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Camp Social Worker

JCC Metrowest is seeking to hire 2 social workers for its camps. One for our traditional day camp in Flanders, NJ and the other to support our various camps housed at JCC Metrowest in West Orange, NJ. Position Summary The Camp Social Worker is responsible for ensuring the positive resolution for any and all camper and staff issues that may arise during the camp season. The Social Worker is expected to provide campers and staff with meaningful and critical guidance to make healthy, responsible, and respectful choices. The Social Worker plays a key role in supporting staff on topics including but not limited to fostering positive social interactions, managing challenging camper behaviors and addressing interpersonal disputes. The Social Worker is a member of the leadership team and is expected to create strong relationships with campers, staff, and parents. They will participate in training sessions prior to camp and ongoing staff development throughout the summer.

Essential Functions

  • Serve as a positive role model in the camp community and represent camp values
  • Participate in required supervisor and staff training prior to and during the camp season
  • Respond to camper and staff issues related to social and emotional health, safety and well-being
  • Communicate with the camp leadership team to monitor and support the physical, social and emotional health, safety and well-being of campers and staff
  • Act as liaison between summer leadership team, director and parents to identify and address patterns or concerns with campers and staff
  • Assist staff members with challenging camper situations and provide ongoing support to staff to better respond to campers behavioral, emotional and mental health needs
  • Debrief and provide guidance to campers and/or staff after crises or stressful and traumatic events
  • Work with campers and staff individually or in groups as needed
  • Be present and available throughout the camp day
  • Make parent phone calls and send emails as necessary
  • Serve as a general member of the camp leadership team

 

Required Competencies

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Mental Health or similar field
  • Experience with child and adolescent social and emotional health
  • Must be proficient at communicating with children, teens, young adults and parents

Must have the ability to function both independently and as part of a team To Apply Please send resume to Sharon Gordon, Chief Program Officer [email protected]

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