General/Cabin Counselor (Boys & Girls) - Brantwood Camp

 

Job Description

A General/Cabin Counselor is responsible for the daily supervision of all campers in residence (approximately 60) and the supervision of Junior and Middle Counselors. General/Cabin Counselors implement program activities as assigned that may include but is not limited to a variety of athletics, team-building activities, swimming, hiking, ropes course challenges, and other traditional camp activities. General/Cabin Counselors evaluate the performance of campers during the course of and at the close of each session.

Apply by: March 28 2017

Details

Camp/Organization: Brantwood Camp (ACA Accredited)

Location: Peterborough, NH

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $1800-$4500 depending on experience

Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age and preferably have had completed at least one year of college level courses 
  • Experience in working with 11-15 year old adolescents is preferred 
  • A desire to work in an active, structured, outdoor setting
  • Appreciation and understanding of the mission of Brantwood Camp
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, orally and in writing 
  • Ability to lead others towards the positive resolution of difficult situations 
  • Driver’s license is preferred

Experience

  • Teaching/Human Services/Counseling experience 

or

  • One year of college
  • Experience working with a diverse population 
  • Working with children 10-15 years old 
  • Camp or Outdoor Ed. experience

Additional Information

Brantwood Camp, a non-profit organization founded in 1904, exists to provide a positive camping experience for boys and girls from a variety of backgrounds who would not otherwise have the opportunity to afford to attend summer camp. Its goals are: • To promote social adjustment and mutual respect among a diverse group. • To offer a challenging and competitive program where campers are depending not only upon themselves but each other. • To develop character, confidence, and independence, both physically and emotionally. • To provide an environment where the traditional Five Ideals of Honesty, Loyalty, Cooperation, Good Sportsmanship, and Unselfishness are honored by campers and staff alike.

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Kevin Mitrano

PO Box 3350
Peterborough, New Hampshire 03458

603-924-3542

http://www.brantwood.org