Day and Overnight Camp Counselors - Alton Jones Camp/University of Rhode Island

 

Job Description

Teach and lead campers, ages 5-12 for Day Camp and ages 8-16 for overnight camps in week-long environmentally-focused camps. Overnight Counselors also supervise campers in cabins overnight and at mealtimes and during free times on a rotating basis. Other responsibilities are to assist with waterfront supervision; help create a supportive community environment for campers and other staff; assist with camp preparation, clean-up, opening day check-in, and family programs; and instill in each camper an appreciation for the natural environment.

Apply by: July 27 2019

Details

Camp/Organization: Alton Jones Camp/University of Rhode Island (ACA Accredited)

Location: West Greenwich, Rhode Island

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $2,025-$2,652 depending on position, for 9 weeks.

Experience

Previous experience working with young children is required. Enthusiasm, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a demonstrated interest in the environment and education are a must. Willingness to have a good time while providing a safe and fullfilling program for campers. Current certifications in standard first aid and community CPR are required. Pets are not allowed on site.

Application

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Contact

John Jacques

401 Victory Highway URI W. Alton Jones Campus
West Greenwich, Rhode Island 02817-2231

401-874-8145

https://web.uri.edu/alton-jones-camp/camp/