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
-WSI Instructor or Lifeguard trainer
-CPR/First Aid instructor trainer