Summer Camp Science Specialist for a Special Needs Camp

NJY Camps

NJY Camps

Summer Camp Science Specialist for a Special Needs Camp

Milford, PA
  • Responsibilities

    Share your Science expertise with campers eager to learn! Reap the reward of working with special needs children. We have fully equipped biology, chemistry, physics, robotics, physiology and kinesiology labs as well as telescopes. Enjoy the opportunity to take science outdoors and work on a beautiful campus with professional staff.

    Round Lake Camp, a special needs inclusion program, needs a Science Specialist for ages 7 to 18. Our special needs campers have learning differences, social communication disorders and ADHD. The 140 campers live in bunks with other special needs campers and program with our larger typical camper population at Camp Nah-Jee-Wah and Cedar Lake Camp throughout the day.

    The science specialist will work with other staff to create a supportive safe environment. This is a fabulous experience to help kids learn to love science and for you to develop leadership skills.

  • Qualifications

    Love of science other skills preferred include: - Technology - Engineering or Math background - Education experience a plus - Special Needs experience a plus - Ability to create interactive, hands-on and fun learning experiences for different age groups

  • Desired skills
    • STEM Background

    • Communication Skills

    • Creativity and Patience

  • Compensation
    Determined by experience
  • Industry
    Leisure, Travel and Tourism
  • About Us
    NJY Camps is the largest overnight Jewish camping organization in North America. Our seven overnight camps offer high level sports, arts and STEM programs on two beautiful campuses in Pennsylvania. Our staff come from all over the US as well as many countries. We offer opportunities to lead while enhancing individual skills. If you like to work with kids and enjoy the outdoors, we would love to hear from you!