Outdoor Science Health Aide
Job Details
Entry
Carolina Creek - Huntsville, TX
Seasonal
High School
None
Day
Creation Care
Outdoor Science Health Aide

Do you love being part of caring for children's needs and seeing kids experience wonder and awe in nature? Join our Outdoor Science Team! Do you enjoy empathizing with 5th grade students and seeing how your work directly impacts student's lives? Our relationship based, nature oriented Outdoor Science Program exposes students to the wonder of nature through hands-on science lessons, adventure experiences, and team building. The Outdoor Science team is a group of Jesus loving outdoor enthusiasts that set aside several months to live in community and join us in our mission.

 

Position Objective:

The Health Aide is responsible to assist, report to and support the Healthcare Supervisor with all health needs of Outdoor Science participants and staff, as well as facilitate adventure activities and administrative support of daily duties when camp is in session in a manner consistent with Carolina Creek's mission, vision and values.

 

Outdoor Science Health Aide will have the option to live in an intentional, Christ centered community with other staff in shared housing. Staff are invited to join a community built on authentic and hospitable relationships.

  • Training January 5–17: Program: Jan 18 - April 25th
  • Weekly compensation with housing and meals ($295- $325)
  • Wed-Fri Outdoor Science duties, Fri-Sunday/M-T Additional camp duties
  • Paid staff training
  • Spiritual formation
  • Deep and lasting friendships
 
 
 
 
Education/Certifications/Licenses
  • Minimum 2 yrs post-high school and/or equivalent work experience
  • Must have a current valid driver’s license.
  • Must have a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
  • CPR and First Aid Certified (ability to be Lifeguard certified)
 
Work Experience
  • Prior experience working with children
  • Experience with managing risk in an outdoor setting
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to work with a team with good judgment and decision making abilities.
  • Must exhibit and demonstrate empathy and interpersonal skills with people of all ages.
  • Detail oriented with record keeping and charting skills.
  • Must be observant and attentive.
  • Mature understanding and respect for authority and peers, as well as camp guidelines and principles.
  • Ability to engage in a variety of outdoor activities.
  • A heart to serve whenever needed.
  • Must be able to lead and teach with patience and clear instruction.
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