Summer Csmp Counselor

Job Details

  • Date Posted: April 20, 2023
  • Location: Rolla, Missouri
  • Company: Missouri University of Science and Technology

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  • Rolla, Missouri

Missouri University of Science and Technology

  • Assist in the direction, supervision, and organization of campers while in university housing, while transporting to and from activities, while in activities, and throughout the camp
  • Apply basic youth development principles in working with campers through communication, relationship development, respect for diversity, involvement, and empowerment of youth
  • Assure campers are properly supervised at all times
  • Be aware of, follow and uphold all safety and security rules and procedures
  • Engage campers in activities following designated schedule
  • Ability to quickly pivot to alternate activities if needed
  • Be aware of privacy requirements and appropriate interaction with students under the age of 18
  • Actively participate in all program areas as assigned including but not limited to assisting or leading in team builders, icebreakers, group challenges, workshops, etc.
  • Maintain high standards of health and safety in all activities for campers and staff
  • Daily direction for self-care of each camper and recognize personal health needs
  • Be alert to campers and staff needs and assist them with personal and/or health problems and discuss concerns with camp director/coordinator when needed
  • Be alert to equipment and facilities to ensure utilization, proper care, and maintenance is adhered to, report repairs needed promptly to director/coordinator
  • Be a role model to campers and staff in attitude and behavior
  • Set a good example to campers and others in regard to general camp procedures and practices including sanitation, schedule, sportsmanship, and respect for differences
  • Participate fully in all camp activities, including planning and leading those as assigned.
  • Maintain professionalism in all communication and interactions with campers, their families and S&T staff
  • Observe campers’ behavior, assess its appropriateness, and apply applicable behavior-management techniques if needed
  • Escort campers to all activities and workshops and help with clean-up
  • Encourage respect for personal property, camp equipment, and facilities.
  • Prepare for and actively participate in pre-camp training and weekly meetings.
  • Assist camp directors/coordinators in loading and moving camp supplies for on-campus activities
  • Cooperate with the summer programs team in working together for the welfare of the campers, and campus community
  • Inform the camp director/coordinator immediately for any personal, medical, or social concerns of the campers and/or staff