Dudley & Kiniya

Dudley & Kiniya

Summer 2018 Dudley Staff Openings

egeorge • 2 weeks ago • Announcements | Blogs | Dudley Blog | Uncategorized

Camp Dudley is seeking team-oriented individuals to facilitate programming at our beautiful camp.  Must enjoy working with youth, with a secondary role as a positive role model for young people in a community dedicated to character and leadership development. Must be able to work independently and with a team.

We are currently looking for individuals to fill the following positions…

  • Ceramics Instructor
  • Lifeguards
  • Sailing and Boating Instructors
  • Climbing Instructor
  • Challenge Course Instructor Position
  • Kitchen Helper/Dishwasher

Ceramics Instructor: Seeking individual who has experience teaching art, with a particular emphasis on ceramics. Must enjoy sharing knowledge and love of ceramics with youth! Role includes managing and maintaining the ceramics equipment and the arts and crafts center throughout the summer months and planning and teaching activities for campers to participate in meaningful and fun ways. This includes teaching 1 hour classes 8 times a week. Must enjoy working with a team and pitching in wherever help is needed. See full job description here.

Lifeguard (multiple positions available): Seeking individuals who have current lifeguard certification to cover a busy lakeside waterfront. Lifeguards are responsible for providing supervision and ensuring a safe environment for all swimming activities and assist in the management of the physical operation and care for equipment. Lifeguards may also assist in conducting swimming lessons (WSI required) and help run all-camp events at the waterfront. Current lifeguard certification or equivalent required and current first aid and CPR required. See full job description here.

Sailing and Boating Instructors (multiple positions available): Seeking individuals who can manage the operations of our boathouse and boating program and a real focus on safety. Boathouse staff are responsible for providing supervision and ensuring a safe environment for all boating activities and manage the physical operation and care for all boating equipment. Boathouse instructors must be experienced on the water in multiple types of watercraft and must be familiar with the safe operation of a powerboat. Current powerboat certification or equivalent required. Candidates with current lifeguarding certification, CPR, and first aid preferred, but Dudley can also supply training. We are particularly looking for people with strong sailing backgrounds for this role. See full Sailing Instructor job description here and full Boating Instructor job description here.

Climbing Instructor: Seeking individual who can manage the operations of our climbing program. The head climbing instructor will be responsible for management of the Dudley climbing program, which includes an indoor climbing wall as well as weekly trips to Adirondack crags. The head climbing instructor must be experienced with coordinating and leading climbing trips and will also be responsible for the safety protocols for the entire climbing program. Current climbing certifications required. See full job description here.

Challenge Course Instructor Position: Seeking an individual with background and/or interest in challenge course (ropes course) facilitation to run groups on both low and high elements. Safety comes first, fun and laughter second. Must foster a supportive environment where youth are invited to step out of their comfort zone and try new things. This position will assist trips and logistics, with the opportunity to go on multi-day trips if needed. Must learn and uphold Camp Dudley operating procedures, as well as High 5 challenge course safety and maintenance protocols. Knowledge of climbing equipment and hardware as well as challenge course safety a plus. See full job description here.

Kitchen Helper/Dishwasher: This is an entry-level food service position that is responsible for maintaining a high level of cleanliness in the kitchen. The kitchen helper is responsible for washing breakfast and lunch dishes, other dishes throughout the shift, mopping, accomplishing a schedule of tasks that promote kitchen cleanliness and organization, and assisting other food service staff as needed. Someone in this position will be exposed to cleaning compounds (we strive to use as many environmentally friendly cleaning products as possible), and a hot/humid environment at times during the workday. Physical demands include lifting/carrying 50# sacks, moving heavy trays of product, being on one’s feet for long periods, loading/unloading heavy objects from hot ovens and dishwashers. S/he must understand and support the mission of Camp Dudley.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Familiarity with the dynamics of a professional kitchen is a plus. Attributes sought for this position are a willingness to learn, time/space management skills, physical stamina, a friendly temperament, a desire to help out where needed, and the ability to be a positive member of a cohesive team.

Interested in these positions?

Please contact Evan George
Leadership, Admissions & Program Director
Camp Dudley
[email protected]

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