Ropes Assistant - Y Camp Puh'tok

Monkton, MD 21111, USA Req #1600
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Overwhelmingly, people who decide they want to be a part of the Y in Central Maryland tell us they do so because it reflects their values and a conscious decision they’ve made about how they choose to live their lives. The happiest and most fulfilled Y associates are those who are motivated to help others and who want to be a part of something larger than themselves.
If this speaks to your heart, then we invite you to join our team. Be a part of a charitable, mission-driven organization that works for individual and community well-being for all, for a better us.

How this role contributes to the Y’s mission: As a Ropes Assistant for Camp Puh’tok, you will assist the Ropes Director with the physical operation of the adventure challenge facilities and equipment. You will deliver adventure challenge activities that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the campers’ age and abilities. You will be responsible for ensuring that camp associates and campers know and follow safety and educational procedures in adventure challenge. You will assist in the management and care of the physical facilities and equipment in the challenge course program areas. As a Ropes Assistant, you’ll contribute to the Y movement by providing experiences that lead to a summer of adventure and a lifetime of memories. This work is right for you if you have: • An interest in the well-being of camp age children, enthusiasm, patience, good humor, good judgment and a good spirit • The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children parents/guardians, members and other Y associates • At least 1 year of relevant experience related to challenge course adventure (high and low ropes elements) and team building

Thank you for considering working for the Y in Central Maryland. If being a part of our cause feels right for you, we hope you will join us.  The Y provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.

Other details

  • Job Family Summer/Residential Camp
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal