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Unit Head - Olim/Kochavim
Sep. 22, 2010
Responsible for ensuring the smooth functioning and high quality of the experience of our Olim campers and staff during their 10 day camper program. Also responsible for our Kochavim overnight camper program.


  • A college graduate preferred, upperclassmen acceptable.
  • Prior camping or child care related experience.
  • Desire and ability to work with children and adults in Camp setting.
  • Ability to creatively plan & schedule programs and activities, and to maximize the skills & talents of staff members.
  • Ability to give & take constructive criticism.
  • Must be self-starter and able to work without constant supervision. Must have leadership skills, ability to motivate, manage, and counsel.


  • Communicate and feedback with camper parents at regular intervals during the summer via phone or email.
  • Supervise, give direction and feedback to, and evaluate staff in the unit.
  • Be involved in behavior modification and discipline of campers when warranted.
  • Directly responsible for planning, preparation, and implementation of all evening programs for assigned unit/department; serve as the creative force for unit/department programs, assign staff members to program teams, and work closely with specialists planning programs for your unit/department.
  • Directly responsible for consistently having unit’s/department’s program supply requisitions turned in on time.
  • Whenever possible, incorporate unit/department staff members in program planning and leadership.
  • Make all site & supply arrangements.
  • Coordinate activities of cabins in the unit: cabin activities, staff days off, etc.

Designated Supervisor: Assistant Director

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