Summer Day Camp Counselor-Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club

Classification: 
Part-time
Company: 
Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club,
736 W. Main St.,
Lexington,
Kentucky
40508
Contact Person: 
Jessica Ashcraft
Contact E-mail Address: 
jessica.ashcraft@use.salvationarmy.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(859) 2582582
Description/Responsibilities: 
Work with the Program Director to conduct in-house Summer Day Camp program, Monday – Friday. Seasonal, Part-Time – 25 hours/week (May 24 – August 2) AM Shift: 7:30-12:30 Guide school age children through rotations at our downtown Lexington club location (i.e. art, gym) PM Shift: 12:30-5:30 Accompany school age children to field trips and supervise free play time at club location
Requirements/Qualifications: 
Requirements: · A passion for The Salvation Army’s mission · Must have a keen interest and sincere appreciation for children · Sterling interpersonal skills; applies tact and diplomacy in dealing with internal and external constituents · Ability to plan, prepare and implement the day-to-day activities. · Ability to lead devotional time on a rotation basis · A positive, contagious “can-do” attitude · Able to maintain strict confidentiality · Must be at least 18 years of age · Must Complete Day Camp Staff Orientation · Experience with Christian Education Programs for school age children such as Sunday school or Vacation Bible School Required · Valid Driver’s License Required if 21 years of age or older · TB Skin Test Required · Certified in CPR and First Aid Preferred · Minimum of six months experience working or volunteering with school age children Preferred NOTE: Please include at least two work references, two personal references .
Application Instructions: 
Call for further instruction. Application can be picked up or emailed to applicant.