Camp Site Director/Counselor

Type of Employment

Seasonal

Description

Camp Site Director/Counselor is responsible for delivery of the Addison Park District Summer Day Camp programs.

Responsibilities & Duties

 

  • Direct the development of program curriculum and coordinates delivery of curriculum
  • Prepare reports, statistics, and evaluation of programming
  • Assist with emergency procedures and building evacuation
  • Lead and/or teach various activities
  • Problem solve differences that may arise with parents or children
  • Inspect and recommend program equipment repairs and improvements
  • Implement and supervise purchasing in accordance with district policies and procedures
  • Works closely with parents to promote an understanding of growth and development of their child
  • Monitor program participation and take corrective action steps for both low enrollment and waiting lists
  • Monitor status and condition of programs and physical locations of programs
  • Evaluate staffing needs (including recruitment, hiring, training, and evaluation) and make adjustments within the department to insure programs operate efficiently and create an environment for success
  • Assist in interpreting resident needs and delivering programs and services to meet those needs
  • Promote, organize and stimulate good relationships with community and other interest groups and with other agencies serving the area
  • Perform other duties and functions as directed

 

Qualifications

 

Must have current First Aid, CPR and AED certification or willing to acquire certification before the first day of work. Applicant must be 16 years or older. Must possess the ability to plan, organize, supervise and lead day camp activities, programs and field trips.

Career Level

Entry Level

Date/Season

Seasonal (Part Time) Summer

Pay Range

$8.25- $10.00

Hours

30 hours plus

Location

Community Recreation Center, 120 E Oak Street, Addison, IL 60101

Contact

Name: David MacDonald
Title: Youth & Leisure Supervisor
Phone: 630-233-7275
Email: dmacdonald@addisonparks.org