We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Camp Counselor to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with children and a desire to create a fun and safe environment for campers. If you are a team player with excellent communication skills, we encourage you to apply.
- Supervise and engage with campers during activities, meals, and free time
- Plan and lead age-appropriate games, crafts, and outdoor activities
- Ensure the safety and well-being of all campers
- Communicate with parents and guardians regarding camper progress and concerns
- Maintain a clean and organized campsite
- Assist with check-in and check-out procedures
As a Camp Counselor, you will play a vital role in creating a positive and memorable experience for our campers. You will work closely with other counselors and staff members to plan and execute daily activities that promote teamwork, creativity, and physical activity. You will also have the opportunity to build meaningful relationships with campers and help them develop important life skills.
- Collaborate with other counselors to plan and implement daily activities
- Monitor campers' behavior and intervene when necessary
- Provide guidance and support to campers as needed
- Attend staff meetings and training sessions
- Maintain accurate records of camper attendance and behavior
- Follow all camp policies and procedures
Requirements and Skills:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Previous experience working with children in a camp or similar setting
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work well in a team environment
- First Aid and CPR certification (or willingness to obtain)
- Knowledge of outdoor activities and games
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Our campers range in age from 6 to 12 years old.
Yes, all counselors receive training on camp policies, procedures, and safety protocols.
Camp runs for 8 weeks during the summer, and counselors are expected to work Monday through Friday, with occasional weekend events.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department.