In additional to salary, the position includes a private room / board, all meals and laundry service.
Camp Canadensis, a traditional sleep away camp in the Pocono Mountains, is looking for an Athletic Director. We are a 7-week experience to over 500 campers, ages 7-16. The commitment for this job would go from June 13 - August 13.
Our Athletic Director...
1. Serves as the chief supervisor in the following departments: Baseball, Softball, Basketball, Flag Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, and Volleyball. This pertains to staff management, activity / curriculum development, inventory and facility oversight.
2. Helps activity directors plan and implement the curriculum during structured activity periods and elective periods. The program goals are to provide a safe, instructive and fun program that progressively teaches skills over the course of the summer.
3. Implements the Camp Canadensis Sports philosophy as it pertains to:
(A) Sports Instruction: Athletic activities should teach skills in a safe, fun and valuable way. Activity areas make use of all available staff and allows for maximum participation and differentiated instruction based on ability.
(B) Sports Electives: The are the opportunities when campers make the choice to be at an athletic area of camp and the activity should offer a higher degree of quality instruction.
(C) Athletic Games and Sports Leagues: All camp competitive games require participation from everyone, and should be fun!
4. Organizes and oversees our camp's Color War Activity, a 5-day competition that includes a majority of athletic competition.
5. Has an Assistant Athletic Director to help carry out tasks.
All applicants should have a love for athletics as well as a passion for working with youth. Previous managerial experience is a plus. Applicants should possess strong communication, organizational and social skills. They also need to be able to fill the time commitment from mid-June to mid-August.
Camp Canadensis is a 7 week, co-ed, residential camp located in the Pocono Mountains of Northeast Pennsylvania (about 90 miles from New York City and 90 miles from Philadelphia). This summer, we will have 500+ campers, ages 7-16 years old. We hire over 265 people from all over the world to work as part of our amazing staff.