Job Posting

Section Head

YMCA Camp Pine Crest

Section Head Team
The Section Head Team is responsible for the overall care of camp participants by providing
support and supervision to the Counselling/MACK Team. Section Heads are directly involved in
daily cabin programming in their sections. They will provide mentoring and coaching to the
counselling team to ensure that all programming is high quality and age appropriate.
Furthermore, the Section Head Team works closely with other departments of camp to
communicate common challenges and ensure camper care is paramount. In case of escalated
participant incidents or concerns, the Section Head Team step in to assist counselling staff,
Position Dates Minimum Requirements Preferred

provide coaching and guidance and communicate with parents and families as necessary to
resolve the issue. The Section Head Team is directly supervised by one of the Summer Camp
Directors.

Counselling Section Head
The Counselling Section Heads are each responsible for one age cohort at camp including
Bantam, Junior, Senior and Pioneer. The section head from each section is responsible for the
overall supervision of those campers in their section. They will be in charge of planning and
facilitating section nights and helping to manage any escalating camper conflicts that may arise
within their section.
Counselling Section Heads will supervise the MACK’s or Counsellors in their section throughout
the session. Counselling Section heads will be directly involved with helping to plan and facilitate
camper cabin programs with those staff they are supervising. Counselling Section Heads are
expected to be flexible and step in where needed to support counselling staff in cabins, by going
on outtrips etc as needed.
Counselling Section heads are also responsible for the organization, distribution and collection
of Camper Experience Forms, Parent Letters, Post Cards and Birthday Cards. Counselling
Sections heads should have a high level of organization and be able to complete tasks with a
tight dead line.

Inclusions Section Head
The Inclusion Section Head is responsible for overseeing the care and well-being of campers that
are working with a 1:1 staff member. The Inclusions Section Head is responsible for properly
preparing each staff who will be working with a 1:1 participant prior to their arrival. They are
also the main contact between camp and those campers’ families. The Inclusion Section Head
will work with 1:1 staff and participants on a daily basis to provide coaching, support, and
quality programming. They will be in charge of welcoming volunteers with special needs and
supporting them throughout their stay.
They will support the Counselling Section Heads with their duties involving paperwork and will
help problem solve more difficult camper conflicts but their main priority is with inclusions
participants and volunteers.
Position Dates Minimum Requirements Preferred
Counselling
Section
Head (4)
June 16th

September 3rd
Standard First Aid, CPR C, NLS,
and minimum 3 years
counselling experience
G Class driver’s license,
minimum 21 years of
age for insurance
purposes
Inclusion
Section
Head (1)
June 16th

September 3rd
Standard First Aid, CPR C, NLS,
and minimum 3 years
experience working with
various special needs
G Class driver’s license,
minimum 21 years of
age for insurance
purposes

Details

Category:
Management

Posted:
February 8, 2021

Email:
pinecresthiring@ymcagta.org