2017 Camp Tevya Openings

Join the Tevya Team!

Camp Tevya, a Cohen Camp, is currently hiring staff for the summer of 2017. Camp Tevya offers room, board, competitive compensation, workers’ compensation, and the opportunity to spend a fantastic summer with terrific campers and outstanding staff members from around the world. Tevya team members must attend pre-camp planning meetings, including training the week before camp. Scroll down to see available jobs in the following areas:

Boys Head Counselor

Leads the boys’ bunk life area for a given age group including mentoring and supporting bunk counselors to promote the positive welfare of the campers, supervising and evaluating staff, communicating with parents/guardians, collaborating with leadership team and department heads, proactively addressing camper and staff interpersonal issues as they arise. Pre-camp preparation is required including Staff Orientation Week. Head Counselors are part of the senior leadership team at camp and report directly to the Camp Director.

Head of Jewish Life and Learning

Oversees and implements the curricula for Jewish life and learning, Jewish values, and Israel education throughout camp, develops a focus/theme, supervises staffs who provide age-appropriate teaching about Jewish values and Israel, collaborates with Head of Music, and prepares campers to lead Shabbat services. Additional responsibilities may include collaborating with activity Department Heads to infuse Jewish themes in activities, Bar/Bat Mitzvah tutoring, liaison with Israeli counselor delegation and collaboration in camp’s Jewish Arts Festival presentation. Pre-camp preparation is required including Staff Orientation Week. Reports to Camp Director.

Camp Nurse

Provides first aid care for campers and staff; attending to routine illnesses, injuries and emergencies as one of several nurses on staff. Responsibilities include overseeing the administration of medications to campers and staff, communications with parents about their children, scheduling visits with physicians and outside health care professionals as needed, monitoring overall camp health standards, and maintaining appropriate camp medical records. Nurse works as part of the Health Center team reporting to the Lead Nurse. Position runs for 8-weeks, beginning with Staff Orientation Week.

Facilities and Maintenance Supervisor

Inspects, maintains, and repairs camp grounds and buildings to ensure optimal operating results for our campers and counselors. Oversee Tevya’s facility operations, supervise a seasonal staff of 10, and facilitate a smooth facility transition between our seasonal and off-season months. Full-time May-August, part-time September-April.

Bunk/Specialty Counselors

Live in a bunk with 10-16 campers and 2-3 other counselors and also contribute to a specific department area.

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