Staff Spotlight: Joseph

Posted by March 9, 2015 • Share:

Joseph will be a Counselor-Coach working with soccer and tennis this summer!

Joseph Reece was born in London, England and currently studies Business and Spanish at the University of Birmingham.

Joseph Reece - photoHe has a variety of coaching experience under his belt, working as Head of Multi-Sport at Maccabi GB in London, leading summer camps for young children. Additionally, Joseph is a qualified Sports Leader, and also achieved an FA Level 1 Coaching Course Badge in 2014.

Joseph has always relished the rewarding and gratifying opportunity to work with children and improve their sporting ability in a fun and enjoyable way.  Joseph specializes in soccer and tennis, and has a wealth of experience in which he can put to good use on camp this summer.  A player on his University team at soccer in Birmingham, Joseph also captains his own 5-aside team that won the championship last year!

Joseph wants to help the campers improve in their sports and also highlight the importance of successful teamwork and leadership within a team. To Joseph, the most important thing is having a good time by playing a sport with your friends in a fair and competitive manner; this is what Joseph hopes to see at JCC Maccabi Sports Camp this summer.

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Joseph is coming to JCC Maccabi Sports Camp as part of the Jewish Camps USA program, which places Jewish staff from the United Kingdom at residential JCC Camps around the US. This program was started by two former JCC camp staff and now operates at more than 10 JCC camps around the country, providing our camps with the great opportunity for learning about Jew life and culture in the UK.