Activity Leader


Camp Summit
270 Private road 3475
Paradise, TX 76073
United States

Industry
Camping
Job Start Date
5/15/2022
Job End Date
8/13/2022
Application Closing Date
5/15/2022
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
No
Degree Required
No
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Apply to join our team today at campsummittx.campbrainstaff.com

Camp Summit is a residential or “sleep away” camp for children and adults with disabilities (ages 6-99). During weeklong camp sessions, campers are offered a wide variety of traditional camp activities in our barrier-free environment including swimming, archery, ropes course, arts & crafts, sports & games, and more! Many of our staff are college students pursuing fields of human interest, education, special education, special needs, etc. Staff members live in the cabins with the campers during their one-week stay.

Responsibilities

  • Planning and leading activities that enhance the camper experience and promote personal growth.
  • Will have the opportunity to be cross-trained to lead multiple activities throughout the summer. These can include challenge course, lifeguarding, archery, fishing, arts & crafts, sports & games, music, and nature.
  • Expected to assist with camper care and fully participate as part of the cabin community.
  • Previous experience leading activities is preferred, but not required. Some higher-risk activities require additional training/certifications that may be required prior to arrival at camp.

Benefits

  • The experience of a lifetime!
  • Weekly pay rate of $350
  • Communal housing
  • Meals prepared for you on work days
  • Up to 6 days paid time off for summer season
  • Staff only swag
  • Free onsite laundry
  • Wifi access
  • Resume basics workshop including how to share your camp experience
Job Requirements
Must be 18 years or older
Ability to work as part of a team in a communal setting
Experience preferred, but not required
Camp Summit is looking for candidates with the following qualities: team-player, responsible, ability to think on your feet, willing to pivot when needed, etc.

COVID-19 considerations:
Vaccination highly encouraged for all staff and campers. Masks required for unvaccinated staff. Staff should be prepared for other preventive measures including, but not limited to: use of cohorts, distancing between cohorts and daily self symptom screenings.
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