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Job Number: 4138
Date Posted: April 10, 2018
Application Deadline: May 25, 2018
Job Title: Summer Camp General Counselor
Company Name: Common Ground
Address: 14240 Baird Road
City: Oberlin
State: OH
Zip: 44074
Telephone: 440-965-5551
E-mail: jlibertowski@commongroundcenter.org
Web-Site: http://commongroundcenter.org
Contact Person: Lydia Lee
Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
Days & Hours: Monday - Friday 8:15 am - 4 or 4:30 pm
Type of Work Environment: Business/Office/Computer
Early Childhood Education
Public Safety
Other
Responsibilities /
Skills Needed:
Responsibilities:
Lead, supervise, and direct an assigned group of 10
– 15 campers through environmentally-based,
non-competitive teambuilding and recreational
activities for a diverse camper population.

Create, submit, implement, and review lesson plans
including rainy day activities as required by the
Supervision Team.
Assist and Co-Facilitate programs with areas that
are directed by Camp Specialists.
Lead campers in your assigned group from one
Specialty Area/Activity to the next ensuring a safe
and timely transition.
Maintain high standards of health, security, and
good judgement in all activities for campers,
families, and staff.

Provide the daily care of each camper in your
assigned group including personal health needs
medications and assist with personal/health
concerns. Immediately notifying the Supervision
Team
of any situations you are unable to handle.
Know where each camper in your assigned group is,
what s/he is doing, and ensure they’re supervised
at
all times.
Be alert and adhere to proper utilization, care, and
maintenance of equipment and facilities. Report
repairs needed promptly to Supervision Team.
Represent Common Ground and be a role model to
campers, families, and staff in your attitude and
behavior.

Follow and uphold all safety and security rules,
policies, and procedures.
Set a good example to campers and others in
regard
to general camp procedures and practices including
sanitation, schedule, and respect.
Provide parents/caregivers appropriate feedback
and
information as needed for their campers to have a
successful camp experience.
Follow safety and security protocols when campers
are in public while presenting a positive image of
the camp.
Requirements/Qualifications:
Must be 18 years of age and demonstrate personal
leadership and maturity.
Must have a desire and ability to be a role model
and lead children in activities.
Must have current First Aid/CPR Certification
Provided by Common Ground if needed.
Must complete a criminal background check in
compliance with state law in a timely manner.
Must have a willingness to work outdoors in all
types of weather and be able to endure prolonged
standing, some bending, stooping, walking long
distances, and hiking.
Must possess a keen attention to detail and the
ability to remain calm and collected while facing
stressful situations.
Ability to work with a diverse population
contributing to a positive and supportive team
culture.

Position Requires: Background Check
Apply for this position: Apply Online
Additional Information:
https://commongroundcenter.org/about-us/careers/summer-camp-general-
counselor/

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