Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

June 10, 2015

Work at a YMCA Camp this Summer

You long for impact and purpose. We offer it daily. At our 13 branches, two overnight camps and more than 200 program sites, YMCA employees and volunteers serve the people of King county and south Snohomish county. Our programs and services are tailored to fit the needs of those we reach. Three overarching goals drive our work: youth development, healthy lifestyles and social responsibility. We have an immediate intern opening for a qualified candidate whose values align with our organization: Respect, Responsibility, Honesty, and Caring.

The Summer Food Stability Site Supervisor Volunteer will have the wonderful opportunity to make a difference in children’s lives this summer in a fun and engaging atmosphere. The primary responsibilities for this volunteer opportunity are to plan daily activities, maintain program schedule, guide other staff/volunteers in engaging with the program participants, facilitate activities, minor record keeping for daily meal counts and food ordering and help with set-up and take down of program.

Website: http://www.seattleymca.org/Pages/Welcome.aspx

Time commitment: Up to 11 Weeks

Skill requirements:

  1. Ability to guide and direct staff and volunteers to ensure program quality.
  2. Ability to plan and facilitate fun and engaging activities for a wide age range of children.
  3. Experience with children a plus.
  4. Leadership experience in a work or school setting. Supervisory experience is preferred.
  5. Good communication skills and the ability to be flexible.
  6. Be 18 years of age or older.

Start date: June 22, 2015

End date: August 29, 2015

Location: North King County

How to apply: For more information contact Robin Jones, Volunteer Coordinator at Dale Turner Family YMCA, rjones@seattleymca.org or (206) 569-7010

Supervisor contact info:

Nicole Lowe

nlowe@seattleymca.org