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Camp Staff / Teen Discovery

  • Type:Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12 - $15/hour, DOQ
  • Posted Date:11/13/2018
  • Deadline to Apply:05/10/2019

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  • Assist with the operation of an eight-week travel camp for youths ages 12-15
  • Implement and supervise daily activities such as trips, games, sports, crafts and special recreation events
  • This position will take a leadership role in the planning and implementation of activities. Parent interaction is required with this position
  • Must complete weekly evaluations; other related duties that may apply


  • CPR and first aid certifications required
  • Must work full eight-week camp, plus one week of training
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record.
  • Must enjoy working with children and have strong customer service skills.
  • Previous leadership experience preferred.
  • Previous experience working in summer camps or with children highly desirable.
  • Educational background in recreation, education, physical education or related field preferred.
  • Strong swimming skills desirable.


  • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; June 1 – August 16, including July 4th.


  • Herndon Community Center, 814 Ferndale Avenue


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