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CAMP COUNSELOR

Henry Street Settlement

Description

• Evaluate the program, staff, and participants
• Consult with Program Coordinator/Camp Director regarding general structure of camp program, improvement of activities and general camp experiences
• Assist in the orientation of staff
• Consult with Program Coordinator/Camp Director and other support staff and formulate staff orientation plan
• Conduct or delegate responsibility for inspection of camp facilities
• Supervise and participate in all camp activities
• Monitor staff and camper assignments for the day
• Monitor the safety of campers
• Lead the activities and develop lesson plans
• Be available for camper and staff consultation or conflict resolution
• Help staff develop a better understanding of group progress and group development
• Formally evaluate staff at least twice a season, conducting other evaluations as necessary
• Assist in evaluating the entire camp operation with suggestions for following season
• Supervise staff
• Identify and meet the needs of all campers assigned to your group
• Carry out camp programs and special events
• Fulfill other camp functions
• Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

• High school diploma/college preferred
• Two years experience in after-school or camp program
• Ability to supervise SYEP staff and campers
• Ability to creatively schedule programs, activities and staff
• Must have current American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and Responding to Emergencies Certification or be available for certification course
• Must be able to attend five days of mandatory evening trainings in June

Contact

To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Camp Counselor” AND the website where the position was found.
Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.
Henry Street Settlement offers excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.

Posted on 05/04/18; CVMHA ID #12063