The City of Lebanon, NH is currently seeking candidates for the Seasonal, Full Time position of Day Camp Counselor in the Department of Recreation and Parks. This position is responsible for running daily activities for a youth day camp including supervising a specific age group; 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, Head Counselor and Recreation Coordinator.
Selected applicants must be available for employment from June 18th through to August 3rd.
Age 16 or older and currently enrolled in, or 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 and 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.
Salary: $8.75 per hour
Closing Date: May 31, 2018