Camp Counselor (21 positions)

Job Title:             Camp Counselor  (21 positions)

Department:      Rehabilitation Services

Location:             Hempstead  

Camp Helen Keller seeking Summer Camp Counselors.  

Location:​ L.I.U. Post University

Greenvale, New York

 

A Counselor is expected to utilize the training received at orientation to support the social-emotional development of the children enrolled in the summer camp program.  This includes not only monitoring the campers, but being constantly, actively engaged in the activities and events; including but not limited to: outdoor sports, swimming, music, dance, arts and crafts, technology, as well as various field trips. In addition, Counselors are expected to encourage campers to master independent living skills, based on the camper’s individual needs and abilities.

 

Language Skills

Required: Fluency in English. 

Preferred: Bilingual (Spanish and English)

 

Education:

Degree in Education, Child Development, Social Work or a related field.  Current College students are encouraged to apply.  High School juniors and seniors may be considered.

 

Salary:

Contingent upon education and experience ($12.00 - $17.00/hour)

 

 

 

Please Send Resume and Cover Letter to: strollo@helenkeller.org