Camp Counsellor-Durham Region

Job title: Camp Counsellor-Durham Region
Posted on: February 12, 2018
Job Description:

A STEM Camp Counsellor is responsible for the day-to-day supervision of campers who attend STEM Camp. Each Camp Counsellor reports to the Camp Director and the Education Coordinator. As a Camp Counsellor you will be guiding campers through STEM-related activities centered around the topics of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. A strong academic foundation in these areas is a huge asset. A Camp Counsellor must be fun and energetic but have good group management skills as well. Camp Counsellors are responsible for implementing activities, respecting safety and health protocols, assisting with cleanup and exhibiting strong leadership skills. Specific  responsibilities include:

-Supervising and supporting a group of campers
-Adhering to the STEM Camp “Policy for the Protection of Children”
-Helping to ensure a smooth pick-up & drop-off process at the start and end of each day
-Implementing the STEM Camp curriculum by leading inquiry, discussion and activities with campers
-Assisting campers in learning more about STEM
-Providing a fun and safe environment for campers
-Carrying out any duties assigned by the Education Coordinator and/or the Camp Director
-Adhering to the Activity Schedule and the Training Manual
-Mentoring Counsellors-in-Training
-Providing appropriate and professional feedback to parents
-Modelling appropriate behaviour and positive interactions in all daily routines, program delivery with campers and your peers
-Ensuring that all emergency procedures are taught and practiced by all campers at STEM Camp
-Attending a one-week training session the week before camp begins
-Completing Health and Safety Training (non-paid)

Employment Type: Temporary
Field of Work: Other
Required skills:

Company information

Company Name: STEM Camp
Additional information:

Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday
Type of employment: Contract/Summer Employment
Duration: July 3rd - August 24th (depending on the location)
Locations: Oshawa, Ajax, Pickering, Whitby

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