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Activities Counselor

Posted 2014-02-04
At a Glance –

Camp Cody
9 Cody Road
Freedom, New Hampshire

Job Type:
Job,Internship (Full-Time)

Job Location:
Freedom, NH

Job Description

The Activities Counselor will plan, direct, and implement activities in his or her area of expertise and coordinate the activities into the entire camp program.


Teach and stimulate the interest of staff and campers in the area of expertise.
Create lesson plans based on increasing camper competence and skill level in activity area.
Implement innovative and fun lesson plans and teaching techniques.
Conduct a regular check of equipment for safety, cleanliness, and good repair.
Set up activity area during staff week.
Submit orders for supplies and equipment during staff week or when needed ensuring the timely arrival of materials.
Conduct an initial and end of the season inventory and store all equipment properly.
Evaluate current season and make recommendations for equipment or program changes for the next season.
Work as a member of a team of counselors who provide guidance and support to all campers and staff.
Plan and prepare for inter-camp sporting events and activities, when applicable.
Assist with all-camp events, evening programs, trips.
Complete tasks as assigned by supervisors.

Hours: Full-Time
Type: Job,Internship


Gui Alves

Company Description

Codys staff join us mostly from colleges and universities within the USA. Having a good match between staff and camp is very important. We look for staff who have strong skills in a teaching area, plus a GENUINE interest in working with children. We hire staff who come to camp to give of themselves to campers. Our staff also have the necessary levels of maturity, common sense, dependability, trust, and selflessness required in working with children. We have high expectations and requirements for behavior. All program staff are activity instructors or assistants. Non-program staff work in office, dining, maintenance, and medical areas.

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