Job Details
Oak Hall School - Gainesville, FL
$16.00 - $16.00

The Oak Hall Summer Program is pleased to announce that it is hiring an Extended Day Summer Camp Program Director on the summer leadership team. Your primary goal is to provide a challenging learning environment, a safe camp environment, supervision of campers, and a fun camp experience for the campers you work with throughout the day. Delivering camp wide programs, activities, and trips and leading discussions and activities for the camper with which you will be charged will be key duties during the weeks of the Lower School Day Camp. Working with the Summer Camp Head Counselor, you will supervise and mentor the CIT staff for the program.

The Extended Day Summer Camp Program Director requires on-site leadership from May 30, 2023 to July 21, 2023, weekdays from 10 AM-6 PM (No camp the week of July 4th). Additional time is allotted for preplanning and input on hiring decisions of counseling staff (if applicable) before the start of summer and can be done remotely.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Arrive on time and prepared for each camp day.
  • Determine and submit supply orders - update supply inventory and needs on a weekly basis or as directed otherwise
  • Maintain clean, safe, fun, and engaging activity site
  • Maintain an accurate roster of camper attendance
  • Work cooperatively with fellow camp staff
  • Maintain and manage classroom property and supplies (includes all set up, clean up, and end of summer camp closing)
  • Actively assist, as directed, during extended camp care, recess, lunch, special events, etc
  • Attend all staff meetings
  • Attend all staff orientations (mandatory for employment)
  • Wear appropriate camp attire and designated camp tee shirt as required
  • All other duties as assigned
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Previous experience working with elementary-age children
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and sound judgment
  • Availability to work for all weeks & sessions of camp program
  • Enthusiastic, mature, and flexible in terms of schedule and program delivery.
  • Desire to work with children in a day camp setting
  • CPR/FA/AED Child/Adult Certification

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Required to sit, talk, hear and visually intercept visitors.
  • Both close and distance vision is required
  • Works in a highly stressful environment dealing with a wide variety of challenges, deadlines, and a varied and diverse array of contacts
  • Be able to occasionally lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Work in a traditional climate controlled CLASSROOM environment
  • Work primarily in outside weather conditions, including extreme heat
  • Tasks involve the ability to exert heavy physical effort, including climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of moderately heavy objects and materials weighing 20 to 50 pounds.