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Job title: Adventure Camp Counselor - Seasonal - Summer 2013
Job location: Flower Mound, TX 75028 United States
Requisition code: 2013-026
Date posted: 04/01/13
Job type: Seasonal
Compensation: $8.50 Hourly

Job Classification


Job Category:Parks/Recreation/Tourism

Job Description


Job description:
Oversees and conducts activities and planned programs for the Flower Mound Adventure Camp.

Examples of Duties:
1. Assists in the programs and activities for each day of summer camp.
2. Assists in coordination of arts, crafts, games, swimming, drama, gym games, etc.
3. Prepares for field trips, special events, and special projects.
4. Supervises all camp children and volunteers.
5. Receives payments for day camp fees.
6. Informs Supervisor of all work activities.
7. Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
Must be at least 18 years of age. Experience in summer camp, day care, church camp, public recreation, and/or outdoor activities is required. Must have a valid Texas driver's license and driving record must be in compliance with Town policy. Must be able to drive a 15 passenger van. Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, or equivalent majoring in Education, Physical Education, or Recreation is preferred. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification is preferred.

General working knowledge of sports activities (softball, basketball, volleyball, soccer, tennis), arts and crafts, environmental sciences, cultural arts, etc. Skills in organizing, supervising, and disciplining children, and creating a positive camp environment. Ability to work effectively with children 6-12 years of age; teenage and adult volunteers; work in an outdoor setting exposed to heat, dust, wind, insects, noxious plants, and snakes; to participate in various sports and recreational activities; ability to lift loaded ice chests and items up to 50 lbs., stoop, walk, bend, run, throw, climb, and swim; to read, speak, see, hear, write to perform essential functions of job; and to make good, quick and sound decisions in emergency situations. Must maintain a pleasant and friendly personality at all times.


 

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