Teen Center Summer Camp Counselor (Bressi Ranch)

Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad - Carlsbad, CA (30+ days ago)


POSITION SUMMARY:

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad is seeking talented Part-time Summer Camp Counselors who are ready for an unforgettable summer! Applicants should be outgoing, great problem-solvers, and critical thinkers who are passionate about working with youth and invested in helping our members reach their full potential. This position will work closely with our elementary, middle and high school members. This position is responsible for planning and leading creative and multifaceted activities that are educational, inspiring, and most importantly, FUN! Requirements include a positive attitude, patience, a good sense of humor, and eagerness to participate in what each day might bring – whether it’s a day at the pool, a fun Clubhouse activity, or one of our many field trips.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Plan and implement program-related activities

- Promote, encourage, and engage members in program participation

- Attend to the physical and emotional safety of each member - Monitor and evaluate assigned program areas and campers

- Participate in special programs and/or events

- Attend required staff meetings and pre-camp training

- Make sound, independent judgment when unexpected circumstances arise

- Be positive, upbeat, and enthusiastic about working with youth

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

- Experienced in working with elementary, middle school and/or high school aged campers

- Can identify and correct behavioral issues - Experienced in implementing creative and well thought out activities - Strong communication skills, both verbal and written - Possess effective leadership skills - Organized and driven - CPR and First Aid Certified - preferred - Have a Driver's License (If required to drive Club van)

- Able to commit to majority of camp dates

- A team player who is able to motivate campers through positive reinforcement

- Desire and stamina to work many field trips and/or long hours outdoors

- Flexible with daily schedules

LOCATIONS:

Bressi Clubhouse - 2730 Bressi Ranch Way, Carlsbad, CA 92009 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7am-6pm

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Salary: $11.00 to $12.50 /hour

Location:

  • Carlsbad, CA

Required work authorization:

  • United States