Summer Day Camp Director

Springfield Locations

Reports to: School Age Services Program Directors

Wage Range: $11.00 per hour


Locations Available:

  • Pat Jones YMCA Summer Day Camp

  • Ward Downtown YMCA Summer Day Camp

Major Responsibilities: 

  •  ​Maintain responsibility for all program, enrollment and staffing patterns of School Age

      Services and Day Camp sites.

  •  Provide exceptional customer service to camp participants and their parents, guardians, and


  •  Plan and implement sound youth programming in a safe, enjoyable environment which

      ensures social, spiritual, and mental development.

  •  Oversee campers and staff in various settings and on a wide variety of weekly activities.

  •  Provide and adhere to safety guidelines as established by the Association.

  •  Meeting paperwork deadlines that have been assigned by program directors.

  •  Ensure effective communication between all staff and program directors.

  •  Role model outstanding leadership May 3rd - August 21, 2020.

  •  And all other duties assigned.



  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Experience leading or providing care for children is preferred

  • Must be available throughout the summer (May-August)

  • Requires successful completion of staff trainings prior to beginning camp

  • Must be able to align with and demonstrate the YMCA four core values on a consistent basis

  • CPR Pro & First Aid Certification required (training can be provided)

  • Must attend Association Summer Day Camp Training on April 3rd and any other required trainings



Excellent benefits include free membership and discounted YMCA childcare and other programs. The incumbent will exhibit the core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in all aspects of their work with the YMCA.

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