The Community Director provides shared leadership for camp’s daily operations, and shares responsibility for creating a strong organizational culture and leading the year-round staff and consultant team. Working collaboratively with youth leadership, volunteers and other camp staff, the Community Director holds primary responsibility for relationships with camp families through registration and presence at camp throughout the summer. The Community Director also works to support youth leadership and shlichimot (Israeli emissaries), ensuring through this partnership that camp is well-prepared for each summer season.
The Community Director is expected to live at Camp on Gabriola Island from mid-June through August (for the camping season - approximately 9 weeks).
In addition to these responsibilities, the Community Director also oversees camp’s finance and human resources functions, as well as on-site maintenance and oversight of the caretaker. Over the past few years, camp has been focusing on developing an organizational culture of philanthropy and the Community Director will work in partnership with the Operations and Development director to co-manage fundraising and development, with the Community Director having a particular focus on grant proposals and grant reporting. The Community Director will hold responsibility for camp’s external relations, both with regional Jewish communities as well as the Jewish camping world.
For detailed information about this position please visit our website at: https://campmiriam.org/job-opportunities/
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree Required and 3-5 years of experience.