We are seeking qualified candidates to join our team at 4-H Camp Bristol Hills, located in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York.
The Young Women's Adventure Camp (YWAC) Specialist will take a leadership role in facilitating our Young Women's Adventure Camp program. This exciting program for middle school girls focusses on providing a safe place where girls can discuss the unique challenges they face as they transition into adulthood. The YWAC Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing a curriculum to address issues including peer relations, dating, body image, healthy lifestyles, and much more. The YWAC program is a minimum three week commitment to camp, with the option to extend to seven weeks.
Position Responsibilities & Essential Functions
Must be at least 18 years old by July 1 to comply with NYS Department of Health regulations (21 years, preferred). Must possess strong oral communication skills, and be confident with public speaking. Experience in youth development, education and/or recreation preferred. Able to work with diverse populations, supervise youth and work with the Camp Director and the team at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County. First Aid and CPR certifications preferred. College degree strongly preferred.
Please indicate the salary you will be willing to accept in your application.
How To Apply: Applicants (including current employees of other Cornell Cooperative Extension Associations) must apply online through the APPLY button in this job posting. Current employees of the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association indicated in this job posting are considered internal applicants and must apply online through their Workday account which may be accessed here: http://workday.cornell.edu/
All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and indicate three individuals who may be contacted as a reference. Please consider indicating in your application all information you feel would be helpful for selection committee members to know. Once the application is submitted you will NOT be able to change your submission or add attachments. Be sure that you have followed all directions and requirements listed in the job posting.
All applications must be received on-line until positions are filled by the Association. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.
The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform the essential functions of their job. If you require an accommodation so you may participate in the selection process you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-2117, or via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional questions please contact Erin VanDamme, Association Administrator CCE Ontario County, e-mail email@example.com or phone (585)394-3977.
Job Title:Association Tmp Camp Couns Sr
Level:No Grade - Annual
Pay Rate Type:Salary
Number of Openings:1
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are support of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.