Summer Day Camp Counselor (Seasonal) - June 10-August 23, 2019

Job Description
Responsible to: Camp Directors
Qualities Needed:
General:
  1. Understanding of aims and objectives of day camp
  2. Ability to work with children to grow in character, experiences, and insights
  3. Knowledge of camp program and planning
  4. Good attitude and ability to build relationships
  5. Be mindful of health and well-being of campers
Specific:
  1. At least 18 years old
  2. Experience working with children
  3. Ability to work in the outdoors
  4. Be enthusiastic and dependable
  5. Problem solving and critical thinking
Responsibilities:
General:
  1. Work with up to 100 campers to create a safe, growing, fun camp environment
  2. Work alongside staff in a supportive manner
Specific:
  1. Greet campers and families upon arrival
  2. Establish jobs, rules, and emergency procedures with campers
  3. Accompany camp on field trips
  4. Participate in all camp functions
  5. Camp Programming
  6. Attend pre-camp, ongoing staff meetings and trainings
  7. Report any suspicion of child abuse to your camp director and report to DHS
  8. Help where needed in any area to contribute to the successful operation of camp


Salary: $9.45 per hour (25 hours per week)


Closing Date: Friday, May 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Interviews will take place after the closing date. 

Please send a complete job application and resume to:
Application to: Crystal Smith, CPRP- Program Coordinator
Address: 
DeWitt Area Recreation Authority
1401 W. Herbison Rd.
DeWitt, MI 48820 

Phone: 517-482-5117
Email: csmith@dewittrecreation.org