Job Listing: Summer Camp Counselor 2022

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Frontier Culture Museum of VA - Staunton, VA

Closes - 6/15/2022

Position Title – Summer Camp Counselor 2022

Salary - $12.00/Hour

Job Type - Seasonal

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The Frontier Culture Museum seeks mature dependable summer camp counselors to assist Museum staff in running summer camp programs for either 5-8 year olds or 9-12 year olds. This includes supervising children, communicating with parents and museum staff, organizing and leading activities, managing supplies, among other responsibilities. Activities may include arts and crafts, farm work, music and dance, gardening, fishing, games, and a variety of other outdoor activities. Length of job is 9 weeks (approx. 1 week training & 8 weeks camp), Training the last week of May and every week of June and July. Daily schedule is 8 hours per day. Shifts may vary between the times of 7:45 AM to 5:15 PM due to early drop-off, late pick-up assignments.


Minimum Qualifications
Experience working with elementary-age children, able to work out of doors in all weather including warm summer days, walk up to two miles daily and perform moderate to vigorous labor including lifting, carrying, standing, bending, kneeling as needed. Dependability, maturity, high energy levels, and strong verbal, organizational, and interpersonal skills are required..


Preferred Qualifications
CPR/First Aid Certified, experience in living history, experience managing summer camps or similar workshops a plus.


Special Requirements
The Museum only accepts completed online applications and support materials via the state jobsline at http://jobs.virginia/.gov/
Mailed, emailed or hand-delivered applications or materials will not be considered.


Special Instructions to Applicants
Only online state applications and support materials will be considered.