Summer Camps 2018
Teen Excursion Camp Leaders are needed to take school age children on daily field trips and provide leadership in all aspects of the excursions. You must be 21 years of age, high school graduate plus taken college courses in childcare development, recreation or related field. Certifications in First Aid & CPR are preferred and you must have a good driving record. This position will sometimes be required to drive a 15-passenger City van. You must submit your driving record (which may be obtained from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles) with your application. Salary is $15.11 per hour. Schedule will vary weekly from June 18 – August 31, 2018.
Summer Fun Head Counselor will assist with supervising campers and counselors in training.
The Head Counselor will respond to parents and guardians as needed. This position ensures medical logs and accident reports are completed and administer medication to campers with appropriate paperwork. The camp is based out of Cherry Hill Park. During the 8 weeks of camp, hours are 8:30am to 3:30pm. Camp runs June 18 – August 10, 2018. Hourly wage is $14.50 per hour. Applicant should have graduated from an accredited college or university with major course work in recreation, leisure services, education or a related field, with at least two years in a camp setting and at least five years’ experience working with children. Must have experience with handling childhood behavioral issues, conflict resolution, and communication with parents. Must have or have the ability to achieve before June 1, CPR and First Aid as well as a Medication Administration Training certificate. Extensive experience in working with youth can be substituted for education.
Extended Care Counselors are needed to assist the Extended Care Director in operating the Before & After Care program for children 5-12 years of age. You must be 18 years of age. Courses completed in child development and experience leading children’s playgroups are desired. Salary: Starting at $13 per hour, between 25-30 hours per week, Monday through Friday, June 18 – August 24, 2018.
Playground Counselors are needed to assist the Playground Director in operating the Summer Fun Playground program for children 5-12 years of age. You must be 18 years of age. Courses completed in child development and experience leading children’s playgroups are desired. Salary: $11.21 per hour, between 30-40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, June 18 – August 10, 2018.