[Summer Seasonal] Sports Specialist

Boulder Jewish Community Center | Boulder, CO, United States

Posted Date 3/17/2022

Do you enjoy instructing young people of all backgrounds about games, sports, and integrity? Are you inspired to create positive change in our community? Do you enjoy working in a collaborative and supportive environment for a values-driven organization that cares deeply for its employees? If so, the Boulder JCC might be the place for you!


If you like working with kids, our dynamic and community-centered organization is looking for an energetic, conscientious, and resourceful Sports Specialist to join our team for the season. Our summer day camp program serves children ages 4-12 and we are looking to build our sports program.



  • Serve as lead sports educator and counselor for Cherryvale Day Camps.
  • Manage and maintain all sports equipment, including inventory before and after the season. 
  • Create and implement age appropriate sports activities for our campers.
  • Enthusiastically participate in all camp programs and activities. 
  • Interface with the leadership team (Assistant Camp Director, Program Director, Camp Director) as needed.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment for campers, abiding by all camp rules and policies. Assist any camper with empathy and patience when needed.


  • This seasonal role is in-person and full-time during the camp season, May 23 - August 12, 2022.
  • We have a full week of training before the camp season begins. Some sessions will be online and some in person.
  • Our camp is operated outdoors unless weather prohibits it. Working conditions include spending full days under the sun in all temperatures.
  • In coordination with our health and safety protocols, all campers, counselors, and staff members must currently wear masks indoors.


  • Must be at least 18 years old when the summer camp season begins
  • Background in sports education
  • Experience or willingness to work with young children (ages 4 – 12)
  • The ability to think and act creatively, be flexible, demonstrate pride of work, and care about the individuals they serve
  • Staff members will be required to uphold all current health and safety protocols. Policies are subject to change.


  • This is a non-exempt hourly position with a salary range of $14.00-$17.00/hour commensurate with experience. This is a 40-hour per week position that runs from May through August with the possibility of extension through the year. The benefits for seasonal staff currently include a 403b retirement plan, staff discounts, and more.


If you think you would be a good fit, even if you do not meet every one of the qualifications, we encourage you to apply.

Applications are accepted online here. Once you submit your application, our Camps & Youth Assistant Director will be in touch if we would like to schedule an interview. An offer of employment in this position will be contingent on the successful completion of a background check.

We look forward to hearing from you!

If you have any questions, please contact Celia Calhoun at [email protected] or call 303-998-1900.


Salary14.00 - 17.00 Hour
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
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