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Associate Director, Camp Chi
JCC Chicago
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60606

Principal Responsibilities:

JCC Chicagos Camp Chi is one of the Midwest's premier resident camps. Each summer, Chi serves 1,200+ boys and girls in 4th-11th grade through two-, four- and eight-week camp sessions. Set on 600 acres near the Wisconsin Dells, Chi offers the best facilities and over 30 specialty activities that aim to build campers' skills and boost self esteem.

The Associate Director serves as a lead member of the management team in creating the vision for and the development and implementation of programs that shape and define the Camp Chi experience for children ages 9-17.

The Associate Camp Director plays a lead role in the identification and development of staff, the development and implementation of camper recruitment and serves as a key liaison between the Camp Chi/JCC staff and the community as a whole.

The Associate Director is responsible for the day to day operations of camp and plays a lead role in fostering and developing relationships with campers and staff as well as giving support to the Camp Director.

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Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in Recreation, Business, Education, Social Work or related field; Masters degree preferred.

Agency Information:

With Jewish values as our compass, we are moving JCC Chicago in new exciting directions that will strengthen our Jewish community, enrich generations, nurture friendships, respect traditions and bring out the best in very life we touch.

JCC Chicago is the largest JCC system in North America, with more than 800 staff in over 15 diverse locations across the metropolitan area. Our core program offerings include Early Childhood Education, Children and Family Engagement Programs, J at School, Sports & Recreation, Aquatics, Arts & Ideas, Day Camps and Overnight Camp.

In a time of growth and innovation, we welcome you to join us in building your career, as we build a stronger community.