SUMMER CAMP PM COUNSELOR

Westborough High School

Westborough Public School

Westborough , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2879828
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 5, 2018
  • Starting Date: June 25, 2018

Job Description

Position: PM COUNSELOR
Camp Dates: June 25, 2018 to August 17, 2018
Camp Location: Westborough High School
Schedule and hours per week: 1:00pm to 6:00pm, 25 hours per week depending on enrollment
Qualifications:
• Must be at least 16 years of age
• Possess ability to interact with and supervise campers (ages 5-12) during camp activities
Responsibilities:
• Assist PM Extended Day Lead in supervision and management of campers during camp’s PM Extended Day hours
• Assist Head Counselors and Activity Specialists in supervision and management of campers during regular camp hours
• Assist campers wherever necessary, which may include helping shy or awkward campers feel welcome and comfortable in the camp environment
• Participate in implementation of program activities for campers, which includes encouraging the campers to engage in the activities
• Be aware of campers with allergies and ensure appropriate care
• Encourage healthy social interactions among the campers
• Maintain high standards of health and safety in all activities
• Be a role model to campers in attitude and behavior
Report to: Head Counselor and Extended Day Program Lead

Position: ONE ON ONE AIDE
Camp Dates: June 25, 2018 to August 17, 2018
Camp Location: Westborough High School
Schedule and hours per week: Schedule TBA
Qualifications:
• Previous experience attending a summer camp or camp- like setting
• Certification in first aid and CPR
• Previous experience as a One on One Aide
• Working knowledge of ABA techniques
Description: IEP Based on Individual Child
Reports to: Camp Director

Position: EXTENDED DAY LEAD
Camp Dates: June 25, 2018 to August 17, 2018
Camp Location: Westborough High School
Schedule and hours per week: 7:15am to 9:15, 3:00pm to 6:00pm, 25 hours per week depending on enrollment
Qualifications:
• Previous experience working in a summer camp or camp- like setting
• Must be at least 21 years of age and have taken post high school coursework
• Certification in first aid and CPR
• Possess ability to interact with and supervise campers (ages 5-12) during camp activities
• Must have experience in leading a school-age child care program
Description:
• Primary caregiver for each camper in the Day Camp’s PM Extended Day Program
• Be responsible for arrival and dismissal of campers to and from the Extended Day Program
• Supervise/Manage Counselors, Counselors- in -Training and Junior Staff assigned to the Extended Day Program
• Be responsible for the general administrative tasks involved in running the Extended Day Program, which include planning activities and maintaining activity materials’ inventory
• Manage camper disciplinary issues
• Be responsible for the welfare of each individual in the program and do all possible to resolve problems
• Assist those campers who may have difficulty fitting into the Extended Day Camp environment
• Provide first aid for minor illnesses and injuries, and secure higher-level care when required (e.g. 911). Be aware of campers with allergies and ensure appropriate care
• Encourage healthy social interactions among the campers
• Maintain high standards of health and safety in all activities
• Be a role model to campers in attitude and behavior
Reports to: Camp Director

The Westborough Public Schools has moved to a paperless application process and appreciates your support in this effort. Please submit all required documentation via School Spring and do not send follow up/additional paperwork or emails. If additional information is required, applicants will be contacted. Once all materials have been reviewed, applicants selected for interviews will be contacted directly.

  • Position Type: Summer
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Seasonal/Other Opportunities > Summer Camps/Programs
  • Welcome TO Westborough High School!

    Mission Statement

    The Westborough High School community believes in a rigorous educational experience in a supportive environment that fosters respect and engagement in our diverse and global society.

    Effective teaching and learning balances content and skills, encouraging critical and creative thinking. This requires expectations that challenge all community members towork hardto achieve their greatest potential. We need to communicate effectively and encourage the use of appropriate tools and technologies to share ideas and solve problems. By keeping an open mind while engaging and collaborating with our diverse population, we foster acceptance, appreciation and ultimately empathy. We strive to be responsible, informed citizens who make ethical decisions and honor our commitments. Every member of this community can achieve the greatest academic, civic and social growth by following these beliefs. Learn more about us...


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    Job Requirements

    • Position: AM COUNSELOR
      Camp Dates: June 25, 2018 to August 17, 2018
      Camp Location: Westborough High School
      Schedule and hours per week: 7:15am to 12:45pm, 27.5 hours per week depending on enrollment
      Qualifications:
      • Must be at least 16 years of age
      • Possess ability to interact with and supervise campers (ages 5-12) during camp activities
      Responsibilities:
      • Be responsible for the arrival and dismissal of campers to and from the AM Extended Day Program
      • Be responsible for the general administrative tasks involved in running the AM Extended Day Program, which include planning activities and maintaining activity materials’ inventory
      • Manage camper disciplinary issues
      • Be responsible for the welfare of each individual in the program and do all possible to resolve problems
      • Assist those campers who may have difficulty fitting into the Extended Day Camp environment
      • Provide first aid for minor illnesses and injuries, and secure higher-level care when required (e.g. 911). Be aware of campers with allergies and ensure appropriate care
      • Assist Head Counselors and Activity Specialists in supervision and management of campers during regular camp hours
      • Assist campers wherever necessary, which may include helping shy or awkward campers feel welcome and comfortable in the camp environment
      • Participate in implementation of program activities for campers, which includes encouraging the campers to engage in the activities
      • Encourage healthy social interactions among the campers
      • Maintain high standards of health and safety in all activities
      • Be a role model to campers in attitude and behavior
      The Westborough Public Schools has moved to a paperless application process and appreciates your support in this effort. Please submit all required documentation via School Spring and do not send follow up/additional paperwork or emails. If additional information is required, applicants will be contacted. Once all materials have been reviewed, applicants selected for interviews will be contacted directly.

    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Maryellen Feeney , Director of Community Education
    • 90 West Main Street
    • Westborough, Massachusetts 01581
    • Phone: 508-836-7720
    • Fax: 508-836-7723
    • Email: click here

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