MACC Lit Summer Camp Counselor

Detroit, MI // Part Time

 

Overview:

MACC Development is a place-based, resident-led Christian community development corporation committed the holistic revitalization of Detroit’s 48214 community, block by block, neighbor by neighbor. We exist to see the gospel advanced and to promote the dignity, value, and worth of every resident. MACC Lit is one of several community efforts organized and resourced by MACC Development. MACC Lit seeks Christ-centered renewal in the 48214 by promoting a culture of literacy, community education, and healthy families.

MACC Lit is an educational outreach geared towards youth literacy skill development. MACC Lit is made up of three different programs offered to different age groups at different times of the year - MACC Lit, PACT, and MACC Lit Summer Camp. MACC Lit Summer Camp is open to kids who have just completed Kindergarten-Fifth Grade and takes place on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9am-3pm at 7900 Mack Avenue. Session 1 runs from July 10-26, and Session 2 runs from August 7-23.

The Assistant Program Manager works to:

The MACC Lit Summer Camp Counselor will serve as the assistant to the program manager at all of the MACC Lit programming activities during the MACC Lit Summer Camp. The main role of the Summer Camp Counselor is to provide support and organization to the daily activities of MACC Lit.

Responsibilities:

The Camp Counselor will meet regularly with and report directly to the Program Director.

  • Provide support summer camp
  • Recruit, train, oversee volunteers
  • Assist with the teaching of gospel centered curriculum and lesson planning
  • Aide in administering testing and evaluating student reading levels
  • Prepare and organize the learning space
  • Abide by all MACC Development Staff expectations

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Evangelical faith and open support of Mack Ave. Community Church
  • Very self-motivated, can work independently
  • Strong evidence of organizational abilities
  • Ability to multitask and work in fast-paced environment
  • Preferred: Experience in the education field

Compensation:

The Summer Camp Counselor is a part-time, temporary position. The SCC will be compensated at with a $650 stipend for each of the 3 week camps for a total of $1,300. Session 1 runs from July 10-26, and Session 2 runs from August 7-23 Tuesday through Thursday from 9pm to 3pm.

 

More about MACC Development:

The mission of Mack Avenue Community Church Community Development Corporation (MACC Development) is to seek the holistic revitalization of Detroit’s 48214 community, block by block, neighbor by neighbor. Since its establishment in 2010, MACC Development has focused its efforts in the areas of youth and education, housing and blight, and economic development, and has created several initiatives to spearhead solutions to those challenges. 

MACC Lit is a dynamic, award-winning youth and literacy program that works with 40-60 youth each year. MACC Sports is a multi-sport youth recreation league that has seen its enrollment increase to hundreds of players and dozens of families.

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