Summer Camp Northwoods Counselor
Camp Northwoods Counselors are responsible for working as a team insupervising groups of up to 24 children entering grades 1 – 6, andassisting the Camp Director and Assistant Director in theday-to-day operations of the camp. Counselors lead activities inarts and crafts, hiking, games, etc. and help supervise instructiongiven by others. Counselors shall be certified in Red CrossResponse to Emergency Training, or CPR and First Aid; this trainingis provided by Skidmore College before camp begins. This positionwill offer successful candidates a unique opportunity to serve aspart of a team and gain the relevant knowledge, skills, andexperience of working in a quality day camp for children. This is atemporary, full-time position for 8 weeks during the months ofJune, July and August. Counselors must be 18 years old, mature andresponsible individuals that are creative, fun, energetic, andteam-oriented. Experience in a camp setting or working with youngchildren preferred; excellent references required. Candidatespossessing or pursuing education in Early Childhood Education willbe strongly considered. Employment is contingent upon theacceptable results of a pre-employment background check. Coverletter and references are required.Pay Rate: $13.25 per hour.