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Camp Counselors (PT)

Division:
Property: Boca Raton Resort & Club
Location: BOCA RATON, FL US
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Part Time
Job Level:  Entry
Education: High school diploma or equivalent 
Skills:  
Category: Leisure/Activities
Compensation:
 
Position Summary:
  1. Assist the Youth Supervisor in organizing, directing and implementing an entertaining and educational Youth Program for youth’s ages 3-17 years.
  2. Provide safe and constant supervision at all times (requires excellent visual and auditory abilities and verbal communication skills).
  3. Serve as Master of Ceremonies on stage; introduce activities, stage acts, skits, i.e. Talent Shows, Pool Olympics, etc.
  4. Participate in shows and events presented by the Director of Activities.
  5. Attend and participate in special events to socialize, organize and direct guests.
  6. Be aware of new music trends and dance crazes, popular dances and “what’s hot” in fads, computer games, books, sports, physical activities, etc.
  7. Responsible for the care, maintenance, and inventory of all equipment used in activities.  Advise the Youth Supervisor of the need for repairs or replacements.
  8. Constantly use discretion and good judgment in relationships with children and exhibit proper behavior.  Must be able to treat many personalities in various age groups accordingly.
  9. Act as role model for leadership, friendliness, diplomacy, honesty, fair play, sportsmanship and open-mindedness.
  10. May communicate any special needs or concerns to parents or guardian of participating youths after consultation with Youth Supervisor.
  11. Work as DJ for teen parties.
  12. Know, follow, and enforce all Safety Management policies and Handbook policies.

Performs related duties as required.  This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  Employees will be required to perform any other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor or management.

EOE/M/F/V/D

 
Requirements

 

  • Very strong communication, problem solving, organizational, decision making, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to sit, stand, bend or stoop for duration of shift (8 hrs).

 

 

  • Experience in recreational camps and volunteerism preferred.
  • Experience with microphone technique in front of large groups preferred.
  • Additional languages a plus.
  • Some of the following special talents are desirable in performing this job: singing, dancing, emceeing, improvisational comedy, drawing, storytelling,

     DJ experience, etc. 

  • Certifications or training in one or more continuing education programs such as HRS Childcare.  Certificate, theatre training, entertainment and/or the arts preferred.

 

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