Camp Overnight Counselor
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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.
Kampus Kampers is Pine Tree Camps' sleepover camp for children ages 6 to 13. With a camper-to-counselor ratio of 5-1, Kampus Kampers stay on Lynn University's campus Monday through Friday, receive breakfast, lunch and dinner, and take part in both daytime camp programming and evening activities. From campfires and pool parties, Kampus Kampers develop a strong sense of personal achievement while they taste independence in our safe environment.
Pine Tree Camps is an American Camp Association accredited camp.
Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesDaytime (8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) ' position depends on qualifications.Group Counselor - work with co-counselor supervising a group of 16 children (ages 5 - 14)
- Resolve conflicts, monitor for campers having problems, make campers feel part of the group, anticipate problemsEnsure schedule is followed, leading games and assisting at activities1 counselor from each group is required to swim with campers each day
- Room counselors stay in a room with 3 to 6 campers (ages 6 to 13).Supervise and participate in activities such as games, enforcing rules, refereeing, demonstrating, cheerleadingEnsure campers are on time, in the right spot, dressed properly, and with everything they needEnsure everyone feels part of the groupHelp campers make friendsSettle campers for the nightResolve conflictsRecognize sick, sad, self-conscious campers
- Candidates must be at least 18 years oldCompleted 1 year of college 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 from 7:30 a.m. Monday to 6:00 p.m. Friday, weekends offAn hour and a half break each day
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