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Works under direction of Counselor and other designated staff as part of camp team.
Assists in supervising all aspects of the campers’ day including Morning Meeting, End-of-Day Meeting, all time slots, Field Trips, etc.
Assists counselor during dismissal time to assure that campers are kept together and safe while counselor meets with pickup people.
Assists in the responsibility of leadership and guidance of your campers paying attention to their personal safety, participation in all activities, mealtime behavior, and habits.
Follow the lead of the counselor and participate and assist with activities as assigned.
Serve as a good example in personal language, appearance, and health habits.
Support the counselor with the opportunities provided for discussion of individual or group problems or concerns.
Watches out for the health and safety of his/her campers, especially regarding: sunscreen applications wanted by parents, washing hands before every meal, proper eating habits, and drinking plenty of water.’s
Assists in managing the behavior of his/her campers, especially regarding physical, emotional, or verbal abuse of others. No bullying allowed.
Assists in supervising the group at meals.
Assist in maintaining constant supervision of your campers.
Assist in observing camper behavior to assess its appropriateness, and assist the counselor when they apply behavior-management techniques.
Help maintains the cleanliness of the activity area to which he/she is assigned.
Model, teach, and uphold the Sterling House Code of Conduct and protects the well being of all campers.
Assist in coordinating group or Camp Wide Activities.
Care for and maintain equipment, supplies and property of camp.
Encourage physical, emotional and social growth and positive character development in all campers.
Prepared to do anything else deemed necessary by the Camp Director.
Going into 10th, 11th or 12th grade
Able to put others’ needs before own. Can pay attention to task/focus
Flexible and able to accept supervisions and guidance
Good communication skills
Previous experience as a CIT or JC at Sterling House or other camp
Leadership ability and teamwork oriented
Possess a variety of skills and camping experience
A commitment to working with a diverse staff and camper population for the fulfillment of Sterling House’s goals