Day Camp Opener/Closer

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Job Title:
Day Camp Opener/Closer
Hood County YMCA
Depending on experience
Days & Hours:
Mon-Fri 7am-9am and 4pm-6pm
Until filled
Education & Experience

• Must be 18 years or older
• Experience working with children in a structured environment and YMCA experience is a plus but not necessary.
• Must pass a criminal history background check
• Must have/or receive CPR & First Aid Certifications
• Must have/or receive a clear TB test
• Must have/or receive YMCA Child Abuse Prevention Training

Required Skills

• Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups from all social and economic segments of the community
• Requires great communication skills, enthusiasm, patience and flexibility to the job everyday, especially with parents
• Must be able to communicate with parents on a daily as needed about their children in a positive professional manner
• Requires the ability to communicate effectively to supervisor and other YMCA personnel
• Requires a tolerant, patient and steady person
• Requires constant attention and alertness of children’s needs
• Requires ability to maintain confidentiality regarding participant, staff and Association records


This person will be primarily responsible for Sign-In and Sign Out between the hours of 7am-9am and 4pm-6pm daily, Monday-Friday. During these times, this person will greet families and campers; make sure all campers have required items for the day; answer questions from families; serve as liaison between families and other YMCA staff; communicate with families regarding behavior/incident issues with campers; make sure adults present for pick-up are authorized to pick up child; and other duties related to sign in/out and parent-camp relationships.


Whitney Landis

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