I. Summary The mission of Hidden Valley 4-H Camp is to provide youth with a fun, residential camp experience under the guidance of positive role models that emphasize community building, positive social interactions, environmental awareness and skill building. The Archery specialist is responsible for the planning and leading of the archery program and responsible for the inventory and storage of archery supplies
II. Duration The summer camp season includes one Specialist week beginning June 30 and one week of pre-camp staff training, and 5 weeks of residential camp that run from Sunday morning to Friday evening. Specific dates camp is open are July 7 –August 9. Additional weekend coverage will be required for either Alumni Weekend or during the Weekend Stayover of July 19-21. Additional assistance will also be needed with the closing of camp through August 11, 2019. The Archery and Sports Specialist will live in a cabin and have counselor responsibilities.
III. Specific Responsibilities and Functions
Supervise campers at archery range in a safe manner according to the Department of Health Hidden Valley Safety Plan.
Maintain Archery Range, and inventory of archery supplies.
Oversee other staff members helping at the archery range.
Work with volunteers at Archery Range area.
Oversee Sports Programs, sports shed, and organization of inventory of all Sports equipment
Serve as a positive role model in language, appearance, and behavior
Participate and provide leadership in all camp programs
Support and embrace diversity in all interactions with campers, other staff members, volunteers and parents. Implement programs that engage diverse backgrounds, interests and learning styles.
Other duties may be assigned as required
18 years of age or older
Possess training, certification and experience in archery as required by the NYS Department of Health guidelines
First Aid Responding to Emergencies and CPR for the Professional Rescuer
Experience working with children
Ability to supervise and organize youth and adults
Ability to plan and lead programs
POSITION DETAILS: This is an exempt classified, camp position.
HOW TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, you must submit a complete online application, including the following materials: cover letter, resume and three (3) references in PDF or Microsoft Word format. Contact Kathy @ firstname.lastname@example.org with any submission questions.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Once the application is submitted you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.
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