Assistant Director - Eco Paddle Camp / Boating in Boston


Job Description

The Assistant Summer Camp Director is responsible for staff training, camper and counselor supervision, and supporting the Camp Director.

The work required is moderately physically demanding and requires a medium level of physical fitness.

-Determine staffing requirements, help hire, and train
-Assist with development of lesson plans and staff training: both boating and science-focused
-Provide personal guidance to campers, counselors by leading by example, leadership and compassion.
-Be involved with all camp activities and meetings
-Be alert to the health and safety of all campers and staff
-Answer camp emails, phones and other questions as directed
-Support Camp Director in management of camp registration software
-Maintain positive relationships with parents making an effort to communicated with them multiple times during the week
-Other duties as required

Apply by: April 26 2015


Camp/Organization: Eco Paddle Camp / Boating in Boston (ACA Accredited)

Location: Riverside Boathouse, Newton, MA

Type of Position: Director

Time Frame: Seasonal


-Intermediate knowledge of boating such as kayaking, canoeing, SUP, etc.
-Strong background in/love and appreciation for natural science and a healthy environment
-2 weeks of full time administrative experience in an organized camp or related program
-8 weeks of full time experience working with 10-13 year olds
-Must be at least 21 years of age
-Knowledge of business and management principles and practices
-Proficient in relevant software applications
-Customer Service skills

REQUIRED LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS Drivers License Red Cross CPR, First Aid, Lifeguard or Equivalent


-American Canoe Association Level 1 Kayaking, Canoeing, or SUP Instructor
-Water Safety
-WSI Instructor or Lifeguard trainer
-CPR/First Aid instructor trainer


Apply Here


Lindsay Foley

PO Box 99
Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748