KE Camps is the leading provider of summer camps for country clubs nationwide. We partner with over 160 private clubs all over the country to implement traditional-style day camps for elementary-aged children. Our Staff are the backbone of our programs and therefore, we pride ourselves on giving them an incredible amount of support. As a staff member, we guarantee you will feel a part of the KE Camps Team!
As a Camp Director, you will be the go-to person for all things camp at your specific country club location. Your job will include many responsibilities, all with the goal of creating a memorable and meaningful camp experience for your campers. Our Camp Directors have real ownership over their camp programs and enjoy infusing their own creativity and talents into their weekly schedules. As you manage campers, their families, club logistics, your small staff team and other camp happenings, you will be truly supported by the KE Camps Year-Round Office all the way.
Camp Director Qualities
Ability to help children grow in character, experiences and insights
Knowledge and expertise in the area of program planning
Ability to lead a team
Ability to guard the health and well-being of campers at all times
Capable of sustaining energy for participation in a full day's worth of activities
Ability to make decisions and adjust plans in real-time
Prior experience working with children in a leadership position
Effective communication skills and public speaking ability
Enthusiastic, Responsible, Dependable, Consistent, Level-Headed, Flexible, and Calm in all situations
CPR/First Aid Certified OR willing to become certified before the summer begins
Camp Director Responsibilities
Work with group of campers and provide a fun, safe and exciting camp experience
Work with and supervise counselors in a supportive manner
Assign counselors to specific tasks and manage their performance
Greet families and campers upon arrival and orientate them to camp
Establish rules with campers and staff and review emergency procedures
Manage parent expectations by knowing your campers and conversing with parents at pick-up and drop-off times
Plan daily camp schedule and activities
Shop for camp supplies, staying within supply budget provided by KE Camps
Prepare activities in advance
Manage any issues that may arise including, but not limited to, camper behavior issues, parent complaints, etc.
Check in with the KE Camps Office to update them on your camp and any issues you may be encountering
Our camp is located at St. Clair Country Club in Upper St. Clair, PA. Camp will run from July 11, 2022 to July 29, 2022 - staff members must be available to work the full camp season.
Find out more at www.kecamps.com!