Camp Day Counselor
Please apply via CampMinder: https://pinetreecamp.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App
Pine Tree Camps at Lynn University is one the best summer camps around. As the only American Camp Association accredited day and overnight camp in Boca Raton, Pine Tree Camps promotes growth and fun in an environment that's fully committed to the latest standards in health and safety. Pine Tree Camps offers a variety of programs for campers ages 5 to 14 ranging from traditional skill-building camps, to sports camps, overnight camps and camp counselor training programs. Pine Tree Camps provides unmatched personal attention that cultivates a strong sense of personal achievement in every camper. Our campers have fun, make friends, taste independence and enjoy traditional camp games and activities while making friendships that last a lifetime.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- supervise a group of 15 - 21 campers assist with and participate in camp activitieswork closely with the Coordinator in coordinating activities of the groupinterpret safety and health regulations to his/her group such as emergency procedures to guide his/her campers in participation in group, unit, and camp-wide activitiesrecognize and respond to opportunities for problem-solving in the groupdevelop opportunities for interaction between campers and staffprovide opportunities for the group so that each camper experiences success set a good example for campers and others, including cleanliness, punctuality, sharing clean-up and chores, sportsmanship, and table mannersreport any concerns or issues to a coordinatorfollow camp rules and regulations pertaining to smoking, use of alcoholic beverages, and use of drugsinterpret safety and health regulations to his/her group such as emergency procedures to guide his/her campers in participation in group, unit, and camp-wide activities
- Candidates must be at least 18 years oldHave experience caring for childrenMust be available for all 6 weeks of camp plus a week of camp training before camp begins 6/14 - 7/31Work Monday to Friday, 35 - 40 hours a week
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