York Jewish Community Center
May 2, 2022
2000 Hollywood Drive, York, PA 17403, PA
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Deenah Hettle
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Overview: Get ready for an action-packed summer filled with hands-on learning, trips and silly fun! Provide care and guidance for campers ages 5-14. Give campers a unique and fun summer in a safe and nurturing environment. The Summer Camp Counselor will work cooperatively with the home base teaching team to maintain the quality of the JCC School Age Program, providing excellent care and education for children, and building strong partnerships with families.

Work Schedule: Seasonal Full Time; non-exempt

General Responsibilities:

  • Positively and actively promote the JCC's mission, membership, programs, events, and charitable purpose to JCC Early Childhood families, members, staff, guests, and the general public.
  • Provide a nurturing environment in which all children feel welcomed and secure.
  • Meet Keystone Stars* standards
  • Adhere to the standards outlined in the School Age Program Handbook for:
  • Conduct yourself in a manner that provides a positive role model.
  • Promote the development of relationships; allow campers opportunities to learn new skills.
  • Work as a team with your co-counselors and specialists.

*Time used to support the JCC in meeting Keystone Stars standards is funded by Keystone Stars. If the JCC should lose this funding, then that portion of time and salary would be absorbed into the operating budget.

General Requirements & Skills

Minimum Education/Experience:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • At least 18 years old.

Minimum Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to participate in children's active indoor and outdoor play


Who We Are

The JCC is a non-profit community center that welcomes the diverse population of York County, regardless of religion, financial or ethnic background. Since 1910 the JCC's role has changed and expanded to reflect the current times. Our staff is committed to providing members and guests with high quality programs and customer service. Included in a membership is the use of the fitness center, over 100 group and water fitness classes each week, lap and family swims, open gym use, family art and gym activities, a relaxation center complete with whirlpool, sauna and steam room, and discounts on fitness, social, and enrichment classes and programs.

The JCC provides programming for:

      • Wellness & Fitness for all ages
      • Youth Fitness, Dance & Sports
      • Children's Education and Child Care
      • Holocaust Education
      • Diversity Education
      • Jewish Cultural Programs
      • Contemporary Adult Programming



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