Camp Activity Leader - The Orokawa Y in Towson

600 W Chesapeake Ave, Towson, MD 21204, USA Req #2911
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

How this role contributes to the Y’s mission:

As an Camp Activity Leader for Y Camp, you will plan and lead curriculum based activities for campers in a specialty area: Nature, Fitness, Sports, Art, Drama, Science, Equine, Homestead, Ropes, or Shooting. You will creatively organize all specialty activities to ensure that appropriate equipment and materials are efficiently used while campers experience a high quality, fun camper experience. You’ll supervise camp associates and campers and may work at multiple camps within the same area. As a Camp Activity Leader, 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 season of prior camp experience

  • Formal training and experience in the activity area, such as an instructor certificate, a certificate of proficiency, or a letter of reference from a national organization, school or certified instructor 

  • The knowledge, skills and ability to facilitate, teach and/or supervise Nature, Fitness, Sports, Art, Drama, Science, Equine, Homestead, Ropes, or Shooting activities 

  • The ability to be flexible and work at multiple locations

Other details

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