We are a children’s summer day camp looking for swim instructors to teach American Red Cross Swim lessons to our campers.
See a video of Ramapo Country Day Camp in action at: https://ramapocamp.com/video
APPLY NOW at https://ramapocamp.com/staff-application
Ideal candidates are lifelong swimmers, or have had previous swim team or swim instruction experience.
American Red Cross Life-Guard Training, CPR, First Aid course provided at Ramapo – no cost to swim staff. The Water Safety Instructor (WSI) course is also available.
Transportation is provided for all New York City Staff. Buses meet in Manhattan. Paid position. Ramapo is located in Airmont, NY on the Bergen Cty (NJ)/ Rockland Cty (NY) border. We are near the NJ towns of: Ridgewood, Upper Saddle River, Montvale and the NY Towns: Suffern. Ramapo is easily accessible via: the Garden State Parkway (Exit 172), Rt 17 (Saddle River / Woodcliff Lake Exit), NY Thruway (Exit 14B), Rt 287 and Rt 59.
We are looking for people who see spending a summer at camp as something they “get to do”, not “have to do”. We have worked hard to create a facility and staff-working environment that is enjoyable, creative, positive, and perfect for the summer. You will enjoy coming to work each day.
Our staff is made up of specialists or teachers from Bergen, Passaic, Rockland County as well as New York City who run our activity areas. Counselors are college students who accompany each group of campers and assist our specialists. We also hire international teachers from such countries as: Australia, New Zealand, Spain, Holland, Finland, England, and more.
Camp Dates: June 28 through August 20- Monday to Friday (39 Days/closed July 5th)
Interviews are held via Zoom/Facetime/Skype
Training & Certification course will be held in early to mid June.
You can read more about us and apply online at: www.ramapocamp.com
Link to application: www.ramapocamp.com/staff-application
Street Address: 600 Saddle River Rd., Airmont NY 10952
Ramapo is family owned and operated and has created the most exceptional day camp experience for both campers and their families for over thirty years.
To truly appreciate how special Ramapo is and all it has to offer, we encourage you to check us out either by checking out our videos (https://ramapocamp.com/video/), visiting our facility, meeting our year-round staff, and learning about all that we do and why we do it. You will see for yourself what an amazing, unique and inspiring place Ramapo is for kids to spend their summers. Within seconds you’ll realize why our campers immediately call Ramapo “HOME.”
There’s no place like it to spend your summer and learn more about yourself than any clinical internship or student teaching experience.
See Ramapo Country Day Camp in action on our website: https://ramapocamp.com/video/