THIS Sunday, November 18, 9:30-11:30 AM: Pete the Cat is coming to The J for breakfast! Tickets available at the door. For fees and details see the Book Festival Box on our homepage below. Thanksgiving, November 22 hours: 5:30 am - noon. for complete details see box below. Questions? 216.831.0700. ext. 0.
26001 S. Woodland Rd.
Beachwood, OH |
(216) 831-0700
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5:30 am - 8 pm
8 am - 8 pm
J-Day Camps
Day Camp SIT

Staff-In-Training (S.I.T)

Rising 9th Graders • Halle Park, Burton • 9 am - 4 pm
Session 1: June 11 - July 6 
Session 2: July 9 - August 3

What: Selected teens are given the tools to become future leaders, role models, and J-Day Camp staff. Participants will work closely with a supervisor as well as other SITs as they learn what it takes to be a full-fledged camp staff member.

Upon completion, SITs receive a certificate of community service hours and a stipend of $225 per session. SITs also receive a free t-shirt and a field trip during each four-week session

All SIT candidates must fill out an additional application (which will be emailed after registration) and candidates will go through a pre-camp interview process. SITs can work one or both sessions.

What You'll Learn:

  • Group dynamics & management
  • How to advocate for yourself & communicate with a supervisor
  • To be a role model to campers
  • Leadership skills
  • Tools for working with children and on a team
  • Listening and communication skills
  • Conflict resolution
  • Interview Skills & resume building tools
  • On the job experience

Who: Rising 9th Graders - 10th Graders

When: June 11 - July 6 • July 9 - August 3.

Times: 9 am - 4:00 pm 

Where: Halle Park in Burton, Ohio.   

How Do I Get There: The J offers community busing to and from camp at 8 convenient East Side locations. Campers can be dropped off at Mandel JCC Beachwood Campus or be driven directly to our Burton camp site location. Click here for information about our 8 community busing locations.

Questions? Contact Rachel (216) 831-0700 ext 1349 or