The Kids Senior Camp Counselor leads other counselors and children through a variety of activities, including rock climbing, swimming, weekly field trips, arts & crafts, gym games and more.
The position i ncorporates nutrition education with weekly-themed camps providing a high level of fun for children from ages three to 12 years.
This is a mentor position for newer counselors. This individual is responsible for providing support and supervision within their counselor or block group.
13. The Senior Camp Counselor acts as supervisor in the absence of the Summer Camp Supervisor.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Engages children in interactive activities including organized arts and crafts, singing, sports activities, games and field trips while ensuring the counselors are engaged and interacting as well
Ensures use of supplies, snacks and drinks follow the amount prearranged by the department budget
Assists with general camp duties throughout the day, including maintaining the proper camp staffing ratios, ensuring the safety of the campers, and ensuring counselors implement the daily activities
Leads a group of up to 10 campers ages 3-12 with a fun, positive and outgoing attitude while acting as a role model
Promotes monthly events and activities in order to increase participation and revenue
Completion of Life Time Summer Camp Counselor Certification
First Aid required within the first 60 days of hire
Infant / Child and Adult CPR / AED required within the first 60 days of hire
Ability to tolerate loud noises
Ability to frequently stand; walk; use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms;
ability to climb ladders
1 year of camp, coach, or teaching experience