4-H Camp Cloverleaf Summer Camp Staff

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Oct 22, 2022
Part Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

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Job Description:

General responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervise and ensure safety of youth throughout the day in programs and overnight in the cabins
  • Assist in other duties as assigned by the camp directors
  • Set a positive example for all participants, including cleanliness, punctuality, language, sportsmanship, and table manners
  • Follow all camp rules and regulations, including those of appropriate attire, no smoking, vaping, or use of alcohol or illegal drugs
  • Encourage and practice respect of personal property, camp equipment, and facilities
  • Assist with housekeeping responsibilities in preparation for upcoming camp weeks
  • Communicate any problems or issues as they arise during the camp week to your supervisor and/or team members

Cabin Leader additional responsibilities include:

  • Be the primary caregiver to campers’ social, emotional, and physical needs
  • Support Summer Camp Specialists during hands-on activities and assist in behavior management throughout the day and night
  • Oversee and manage cabin cleanliness, conduct a daily cabin inspection, and report any repairs that need to be made to the Assistant Camp Director
  • Contribute to and work during evening programs
  • Lead group recreational activities during cabin time and as needed

Specialist additional responsibilities include:

  • Assist with the design and the creation of lesson plans of camp classes
  • Lead classes utilizing the experimental learning process
  • Assist with life skill development with campers
  • Clean and organize class stations

$300-400/week (commensurate with experience), plus room and board and workers’ compensation coverage

Minimum Requirements:

• Desire and ability to work with youth and adults in a camp setting
• Ability to accept and adapt to guidance and supervision
• Must be willing to obtain American Red Cross certification in CPR/FA/AED
• Background screenings are required
• At least 18 years of age by May 15, 2023

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Driver’s License
  • American Red Cross certification in CPR/FA/AED
  • Experience working with youth in a supervisory capacity
  • Experience exhibiting responsibility and reliability
Special Instructions to Applicants:
  • Meals are provided during camp events
  • Lodging provided from May 15, 2023, through July 31, 2023, on-site
  • Staff are not required to work most weekends, unless the camp has booked a weekend rental group. If interested in working these groups, you will receive additional pay. For weekends with no groups, all Camp Staff will have at least 24-48 hours off between Friday and Sunday.
Health Assessment Required: No