Administrative Staff - Summer Jobs

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Swim Director

The Head Swim Counselor should have experience teaching and organizing swim programs for children of all ages and abilities, and would definitely benefit from having worked, and become familiar with our organization through previous employment. It is the responsibility of the head swim counselor to oversee the entire swimming program, plan the swimming curriculum, supervise staff, and assist in managing and maintaining the pool site. The head swim counselor is also required to complete written evaluations of staff and campers and may be asked to accompany and supervise campers on bus routes as needed. Roughing It will reimburse the cost of ARC Lifeguard Training and may have available training classes before the start of summer.

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 21
  • ARC Lifeguard Certification (Roughing It will reimburse and may have course available)
  • Attend Administrative & Staff Training
  • Experience working with children
  • WSI Certification recommended

47 hrs/week, starting at $750/week

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Waterfront Director

The Head Waterfront Counselor should have experience teaching and organizing lessons and activities in fishing, rowing, canoeing, and kayaking. It is beneficial for the head waterfront director to have worked, and become familiar with our organization through previous employment, or through other camp experiences. It is the responsibility of the head waterfront counselor to oversee the entire waterfront program and assist staff in preparing the waterfront curriculum for fishing, rowing, canoeing, and kayaking. The head waterfront counselor is also required to complete written evaluations of staff and campers and will be asked to accompany and supervise campers on bus routes as needed.

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 21
  • Ability to obtain a valid California Fishing License
  • ARC Lifeguard Certification (Roughing It will reimburse and may have course available)
  • Attend Administrative & Staff Training

47 hrs/week, starting at $750/week

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Swim Assistant Director

The Assistant Head Swim Counselor should have experience teaching and organizing swimming lessons for children of all ages and abilities. It is also recommended that the assistant head swim counselor have prior experience supervising staff, and would benefit from having been employed by Roughing It before. The assistant head swim counselor is a swim instructor, and also may help supervise campers at before/after camp care. Other duties of the assistant head swim counselor include assisting the head swim counselor in supervising staff and helping to maintain and manage the pool site. The assistant head swim counselor will also complete written evaluations of staff and campers, will be asked to accompany and supervise campers on bus routes as needed, and may be the admin on duty for camper drop off/pick up health screenings. Roughing It will reimburse the cost of ARC Lifeguard Training and may have available training classes before the start of summer.

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 20
  • ARC Lifeguard Certification (Roughing It will reimburse and may have course available)
  • Experience working with children
  • Attend Administrative & Staff Training
  • WSI Certification Recommended

47 hrs/week, starting at $735/week

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Waterfront Assistant Director

The Assistant Head Waterfront Counselor should have experience teaching and organizing lessons and activities in rowing, canoeing, kayaking, and especially fishing. It is also recommended that the assistant head waterfront counselor have prior experience supervising staff, and would benefit from having been employed by Roughing It before. The assistant head waterfront counselor will assist in all areas of the waterfront and at supervising campers at before/after camp care. Other duties of the assistant head waterfront counselor include assisting the head waterfront counselor in supervising staff and helping to create challenging and fun activities at the waterfront for campers of all ages and abilities. The assistant head waterfront counselor will also complete written evaluations of staff and campers, will be asked to accompany and supervise campers on bus routes as needed, and may be the admin on duty for camper drop off/pick up health screenings.

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 20
  • Ability to obtain a valid California Fishing License
  • ARC Lifeguard Certification (Roughing It will reimburse and may have course available)
  • Attend Administrative & Staff Training

47 hrs/week, starting at $735/week

Apply Now