The Young Women's Adventure Camp (YWAC) Specialist will take a leadership role in facilitating our Young Women's Adventure Camp program. This exciting program for middle school girls focusses on providing a safe place where girls can discuss the unique challenges they face as they transition into adulthood.
II. Duration June 24, 2018 – August 10, 2018
III. Specific Responsibilities 100% The YWAC Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing a curriculum to address issues including peer relations, dating, body image, healthy lifestyles, and much more. The YWAC program is a minimum three week commitment to camp, with the option to extend to seven weeks.
IV. Qualifications Must be at least 18 years old by July 1 to comply with NYS Department of Health regulations (21 years, preferred). Must possess strong oral communication skills, and be confident with public speaking. Experience in youth development, education and/or recreation preferred. Able to work with diverse populations, supervise youth and work with the Camp Director and the team at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County. First Aid and CPR certifications preferred. College degree strongly preferred.
POSITION DETAILS: This is an exempt, full-time position, 40 hours per week.
HOW TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, you must submit a complete online application, including the following materials: cover letter, resume and three (3) references in PDF or Microsoft Word format. Contact Kathy @ email@example.com with any submission questions.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Once the application is submitted you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
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