Bunk Counselors/Activities Specialists


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

Industry
Camping
Job Start Date
6/19/2019
Job End Date
8/15/2019
Application Closing Date
5/31/2019
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Summer Camp
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
Join Summer Spirit with the Cohen Camps, sponsors of Camps Pembroke, Tel Noar and Tevya, June 19 to August 15, 2019
 
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.
 
 
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
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Cohen Camps: Camps Pembroke, Tel Noar, Tevya
Sue Siegel
888 Worcester Street Suite 350
Wellesley MA 02482
United States
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