Camp Counselor - Nature


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Coastal Camp Counselor at Bayshore Waterfront Park, Middletown & Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, Long Branch   

Counselor will spend time outdoors with children to supervise and teach waterfront/survival activities that maintain a high level of safety. You should be ready to participate in traditional camp activities that include swimming, kayaking, paddling, hiking, seining, crabbing, traveling and off-site field trips, games, live animal handling (including shellfish), picnics, arts and crafts and more. You will share in the responsibility for the group and ensure that health, happiness and safety are top priorities at all times. Candidate should be creative, reliable, flexible, patient and enthusiastic, with strong oral and written communication skills. Experience working in an informal or formal education setting or coursework in science education is preferred, but not necessary.

Hours: 35 hours per week when camps run, may include evenings

Dates: Early June to late August approximately

Pay: $12 per hour

Location: Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth, and Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, Long Branch 

Contact: Joe Reynolds at 732-264-7277, ext. 1 or jreynold@monmouthcountyparks.com

Requirements: Must be 19 years or older

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