Camp Assistant
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Company:
Sylvania Area Family Services, Inc
Location:
Sylvania, OH, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Camp Assistant

Summer Day Camp Assistant
Sylvania Area Family Services, Inc. 5440 Marshall Rd. Sylvania, OH 43560
Season: 20 hours a week mid-May-August 1, 2020. Position Type: Seasonal/Part-time Reports to Summer Day Camp Head Coordinator/Supervisor and Executive Director

We are a day camp that delivers a quality program to our community. Our staff is professional, skilled, motivated, and dedicated to nurturing our children and fostering an educational foundation that will help children be successful in their lives.
We are looking for energetic and highly motivated summer camp staff that want to make a difference in a child’s life. Our summer camp is action-packed with trips, swimming, and many hands-on activities. We want individuals who are committed to being in attendance and present with our children. If this is you, please apply
Essential Job Functions:
• Assists in pre-camp preparation including camper registration, staff training, paperwork, phone calls, emails, etc.
• Plans, coordinates and executes camp programming according to weekly themes.
• Actively participates, assists with all camp activities and as needed with the behavioral, non-emergency medical and personal needs of the campers.
• Assure campers are supervised at all times.
• Responsible for assisting the Head Coordinator with teaching activities and implementing camp policies and procedures.
• Maintain high standard of health and safety in all activities for campers.
• Help prepare with the day’s activities as directed.
• Any other duties assigned that enhance any/all camp programs and the experiences of all campers and participants.
• Make sure daily housekeeping of the classroom area is kept clean

Requirements/Qualifications:
• A passion to work with children ages 6-11
• Be Professional and Punctual
• Must be at least 21 years old.
• Must successfully pass the FBI/BCI background check.
• Must be First Aid CPR trained (we can provide training)
• Be able to spend hours outside to participate in gardening, team sports, and field trips. Some physical requirements of this position could include prolonged standing, walking long distances, hiking, and climbing.
• Effective communication skills.
• Ability to interact with children in a nurturing manner.
• Be a positive role model.
Required Experience: Working with children: (Required)

Summer Day Camp Assistant