Summer Nature Day Camp Counselors

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Deadline to Apply:

Friday, May 14, 2021, 5:00pm


Pottstown, PA
United States

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Job Description:

Develop, prepare, and lead age-appropriate, environmental education activities, based on the curricula and resources provided.  
Manage up to 12 children per week in specified grade group - positions needed are for age 4 and Kindergarten group 1st and 2nd grade group .
Effectively communicate with parents regarding their children’s camp experiences.

Education and Experience Required:

College students or college graduates are invited to apply. Major, or have a degree in environmental education, environmental studies or science, elementary education, or related fields.
At least one year experience working with children in a structured setting, such as a school, and/or a summer camp.
Aptitude for learning basic natural history and ecology concepts and activities.
Experience and comfort in taking children into outdoor, natural settings.
Excellent planning and organizational skills.
Ability to be a creative and flexible leader and team player.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Other Requirements:

Be available to work no less than six of the eight weeks of camp.

Successful completion of post-offer background checks, including PA State Police Criminal History, PA Child Abuse History Clearance, and FBI fingerprinting.
Acquire First Aid and CPR certification.
Have reliable transportation. Housing is not provided.

Required Dates and Hours:

Preparation days: June 14-16, 2021, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.                  Camp weeks: June 21 to August 13, 2021; 8:15 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. After Camp Care hours 3:00-5:15 p.m.

Pay Per Hour: To be determined, based on experience.


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How to Apply:

To Apply  Contact or 610-469-8646 for an application.  

Application Deadline is May 14, 2021.