We are looking for a Junior Counselor. Please emailĀ lisasalzman1@gmail.com with your resume and interest! Thank you!

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working with kids
  • Ability to provide supervision and guidance to counselors
  • Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, self control, flexibility
  • Conflict management
  • CPR/First Aid/Lifeguard
  • 20-21 years of age

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Travel with and oversee Junior Counselors as they carry out all of their daily activities with campers
  • Manage cabin life
  • Manage the quality of Junior Counselor interactions with campers and ensure they are acting as appropriate role models at all times
  • Facilitate daily Junior Counselor check ins during breakfast
  • Assist in making the camp atmosphere comfortable and safe for both campers and Junior Counselors
  • Encourage and model respect for others, camp equipment, and facilities
  • Ensure campers go to sleep and wake up on time
  • Supervise post meal clean up
  • Help facilitate evening activities
  • Manage Junior Counselors and campers during daily afternoon upper staff meetings
  • Ensure Junior Counselor’s posts on Camp social media are consistent and appropriate

The people chosen to fill the roles of Junior Counselor Coordinator will be expected to be present for the entirety of camp as well one night before camp starts for a Junior Counselor training and bonding evening. The 2017 Camp Courage dates are June 24-28 with the JC training evening on Friday June 23rd.

To apply for the position of Junior Counselor Coordinator please respond to this post with a copy of your resume and answers to the following questions:

1. Describe your experience working with children. Include any experience gained outside of Camp Courage.

2. Why would you like to be the Junior Counselor Coordinator for Camp Courage and what qualities do you have that will make you successful in the role?

3. Are okay with a background check being performed on you?

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $0.00 /day