Help Wanted: Opportunities Within the Summer Youth Program

The Town of Claverack is looking for candidates for the following positions for the upcoming 2022 Summer Youth Program which runs for five weeks from July 11th, 2022 to August 12th, 2022.

Summer Youth Director

Assistant Summer Youth Director

The Town of Claverack Summer Program is looking for candidates for both Summer Youth Director and Assistant Summer Youth Director. The Director and Assistant plans and supervises the program and activities for children and adolescents at the Summer Park Program for the Town of Claverack.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead staff meetings: observe staff and provide feedback
  • Supporting staff
  • Facilitating behavior management amongst participants
  • Serving as conflict manager among youth
  • Communicating with parents
  • Lunch Duty

Administrative tasks including:

  • Entering attendance
  • Maintaining staff records
  • Following Town guidelines and regulations
  • Maintaining additional records if asked


If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, along with any experience that you may have and an application (see below) to the town. Further information will be discussed during the interview process. You may send applications and additional information by mail to the Town of Claverack, P.O. Box V, Mellenville, NY 12544,
by email to [email protected], or may be dropped off at the Town Office at 91 Church Street, Mellenville, NY.

Summer Youth Program Counselors

After two years without a program, the Town of Claverack is very excited in announcing its anticipated 2022 Summer Youth Program. Due to the possibility of future restrictions due to COVID, if any, please fill out and send back the applications as soon as possible. Last years program became impossible to have in part due to the restrictions and the increased number of counselors needed to be able to meet said restrictions. The number of planned counselors may possibly again be a determining factor of having a program. Requirements are must be at least 16 years of age and must be able to complete the entire 5 week program. Applications may be dropped off at the Town Office, emailed or mailed by following instructions at the bottom of the application.

Click Here for an application.