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

<p>PO Box 3350 <br />Peterborough, New Hampshire 03458</p>

603-924-3542

http://www.brantwood.org