2021 Bunk Counselors/Activities Specialists

Cohen Camps: Camps Pembroke, Tel Noar, Tevya
888 Worcester Street Suite 350
Wellesley, MA 02482
United States

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Experience Required
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
No Travel

Job Description
Join Summer Spirit with the Cohen Camps, sponsors of Camps Pembroke, Tel Noar and Tevya, June 15 to August 20, 2020
The Cohen Camp counselors serve dual responsibilities: bunk counselor and department specialist:
•Overall responsibility and accountability to maintain the fun, welfare, safety and security of campers,
•Serve as role models for campers by exhibiting responsible behavior including good camp spirit, attitude, morale, and respect for our camp's mission as Jewish cultural camps, •Promote a healthy atmosphere for appropriate play, social interaction in the bunks and on the playing fields,
•Collaborate with co-counselors to open and close bunk at the beginning and end of the camp season,
•Take OD (On-Duty) in bunk on a rotating basis to assure safety at bedtime
•Each bunk counselor is assigned to give instruction in a specialty area based on their skills, experiences, and certifications including arts & crafts, athletics, tennis, performing arts, dance, photography, swimming, sailing, boating & canoeing, windsurfing, life guarding, ropes courses, nature/campcraft, archery, woodworking, etc.
•Will work 5 out of 6 activities periods each day except Friday and Saturday, •Assist in creation of lesson plans,
•Collaborate with other department members to open and close department at the beginning and end of the camp season, •Take directions from Head Counselor and/or Head of Department as assigned.

Cohen Camps will operate in Summer 2021 in compliance COVID-19 safety and health standards, as recommended by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the State of New Hampshire, the CDC, and the American Camp Association.

Job Requirements
•Experience working with children from ages 8 to 15 preferably in a day or overnight camp environment,
•Completion of freshman year in college,
•Proven experiences with, and utilization of communication, team-building, and problem-solving skills,
•Share a passion for overnight camping,
•Serve as a positive role model
Cohen Camps: Camps Pembroke, Tel Noar, Tevya
Sue Siegel
888 Worcester Street Suite 350
Wellesley MA 02482
United States
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