Company Description: The Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA is an independent YMCA located on 1500 acres in the beautiful Berkshires of Western MA close to nationally renowned cultural and historic attractions such as Jacob’s Pillow and Tanglewood. Chimney Corners Camp, Camp Becket and the Travel and Service Program, Becket Day Camp and the Berkshire Outdoor Center are the five primary program focuses for the Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA.
Camp Becket for boys and Chimney Corners Camp for girls are traditional resident camps with rich traditions and commitment to character development. Program offerings are in aquatics, athletics, theater, dance, creative arts, horseback riding, service learning, adventure trips, team building and high ropes. Our Travel & Service Programs offer a unique life experience to teens and our Berkshire Outdoor Center offers a wide-range of year-round programs for individuals, families and groups.
We are conveniently located off Route 8 past Jacobs Pillow; 15 minutes from center of Lee.
Day Camp Waterfront Supervisor / Director
High School or Equivalent
Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA (BCCYMCA) is seeking a fun, flexible, and motivated Waterfront Director / Supervisor for this summer at Becket Day Camp! If you want to answer the call to provide the experience our youth need after a challenging year during the pandemic and are excited about being on a beautiful waterfront this summer—we want to hear from you!
The Waterfront Director / Supervisor will lead a team of Lifeguards, and Camp Counselors, and have the support of the Becket Day Camp Director, Assistant Director, and Executive Director. You are responsible to conduct periodic in-service trainings for lifeguards, camper swim tests, and manage activities on the waterfront. The waterfront is located on a small beach along Rudd Pond and is dedicated for use by Becket Day Camp campers. The Becket Day Camp relies on a culture that believes success is highest when accomplished together by a focused team that deeply believes in a camper centered, flexible, and enjoyable summer experience.
At least 21 years old with reliable transportation
Current Waterfront Lifeguard Certification or ability to attain during camp training in June. The camp will pay for your training.
At least 6 weeks of experience in a supervisory role in a similar aquatics setting.
Have excellent communication and organizational skills, confidence and willingness to interact in a positive and motivational manner with staff, campers, and families.
We encourage all applicants who can be available from June 14th to August 20th to apply. We will accept and interview applicants who can commit to at least 2 weeks or more.
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