Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Drive the Floating Classroom during pond ecology programs for campers and staff
• Maintain and upkeep all operational systems of the Floating Classroom
• Assist Floating Classroom naturalist with program coordination and facilitation 
• Complete all records and reports in a timely manner
• Complete additional duties assigned by supervisor

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Drive the Floating Classroom during pond ecology programs for campers and staff
• Review safety guidelines and ensure that all participants are wearing properly-fitted PFDs before beginning each program.
• Safely navigate Noanet Pond, particularly around shorelines, program areas, and in and out of launch sites.
• Maintain and upkeep all operational systems of the Floating Classroom
• Check the boat daily to identify damages or maintenance needs.
• Efficiently communicate questions or concerns to the Buildings and Grounds team.
• Maintain a daily log regarding the status of operation, damage, maintenance needs
• Assist Floating Classroom naturalist with program coordination and facilitation
• Keep participants engaged in the lesson by assisting in overall supervision and group management
• Assist naturalist in gathering and organizing supplies needed for each lesson, and review activities prior to each session to identify opportunities to support.
• Complete additional duties assigned by supervisor.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Able to observe, listen to, evaluate and act upon safety concerns related to nature programming.
• Able to easily access all areas of Hale by foot.
• Able to appropriately address camper and Partner Camp issues in person and on the phone.
• Able to physically assist with facility upkeep at program areas.

Apply by: April 7 2020

Details

Camp/Organization: Hale

Location: Westwood, MA

Type of Position: Director

Time Frame: Seasonal

Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum age: 16
• Valid Driver’s License
• Ability to professionally represent Hale in person
• Flexible, dependable, friendly, cooperative member of the team
• Current First Aid and CPR Certification
• Prior experience operating motorized boats preferred

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Jaclyn Ross

80 Carby St
Westwood, Massachusetts 02090

7813261770

http://www.hale1918.org