Sports Program Counselor - Seasonal Summer 2024

Rye, NY


Since 1922, Westchester Country Club is an exclusive family-oriented private club located in Rye, New York. Westchester Country Club is among the top country clubs and proudly designated as a Platinum Club of America, ranking #29 out of the top 150 country clubs in the United States.

With over 1,600 members, Westchester Country Club offers world-class facilities including the main club property and the beach club on the Long Island Sound. Club members enjoy two championship golf courses and a 9-hole executive course, comprehensive tennis and squash facilities, various dining options, an on-site fitness facility and indoor pool, and other specialized amenities. Westchester Country Club also has two large banquet rooms, conference facilities, member apartments, and guest accommodations.


We are hiring for a seasonal Sports Program Counselor to join our Publicity team for the Summer 2024 season. The Sports Program runs for 6 weeks from Monday, July 1, 2024 through Friday, August 9, 2024. Sports Program Counselors will supervise a group of up to ten (10) campers, ages 8-11, ensuring the overall safety and attendance of all campers at all times. Counselors are one of three group counselors, and will work with co-workers to lead campers through day of activities and instruction. 


  • Complete daily attendance and dismissal records for all campers
  • Monitor movement of campers between Sports facilities for various sport clinics
  • Supervise and facilitate lunchtime activities
  • Assist Sports Teaching Professionals with daily activities planned for campers, including participating in them as needed
  • Accompany campers to all areas of the Main Club and Beach Club facilities, including First Aid, bathrooms, and activity areas, ensuring no camper is unattended at any time
  • Supervise athletic activities created by counselors for several “counselors choice” sessions
  • Attend mandatory pre-season orientation sessions
  • Effectively communicate with campers, co-workers, lead sports professionals, Westchester Country Club management and parents as needed
  • Be prepared to act calmly and effectively in any emergency situation in accordance with Westchester Country Club policies 


  • Prior Counselor experience
  • Coaching experience or participation in an upper level team sport preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to positively motivate and manage children
  • Comfortable with taking direction, as well as communicating with co-workers
  • Highly responsible and well-organized in tending to campers’ daily needs
  • Present professional appearance and attitude at all times
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certifications a plus
  • Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions
  • Knowledge of customer service standards and procedures
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to manage a highly active, multitasking type of environment (group of children to direct and monitor)
  • Ability to be frequently standing and walking for extended periods of time
  • Strong physical fitness, visual acuity and sense of urgency to attend to the needs of young children
  • Ability to work both indoors and outdoors throughout the summer season


$17.00 - $17.50 per hour, commensurate with experience

ALL team members enjoy free lunch and dinner meals, free parking, a lifestyle discount program, and numerous recognition events and activities throughout the year.

JOB CODE: 12033171