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Camp Brainy Bunch - Science Instructor - 2017

Inspire, educate and lead. Your camp world is all about creating an exciting and energetic learning experience.

Subject: Creative Writing, Public Speaking, Leadership, Engineering

Student Grades: 1-3  or 4-6
Hour/Week: 35-40
Commitment: 2-6 weeks

This is a temporary summer role with opportunities for individuals to join us for 2-6 weeks from June 12- August 4. Even if you are only available for a week of time in that window, we would still love to hear about your interest and consider your application.

Instructor Responsibilities

Pre-Camp:

  • Attend mandatory paid staff trainings – group training will be held the week of June 13-17 (specific dates TBA), smaller trainings will be held as needed for staff not able to attend June training​

  • Study and practice assigned curriculums until you are able to deliver them fluidly and with enthusiasm

Camp; Let the Fun of Summer Begin:

Instructors are responsible for teaching at one or more camp locations and work between 2 and 6 weeks depending on the number of sites.

Work on-site from 7:45AM-3:15PM at assigned camp location

Responsible for the successful delivery of camp curriculum including adaptation of curriculum to enhance the experience and  enjoyment of students, as well as to meet individual needs

Support and lead camp games and activities outside of instruction

Supervise all students in your care with constant attention to safety (physical and emotional)

Support camp operations, including morning care, check-in and checkout, clean up, etc.

Maintain daily communication with parents/guardians at check-in and checkout

Treat all campers, parents, and co-workers with respect, empathy, and kindness

Keep camp director updated and informed of daily success and needs

Maintain high standards of professionalism, and integrity

Selection Process:

Online application

Phone screening

In-person/Skype interview

Background, Live Scan Fingerprinting and reference check

Offer

Qualifications/Requirements:

College graduate or current college student nearing completion with experience in one of our subject areas (Public Speaking, Creative Writing, Theater, Engineering, Leadership)

Ability to speak confidently and compassionately with parents

Direct experience working with 1st-6th grade students

Flexible and willing to have fun and support camp wherever needed

Ability and skills necessary to teach assigned curriculum, classroom of camp experience preferred

Creative, trustworthy, high-energy, passionate for camp, inspiring, excellent communication skills, organized, and flexible

Current CPR/First Aid certification a plus (Training Available)

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