Activities Specialist
Camp Cody, Lake Ossippee, NH

Posted:  10/23/13
Deadline:  5/31/14

Dates: June 9th -­ August 16th
Summary: The Activities Counselor will plan, direct, and implement activities in his or her area of expertise and coordinate the activities into the entire camp program.
Reports to: Program Director, Head Counselors, Camp Directors, Activity Heads

●    Teach and stimulate the interest of staff and campers in the area of expertise
●    Create lesson plans based on increasing camper competence and skill level in activity area
●    Implement innovative and fun lesson plans and teaching techniques
●    Conduct a regular check of equipment for safety, cleanliness, and good repair
●    Set up activity area during staff week
●    Submit orders for supplies and equipment during staff week or when needed ensuring the timely arrival of materials
●    Conduct an initial and end of the season inventory and store all equipment properly
●    Evaluate current season and make recommendations for equipment or program changes for the next season
●    Work as a member of a team of counselors who provide guidance and support to all campers and staff
●    Plan and prepare for inter-­camp sporting events and activities, when applicable
●    Assist with all-­camp events, evening programs, trips
●    Complete tasks as assigned by supervisors

Desired Qualifications:
•   Training, certification, or documented experience in the respective activity
•   Experience working with children
•   Knowledge of safety practices as applicable to the respective activity
•   Endurance and stamina needed to provide constant programming and supervision to campers
•   Ability to spend long hours teaching area of expertise
•   Positive attitude and sense of humor
•   Patience and ability to discipline campers in an appropriate way when necessary

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