The Camp Progression Specialist will interact with camper families daily upon arrival and departure to and from camp, will lead and/or assist with facilitating camp activities, and supervise other staff during select program times. The Progression Specialist role is a Day-Only position, with an option to stay overnight.
II. Duration June 24, 2018 – August 10, 2018
III. Specific Responsibilities 100% The Camp Program Specialist will coordinate and direct the development and implementation of a specific 4-H camp program (e.g. Adventure, Crafts, Critter Care, Archery, Riflery, etc.). Supervise Camp Counselors and Assistant Counselors to effect quality programming in subject area. Camping experience required. Ability to supervise and organize staff members. Interest, knowledge, and skills in the specific field and the ability to teach and enthuse others. Specialists also serve as a Senior Camp Counselor, providing supervision within a cabin, as well as assisting with program and activities for all of camp.
IV. Qualifications Must be at least 18 years old by July 1 to comply with NYS Department of Health regulations. First Aid and CPR certifications desirable. Leadership and youth camping experience a plus. College degree preferred.
POSITION DETAILS: This is an exempt, full-time position, 40 hours per week.
HOW TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, you must submit a complete online application, including the following materials: cover letter, resume and three (3) references in PDF or Microsoft Word format. Contact Kathy @ email@example.com with any submission questions.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Once the application is submitted you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.
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