful conditions in the camp

Respond to daily first aid needs, including sickness, nausea, scrapes, bruises, and cuts. In case of a medical emergency, contact the leadership staff and call 911. All health emergencies must be reported to the Division Head who will contact the parents of the child/staff member immediately. The camp staff will observe the children and do a basic medical check daily.

 

Requirements:

 

Licensed RN in NY state

Experience with children ages 4-12, and adults

5+ years' experience as a camp or school nurse

Must be available five days a week, June 22nd-28thth for staff orientation and June 29th-August 21st for camp.

 

To apply, please contact Jodi Meehan at JMeehan@miyjcc.org  For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below.

 

www.miyjccsummercamp.org

Please feel free to also email your resume to us.

Bus Driver -part-time- Summer Camp
Mid-Island Day Camp

Looking for individuals interested in being camp bus drivers. Morning and afternoon shifts available. Training provided

Duties & Responsibilities:  Ensuring the safety of all camper to and from camp.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29-August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd.

Skills / Qualifications:  CDL Class C License with P and S endorsement

 

Division Head/Group Leaders
Mid-Island Day Camp

 

Looking for energetic, creative, and dynamic individuals looking to work at a summer day camp on Long Island, NY.  Division Head/Group Leader positions available.  Must enjoy leading children ages 2-13. Experience working at a summer camp is strongly preferred. Strong interpersonal skills preferred.

Division Heads and Group Leaders Duties & Responsibilities:  Create a safe, positive and fun environment for campers.  Encourage them to take initiative and try new things.  Division Heads/Group Leaders are responsible for the learning experience of their specific group or unit. Provide our campers with a safe, happy, healthy and fun-filled summer. 

Group Leaders will interact with children in the areas of sports and games, arts and crafts, outdoor education, swimming, and music, and establish meaningful relationships with campers, parents/guardians, and staff.  Division Heads/Group Leaders will guide the counselors and support staff and support the campers.

Counselor Skills & Qualifications:  Experience working with children is a must.  Positive attitude, outgoing, energetic, enthusiastic and fun.  Applicants should be comfortable being outside and be willing to act silly and get messy.  Applicants must be available for the duration of the summer camp season from June 29 -August 21, 2020 and all training leading up to camp.  We are closed Friday, July 3rd. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:00 pm.

 

 

To apply attach resume by e-mail or fill out an application on our website at www.miyjccsummercamp.org

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Babysitter

Summer babysitting Position available.

Must be 18 or older.

Schedule: Monday-Friday  |  9:00 am-12:00 pm 

July 1 to August 30, 2019

If interested, contact Barbara at (516) 822-3535, x317

or email bsachs@miyjcc.org.

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Fitness Center

Gym Attendant

Age: 18+

Job Description: Maintain order in the gym, re-rack weights, answer questions, and more.

Schedule: Flexible days and hours.

If interested, contact George Loft:  (516) 822-3535, x316

or email gloft@miyjcc.org.

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Early Childhood Center

Be part of a team of educators who support the whole child through a developmentally appropriate curriculum that embraces Jewish life and complements what happens at home. We are committed to excellence and are looking for those who are enthusiastic about guiding each child to reach their full potential.

FLOATERS / DAYCARE WORKERS – Part-Time and Full-Time

Floaters and PM Daycare teachers needed, 5 days per week. 

Job Requirements: Candidates should have 12 college credits in Early Childhood or a current CDA, and experience in the early childhood field.

RESUMES TO mwitkes@miyjcc.org

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Office & Administration

 

EVENING WELCOME DESK RECEPTIONIST – Part-Time

The Evening Welcome Desk Receptionist is the first staff person that members and guests see when they enter the Mid-Island Y JCC. This position requires strong interpersonal skills, computer skills, as well as the ability to handle multiple tasks at once.

Essential Position Duties

  • Greet and acknowledge members, guests and visitors of the MIYJCC

  • Answer guest inquiries, and direct them as appropriate

  • Assist new members in filling out applications and paperwork

  • Administer membership card ID

  • Implement front desk processes and procedures

  • Write all receipts for programs, classes, etc.

  • Take contributions

  • Keep a clean and neat work environment

  • Replace forms, flyers and membership folders when necessary

  • Knowledgeable of current & ongoing programs and events

Education

Education related to service/management and/or 2-3 years office experience.

General Skills

  • Basic computer skills:  Microsoft Office applications, including Word and Excel

  • Must be organized and able to manage and prioritize multiple tasks, meet deadlines and manage time

  • Must be able to work as a part of a team

  • Must be able to manage conflict situations

  • Must be able to take initiative to solve problems and be willing to seek assistance in solving problems

  • Must be able to communicate well verbally

  • Must be able to work nights and weekends

  • Must be able to cope with potentially demanding members

  • Must be able to handle emergency and crisis situations

RESUMES TO dkristall@miyjcc.org

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 Aquatics Center

LIFEGUARDS  |  WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTORS  |  

INSTRUCTOR AIDES  |  SWIM COACHES

Join our Aquatics Team where we strive to be the leaders in Aquatics on Long Island. 

RESUMES TO dclark-towers@miyjcc.org

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 Fitness Center

GYM ATTENDANTS

CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINERS

Full-Time & Part-Time positions available.

Be part of our State-of-the Art Fitness Center, home of some of the best

Personal Trainers on Long Island. 

RESUMES TO gloft@miyjcc.org

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Adult Center
SOCIAL DAY PROGRAM COORDINATOR
FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH ALZHEIMER'S AND DEMENTIA 

Reports to:  Director of Adult and Social Services/Adult and Social Services Social Worker

 

Job duties and responsibilities:

  • Assess client needs and create/facilitate recreation and socialization activities

  • Participate in intake and assessment process as needed

  • Assist in Creation of and updating individualized treatment plans

  • Provide task supervision to staff and volunteers

  • Communicate with family members of clients as needed

  • Coordinate music therapy and entertainment professionals

  • Coordinate exercise program with staff from the MIYJCC fitness center

  • Assist with creating monthly activity/menu calendar

  • Engage with clients’ aides as needed during the program to ensure client safety

  • Assist with outreach efforts and production of printed program materials

  • Collaborate with department staff to ensure provision of highest quality services

 

Qualifications

  • Therapeutic recreation, social work or related degree and current certification required

  • Excellent oral and written communication Skills

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Superior relationship building and communications skills

  • Experience in provision of quality service and customer relations

  • Good critical, creative thinking and decision-making skills

  • Must demonstrate the aptitude and willingness to be a visible and active team

 

General Tasks of All MIYJCC Staff 

  • Promote and implement the Core Values of the Jewish Community Center 

  • Participation in required staff meetings and staff training seminars 

  • Participation in agency-wide programs and program committees, as assigned 

  • Active involvement, as a supervisee, in the supervision process 

  • Support the mission of the MIYJCC

  • Other tasks appropriate to MIYJCC staff, as assigned 

 

Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time.