LOCATION: Lake Wylie, SC USA (right outside Charlotte, NC)
Hi people! We are hiring program instructors for our Environmental Education and Conference and Retreat programs at YMCA Camp Thunderbird for the spring 2023 season.
Located in beautiful Lake Wylie, South Carolina (just 30 mins outside of Charlotte, NC) the Environmental Education Center and Conference & Retreat Program provide unique learning experiences for school and community groups. We need program instructors to help facilitate a wide variety of activities that include but are not limited to teambuilding, canoeing, archery, wildlife ecology, aquatic ecology, and forest ecology. This job includes evening and weekend work.
Compensation includes $450/week, housing with wifi access, and YMCA of Greater Charlotte membership. We will get you all trained up in all of our activities, CPR/First Aid, and lifeguarding.
Job starts as soon as possible. We would love to have you join!
To apply, email your cover letter, resume, and two to four references directly to me (Moe Krantz) at Morgan.Krantz@ymcacharlotte.org. Read the full job description here: https://secure6.saashr.com/ta/6014038.careers?ShowJob=453398613
Minimum 18 years of age.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Minimum 2 years experience in education, recreation, or related field.
Proficiency in teaching the program curriculum and concepts
Ability to adapt to changing needs and circumstances
Interest in working with children and youth, exercising sound emotional maturity, moral character, judgement, integrity and leadership capability.
Strong interpersonal skills to be able to communicate in a positive manner with participants and staff
Safety certifications and required trainings upon hire in accordance with required standards.
4-year college degree in related field such as education or recreation
Knowledge in areas of camp programming and outdoor recreation
Substitute or teaching experience