Raymore Parks and Recreation is gearing up for summer camp. We are looking for camp counselors who are interested in providing a program that will be full of adventure, enrichment, and fun for our campers!
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES - Lead and organizes a group of children in their camp activities.• Enforce camp rules, ensuring the safety of campers, staff, and the public.• Assist with lesson planning.• Perform basic cleaning duties and housekeeping chores.• Report any definite or potential physical hazards or unsafe conditions.• Assist in the preparation of reports, handouts, and notes for weekly meetings.• Fill out communications logs and forms for parents.• Encourage service to the community through camp activities. Promote positive PR with campers, parents and the community. Provide respectful, professional, positive service in all interactions between co-workers and internal and external customers.• Coach, mentor, and develop campers. Provide respectful, professional, positive service in all interactions between co-workers and internal and external customers• Perform other related duties as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - Education, experience and training that are required or desirable in order to effectively perform the job at the time of hire. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered. Additional requirements and/or substitutions may be requested and require the approval of HR. Minimum of 1 year related experience with children in a structured environment. CPR and First Aid certification required, or must be able to obtain the certification. Ability to operate office equipment such as copier, fax, telephone system, and computer.• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.• Ability to accept supervision and guidance • Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control.• Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work as well as concentrate on multiple tasks simultaneously.• Ability to work independently and make responsible decisions.• Ability to use good judgment and think quickly and rationally in difficult or stressful situations.
About Raymore Parks and Recreation
The mission of the Raymore Parks and Recreation Board is to be fiscally responsible in maintaining and expanding land, facilities and programs. We also strive to provide diverse recreation programs and a range of parks and green space accessible to all citizens of Raymore, Missouri.