Overcomer Kids Summer Camp Employment

[WO-Kids Summer/Seasonal] Junior Camp Counselor

Salary $10 Hourly

Location: Raleigh or Durham WO-Kids Summer Camp Site

Job Type Seasonal without benefits 

Work Hours/Days: Availability between 7:00 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday - Friday

Duration: May June 17 - August 9, 2019

Jr. Counselors will be a part of our camp staff throughout the summer while also gaining experience and being mentored by instructors in camp. All counselors must participate in pre-camp training and will continue to be mentored and trained throughout the summer with their assigned instructor.

Duties/Responsibilities

Assist the Counselor with the following:

  • Takes responsibility for the health, well-being, and safety of campers, of all skill levels and abilities, in a variety of indoor and outdoor activities.

  • Assists Counselors in facilitating and organizing project-based STEAMS lessons through games activities, arts and crafts, music and drama, and other recreational activities.

  • Observe camper behavior, enforce appropriate safety regulations / emergency procedures and apply appropriate behavior management techniques.

  • Attend and participate in staff meetings, in-service training programs, and orientation.

  • Assists in maintaining activity and attendance records

Special Skills and Abilities

  • Applicants must enjoy working with youth and have demonstrated experience working with youth.

  • Excellent character, integrity, and adaptability.

  • Additionally, your physical capabilities should allow you to actively participate in the daily programs. For instance, you should be able to walk, run, hike, swim, lift and jump.

Minimum Qualifications & Experience

  • At least sixteen (16) years of age

Additional Preferred Skills

  • Willing to work 8 weeks (June 17 - August 9, 2019)

  • Willing to work 30-40 hours between 7:00a - 6:00pm, Monday - Friday

  • Willing to attend evening and weekend orientation trainings