Berkeley Carroll is a Pre-K through grade 12 college preparatory school of 970 students located in the Park Slope section of New York City. Our vibrant intellectual community draws students from all over the city. Admission to the school is competitive and both our parents and students value achievement.
The Berkeley Carroll School is seeking a Head Counselor for its children’s summer camp in 2021 to lead our groups ranging from grades K-4.
To oversee the safety and well-being of a group of 10 campers for the duration of the camp, and to plan and implement age-appropriate recreational and educational activities for campers on a daily basis.
July 6 - August 13, 2021
M - F: 8:30am - 3:30pm
Must be at least 21 years of age and a college graduate
Must have a minimum of one of the following:
one season of previous experience at a children’s camp
one year of experience as a head or associate classroom teacher at an elementary school
one year of experience working with elementary school children in an after school program or similar educational setting
Creation of daily activity plans for campers
Supervision of campers, both at Berkeley Carroll and during off campus visits
Management of a team of CITs or Junior Counselors
Reporting of any incidents or accidents to appropriate program personnel
Communications with parents as needed
Assisting with safe arrival/departure of campers
Awareness of participant/counselor allergies, medications and emergency contact information
Other camp duties, as assigned
Berkeley Carroll is committed to creating an environment that includes a diversity of perspectives and to cultivating an equitable, inclusive learning community in which everyone has a true sense of belonging. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to, and experience with, diversity, equity or inclusion work are especially encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] to the attention of Chris Flores, Director of Auxiliary Programs. Please include the job title in the subject line.
The Berkeley Carroll School is an independent, nonsectarian, coed pre-kindergarten through 12th Grade day school in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The school is a creative and intellectual community where devoted teachers challenge and engage talented students. Its demanding curriculum and vibrant civic life prepare graduates for success in college and for the greater endeavor—a life of critical, ethical, and global thinking. For more information, visit www.berkeleycarroll.org