Day Camp Instructor

Job description

  • 18-Feb-2021 to 18-Apr-2021 (EST)
  • Pine Tree Camps
  • Boca Raton, FL, USA
  • Part Time
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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.

    We are currently looking for staff in the following activities:

      Sports: Archery, Fishing, Fitness Classes, Karate / Self Defense, Tennis, YogaWater Sports: Boating, CanoeingArts: Arts & Crafts, Creative Arts, Dance, Drama, Editable CraftsComputer Science: Artistic Technology, Coding, Movie-Making/Digital Media, Robotics

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

      Plan, manage and supervise a safe and fun program in area of expertise Manage the ordering of supplies needed Ensure lesson plans are completed and implemented to deliver high-quality programs to campers ages 5 -14Manage daily program success and the development of the campers' skills and abilities, specifically evaluating age differences.Communicate all daily program needs and expectations with group counselorsFocus on skill development to campersManage the upkeep of all programming facilities, areas, and equipmentCreate an inventory and manage programming equipmentDiscuss planning and implementation during staff trainingEnsure campers and staff adhere to safety precautions when participating in programming.Manage program areas and ensure hazards are kept to a minimumConduct daily checks of all program facilities and equipmentIdentify, maintain and create an inventory of all program equipment. Note when repairs are needed or new program materials are neededAssist other program staff when needed

    Minimum Qualifications

      Must be at least 18 years of age Possess leadership qualities and ability to use sound judgment.Experience working with childrenExperience teaching your activity area of interestMust be available for all 6 weeks of camp plus a week of camp training before camp begins 6/14 7/31Work from Monday to Friday 30 40 hours a week
    Accreditation and equal opportunity

    Lynn University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy, parenting status, veteran status or retirement status in its activities and programs. In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Lynn University does not discriminate on the basis of sex. Inquiries concerning the application of the non-discrimination policy may be directed to the Lynn University Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator at 3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431, [email protected], or +1 561-237-7727; or to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights.

    Lynn University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call +1 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lynn University. 2020 Lynn University

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    Job No:
    Posted: 2/20/2021
    Application Due: 5/21/2021
    Work Type: Part Time