Job Posting: Camp Program Director

The ACBDD has an opening for a Camp Program Director. This temporary position pays a minimum of $22.50/hour, commensurate with experience. The schedule is M-F, 40 hrs/wk during camp (dates are to be determined) plus pre and post camp administrative time.

• Experience in planning multifaceted programs or events with leadership and collaborative supervisory skills.
• Knowledge of multiple disabilities, child development, community-based resources, educational and adaptive equipment and devices.
• Possess good observational skills coupled with the ability to define problems, collect and analyze data and patterns, and draw valid conclusions.
• Lift, move and carry minimum of 30 pounds.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills with ability to work and communicate effectively with a diverse mix of professionals, students, parents and other constituents.
• Organizational skill with ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
Preferred: Ohio Department of Education Licensure, Intervention Specialist- K-12.
INTERNAL APPLICANTS: Must not interfere with primary job responsibilities.

Job Duties:
• Facilitates the development and implementation of the instructional camp program. Responsible for communicating with instructors, counselors, and guest presenters to the program. Collaborates with program team.
• Works collaboratively with camp counselors, other staff, and community partners on schedules, events, and other camp activities.
• Oversees the daily schedule and makes changes as needed. Assists in assessing the overall program to identify any changes needed for optimum functioning.
• Coordinates and manages the selection of campers and assignments to groups. Coordinates volunteer activities.
• Knowledgeable of and adheres to all camp policies, rules and guidelines.
• Observes the peer culture to identify problems, make recommendations and assists with implementing solutions as necessary. Monitors and ensures appropriate student behavior and adherence to camp rules.
• Reports all incidents related to health, behavior, etc. immediately to Camp Advisor and nurse on duty.
• Maintains attendance counts at all camp activities and reports absences.
• Assists in the completion of all paperwork and the supervision of staff in the completion of their responsibilities. Facilitates small group meetings as needed.
• Handles emergency situations in conjunction with nurse, following ACBDD policies, procedures, and protocols.
• Perform other related duties as assigned.

Posting Dates: Applications accepted until filled; for full consideration, please apply by February 16, 2024. Qualified ABEA members will be given first consideration in order of program seniority.

To apply, send a cover letter, resume and list of at least three professional references to or complete an application available at the link below or at Beacon School, 801 W Union St, Athens, OH 45701.

Working conditions may exist that do not normally exist in the occupation of a public employee. These conditions may include exposure to blood borne pathogens, communicable diseases, potential infectious materials, hazardous chemicals and aggressive behaviors.

ACBDD is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce.

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