The City of Lebanon, NH is currently seeking candidates for the Seasonal, Full Time position of Camp Head Counselor in the Department of Recreation and Parks.This position is responsible for running daily activities for a specific age group, as well as supervising counselors and campers; providing an environment that is safe, nurturing, healthy, educational and fun; and, providing campers with the opportunity to develop new skills and make positive contributions at camp and in the community.
Position is a seasonal, full time, 40 hours per week position with some overtime required. Position reports to the Camp Director and Recreation Coordinator.
Selected applicants must be available for employment from June 18th through to August 3rd.
Age 18 or older and graduated from high school or equivalent; Knowledge of the philosophy and objectives of day camp programming and its application to individuals and groups; Knowledge of methods involved in planning, organizing, and conducting camp activities including field trips and special events; Leadership ability and skill in one or more camp related activities; Ability to motivate campers; ability to speak clearly and concisely before different age groups; Ability to supervise and manage a small group of campers of varying ages; Certification in CPR and Standard First Aid or equivalent.
A City of Lebanon Employment Application and complete job description are available on the City’s website at www.lebanonnh.gov/jobs.
Applications will be reviewed and qualified candidates contacted for interviews on an ongoing basis. Therefore, interested applicants are encouraged to apply early.
A completed City of Lebanon Employment Application is required. Forward completed applications to: Meagan Preston, Department of Recreation & Parks, 51 North Park Street, Lebanon, NH 03766 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
Salary: $9.75 per hour
Closing Date: May 31, 2018