​Day Camp Program Director, Peconic Dunes Camp, Southold, NY

Day Camp Program Director, Peconic Dunes Camp, Southold, NY

Position Summary:

Coordinate and direct the development and implementation of a specific 4-H camp program (e.g., sports, expressive arts, environmental science, outdoor education, etc.). camp counselors to effect quality programming in subject area. Assist with program scheduling and management.Responsible for the coordination and operation of one evening program per week and assist in other all camp activities as needed. Assist with program and staff evaluation processes.

Required Qualifications:

  • Interest, knowledge, and skills in the specific program area.
  • Ability to teach, supervise and motivate staff
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Emotional maturity, good health, and vitality.
  • Must meet the minimum age requirement for particular program area to comply with New York State Department of Health regulations.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards, if required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate or defined in offer letter.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • College degree in education or another relevant field.
  • Two years of experience supervising others.
  • In-depth knowledge of all activities.

Equal Opportunity Employment

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and Educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO and Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.


Salary: Starting at $6,050.00 full summer (depending on experience)

Schedule: EXEMPT – TEMP: June 5, 2023 – August 18, 2023

For More Information Please Contact:

Lisa Goldberg

Camp Operations Manager



A review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.

Applicants need to:

  • Attach/upload a cover letter to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Attach/upload a resume to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Attach/upload contacts info for three references to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

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No relocation or VISA Sponsorship is available.

The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions.If you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Human Resources at (631) 727-7850 ext. 242 or via email at R-CCESuffolk@cornell.edu

Cornell Cooperative Extension collaborates with Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and New York State residents. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.

Last updated October 26, 2022