Boys Camp Support Staff

Seasonal
Wiscasset, Maine
Posted 2 weeks ago

 

Camp for Boys is hiring the following skilled support staff activity instructor positions: Challenge Course, Kayaking, Music, Pottery, Renewable Energy, Sailing, Woodshop.

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION

Support Staff Activity Leaders are responsible for leading and instructing a specific activity at camp. Duties include planning activity lessons of and preparing activity descriptions for the program director.  Activity Leaders are also responsible for coordinating a team of discipline-specific instructors and keeping activity equipment and areas well-maintained. Each activity has discipline-specific skills and related requirements for the activity leader.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinate the daily activity lessons and staff coverage of activities
  • Responsible for safety and welfare of participants
  • Check activity equipment is safe and appropriate for age and location
  • Provide Direct Supervision of campers as assigned
  • Maintain Mission
  • Maintain Safety
  • Maintain Activity Area
  • Professional communication with parents
  • Become familiar with and abide by Boys Camp Protocols as stated in Chewonki Camp for Boys Staff Handbook
  • Fill out all necessary paperwork, i.e. incident reports and camper reports
  • Instill fun and teaching into Camp program

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan evening activities and special events
  • Contribute to Cabin Community
  • Be “on-call” for various activities as needed

PREREQUISITES:

  • Experience in specialized activity area
  • At Least 21 years old to drive participants
  • Valid Driver’s License approved by Chewonki’s Insurance Carrier
  • Must Pass Background Criminal Check

REQUISITES:

  • Basic First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Attend Staff Training per Employment Agreement
  • Attend necessary Driver’s Training