Summer Camp Leader, Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

Posted by on April 28, 2014
Summer Camp Group Leader
Position to begin June 23, 2014
Based in the Oxford Circle neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, the Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association (OCCCDA) is seeking Summer Camp Group Leaders. The mission of OCCCDA is “to extend healing and hope in the Oxford Circle community, believing that God’s purpose of reconciling all people to Jesus leads us to minister on spiritual, physical, social & economic levels.” The Group Leader is responsible for assisting with daily out of school programming during our summer camp program hours: Monday-Thursday from 8:30-3:00pm. Salary is commensurate with experience.
TIME COMMITMENT:  Approximately 35 hours per weeks from June 23 – August 8, 2014
Help maintain a safe, clean and quality program
Supervise assigned youth counselor and assist in their supervision and assignments
Supervise daily activities of children specifically in regards to assigned group
Establish positive relationships with all staff, program participants and their families
Be a positive and compassionate role model
Attend required training, weekly staff meetings and supervision
Follow instructions and daily schedule provided by 21st CCLC Out of School Coordinator
Assist children with instruction, activities and other assigned learning activities
Use positive behavior reinforcement
Follow discipline and structure for program
Assist in planning and implementing final program highlighting youth accomplishments
A commitment to the Oxford Circle community and to the holistic vision of OCCCDA.
The ability to engage students in grades K-8 through creative activities
Willingness to learn and be flexible
College degree and minimum of 1 year’ experience working with children and youth.  An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
All staff must complete and sign an application and complete the Criminal Record Check and the Pennsylvania Child Abuse Record Check.
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume via mail or e-mail to:
Chris Pender, Program Director
Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association
900 East Howell Street
Philadelphia, PA 19149

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