Extended Day Coordinator Job Description

Primary Role: To further the mission of Camp Garrett by designing, implementing and engaging campers in games and activities that are safe and age appropriate during the Extended Day, which includes Before and After Camp Care. The successful Extended Day Summer Camp Program Coordinator will organize and maintain all Before Care and After Care supplies and spaces, and will uphold camp policies and pick-up procedures and protocols.

Immediate Supervisor:  Camp Director

Essential Job Functions:

  • Organize and maintain games and activities for campers to participate in during Extended Day hours
  • Supervise all staff and campers during After Care hours
  • Uphold camp policies and drop-off and pick-up procedures during the extended day, and enforce all safety and emergency procedures with campers and staff
  • Build and maintain all documentation and curriculum for activities, games, and procedures for the Extended Day Program
  • Inventory Extended Day supplies, submit order requests when necessary, and ensure all games, equipment and spaces are clean, organized and in good repair
  • Create and maintain positive business and working relationships with supervisors, coworkers, families, campers, and the community

Qualifications, Skills, and Ability:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • 1 or more years supervisory experience
  • Experience working with children and young adults
  • Desire and ability to work with children outdoors

Other Job Duties:

  • Participate in camp activities, programs and meetings, including staff meetings
  • Assist in general maintenance and upkeep of Camp and shared facilities
  • Fulfill the role of Team Leader by being a resource for staff who need support with conflict resolution, behavior management, or ideas for games and activities—as assigned
  • All other duties as assigned

Physical/Cognitive Requirements of the Essential Job Functions: This position requires the ability to listen to others, observe others’ actions and take corrective actions when necessary, read text and information; comprehend instructions and manuals. It also requires the physical ability to move about the camp property in various environmental conditions.