General Job Descriptions
Adult Supervisors-Responsible for the set-up of the activities for the day. Responsible for daily supplies, setting up classroom and setting up backup activities, as needed. Responsible for the supervision of the groups assigned to this area at a designated time, as well as the development and learning of their subject area (Dance, Athletics, Games, Science, Art). Supervisors will provide basic instruction and assign group counselors to assist the campers in doing the activities, when appropriate.
Head Group Counselor-Student Staff -this person (s) is responsible for the daily attendance of the campers, following the daily activity schedule, keeping all campers safe, and overall general supervision of the group. The Head Counselor will be designated at the beginning of the camp season and each group will have a minimum of one Head Counselor. The Head Counselor will be responsible for communicating any necessary information to the parents and be the liaison between the campers, parents and Administrative Staff.
Junior Counselors-Student Staff -these counselors are to assist the Head Counselors in whatever role deemed necessary when working with the groups. Assist the Adult Supervisors as they are assigned. This person is learning the skills to become a Head Counselor in the future.
Camp Helper -these counselors will be assigned based on age and typically are 1st year counselors finishing the 8th grade. They will be required to report to one of the Asst. Camp Directors. They will help with lunch transportation, setting up drinks and snack, clean up after snack and lunch, pool towels and popsicle distribution. They may be assigned special tasks on special event days.
1. Standard First Aid
2. Adult/Child CPR (with AED preferred)
3. All swim instructors must have senior life-saving certification
4. All counselors must attend pre-camp orientation training prior to camp opening.
5. All counselors must attend a workshop during pre-camp meeting to review camp rules and procedures.
Please contact Jessica Weinberger at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions regarding employment.
All prospective counselors should download our employment application.
All counselors need to submit a W4 Form
All counselors need to submit the I9 Form