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Camp Counselor

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Camp Director, they will be responsible for looking after the safety and fun of the Camp Bennett campers. They will keep the campers entertained by interacting with them in all the camp activities. They will help set-up camp, welcome the campers, play with them, send them home, and clean-up. They will be in constant communication with parents for any special needs of the campers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

70% Supervision of Campers
Assure all campers are under constant supervision for safety purposes.
Assist with meal service
Be aware of children health concerns
Ensure camp activities are safe and fun and appropriate
Watch safety and appropriate behavior
Maintain a positive attitude towards the Camp Director and the campers.
Talk to parents about any concerns with regard to their camper

30% Clean/Set-Up
Covering tables with sheets of paper for protection
Bringing out crafts and snacks for the day
Setting up chairs for the correct amount of campers
Takes part in clean-up procedures including:
Vacuuming Carpet
Mopping behind the bar and camp spaces
Taking out all trash to the loading dock and putting it in the correct bin
Putting away all equipment
Changing tablecloths
Wiping down all chairs used at the camp
Collecting any items left from the campers to return the next day

Experience in a setting with school age children preferably a camp setting
Professional and respectful of others at all times.
Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening
Must enjoy interacting with children
Excellent, proactive communication skills; listens to and responds to both coworkers and children's needs.
Proven history of providing a consistent and exceptional camp experience.
Strong observational skills and detail oriented.
An active member in a local evangelical church
Be able to walk or stand for extended periods
Be able to lift 50lbs
Be able to bend or stoop with ease

Time:  Part-Time Seasonal
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Counseling



Updated: 2/25/2020 10:34:46 AM

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Why work at Camp Bennett:

20501 Georgia Ave.
    Brookeville, MD 20833-0090

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