Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. We are looking for smart and talented individuals who thrive in a team atmosphere and enjoy a fast-paced, engaging work environment. We are currently seeking candidates to fill the following positions:

Seasonal Camp Director-Camp OVAL

Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place!

Job Summary:

Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place!

Location: This position will be located onsite at our camp in South Orange, NJ with occasional travel needed to our council service centers or within our council jurisdiction.

Duties:

  • Deliver and direct all OVAL Camp operational activities
  • Participate in pre-season marketing
  • Responsible for property management and preparation
  • Assist Seasonal Program Director with curriculum development
  • Team up with Seasonal Program Director to create successful camp programs
  • Manage camp seasonal schedules
  • Order and maintain program materials as needed
  • Direct all day-to-day OVAL operations
  • Manage and participate in occasional summer camp season overnight activities
  • Participate in open house, pre-camp staff recruitment and training, and post-camp closing
  • Commitment to the pre and post camp activities and the entire full time seven week session, Monday - Friday, daily 8:00AM – 6:30PM and occasional camp-session overnights
  • Adheres to standards of GSHNJ, NJ Youth Camp Standards, and American Camping Association
  • Attends any training that is needed to perform effectively
  • Manage the camp while maintaining the allocated summer day camp budget
  • Ensure that accurate records of all financial transactions, including receipts, are maintained and submitted appropriately
  • Opportunities to support Spring and Fall overnight property rentals may exist

All other duties as assigned

  • Requirements/Qualifications:
  • Dependable, flexible, able to multi-task
  • Camp administrative experience highly desired
  • Superior organizational skills required
  • Must hold current First Aid with professional level CPR and AED certification
  • Prior experience in program development or development of youth based curriculums required
  • Age 25+



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