Paddle Counselor/Instructor: Kayak, Canoe, & SUP - Boating Camp / Boating in Boston

 

Job Description

To provide supervision on and off the water to ensure boating safety. To teach beginning and intermediate kayaking, SUP, and canoeing skills to campers.

Apply by: May 7 2015

Details

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

Location: Stoneham, Natick, & Hopkinton, MA

Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader

Time Frame: Seasonal

Requirements

-Must be 17 years or older
-Must be comfortable around water and have an intermediate knowledge of at least one boating discipline: kayaking, SUP, or canoe.
-Passion for teaching children about basic boating skills and safety
-Must have reliable transportation to work
-Customer service and leadership skills

Experience

-American Red Cross Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid or equivalent
-American Canoe Association Level 1+ Instructor: Kayak, SUP, or Canoe
-Previous experience teaching groups in kayaking, SUP and canoeing
-Previous experience working with children
-Previous experience as a counselor, or in a counselor or leader-in-training program

Additional Information

The work required is moderately physically demanding and requires a medium level of physical fitness. Job duties include: -Teach beginning and intermediate boating skills -Leading games and activities -Leading/teaching groups of children -Supervising of children ages 8 - 15 -Supervision of on-the-water and on-shore activities -Working week day hours. Weekend hours might also be required -Other duties as required

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Lindsay Foley

PO Box 99
Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748

617-299-3392

http://boatinginboston.com/work-for-us