Vacancy for: Adventure Camp Counselor


 

Salary: $11.00 Hourly

Job Type: Part Time Seasonal

 

Describtion

Oversees and conducts activities and planned programs for the Flower Mound Adventure Camp.

Examples of Duties

  •  Assists in the programs and activities for each day of summer camp.
  •  Assists in coordination of arts, crafts, games, swimming, drama, gym games, etc.
  •  Prepares for field trips, special events, and special projects.
  •  Supervises all camp children and volunteers.
  •  Receives payments for day camp fees.
  •  Informs Supervisor of all work activities.
  •  Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  •  Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification is preferred.
  •  Must have a valid Texas driver's license and driving record must be in compliance with Town policy.

***MUST DRIVE A 15 PASSENGER VAN.***

EDUCATION:

• An Associate's Degree, Bachelor's Degree, or equivalent majoring in Education, Physical Education, or Recreation is preferred.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

• Experience in summer camp, day care, church camp, public recreation, and/or outdoor activities is required.

  • Must be able to work:
  • Camp Dates: May 26 - August 7
  • Monday - Friday
  • 40 hour work week.
  • Must submit to and pass a post-offer, non-regulated drug test and thorough background checks (including criminal history).

Desired Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES: 

  • Must have a general working knowledge of sports activities (softball, basketball, volleyball, soccer, tennis), arts and crafts, environmental sciences, cultural arts, etc.
  •  Must have skills in organizing, supervising, and disciplining children, and creating a positive camp environment.
  •  Must have the ability to work effectively with children 6-12 years of age, teenage, and adult volunteers.
  •  Must be able to make good, quick, and sound decisions in emergency situations.
  •  Must maintain a pleasant and friendly personality at all times.

PHYSICAL ABILITIES:

  •  Must be able to see, hear, read, speak, and write.
  •  Must be able to work in an outdoor setting exposed to heat, dust, wind, insects, noxious plants, and snakes; lift loaded ice chests and items weighing up to 50 lbs.; stoop, walk, bend, run, throw, climb, and swim; and participate in various sports and recreational activities.   

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