Therapeutic Recreation/Inclusion Coaches


Dorbrook

Head Counselor for Special Needs Camps  

Responsible for direct supervision of camp counselors and campers. Head Counselor will develop and implement behavior management plans, devise and lead daily camp activities, and other duties as assigned.  Applicant must have at least one year experience working with individuals with special needs in a camp or classroom setting.

Hours: 40 hours per week, June to mid-August

Pay: Depending on qualifications

Location: Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck

Contact: Justin Dunn at 732-460-1167, ext. 22 or Justin.Dunn@monmouthcountyparks.com 

Requirement: Must be 19 years or older

 

Camp Counselor for Special Needs Camps   

Responsible for planning and leading a variety of daily activities with assigned group such as games, water activities, arts and crafts, sports, excursions, and special events.  Applicant must be comfortable working with a variety of age groups including adults with special needs.  Experience working with individuals with special needs preferred.

Hours: 40 hours/week, June to mid-August

Pay: $12 per hour

Location: Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck  

Contact: Justin Dunn or 732-460-1167, ext. 22 or Justin.Dunn@monmouthcountyparks.com

Requirement: Must be 19 years or older


Inclusion Coach - Summer Camps/Swim Lessons   

Provide support to individuals with special needs so they may participate with their non-disabled peers in a variety of camp settings. Support would be in the form of a personal aide, behavior management and/or activity adaptations and modifications. The Inclusion Coach may also fill in as a counselor in special needs camps as needed. Applicant must have experience working with children with special needs. Applicant must be able to self-transport as locations may vary week to week.

Hours: 40 hours per week, June through August

Pay: Depending on qualifications

Location: Varies (based out of Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck)

Contact: Justin Dunn or 732-460-1167, ext. 22 or Justin.Dunn@monmouthcountyparks.com

Requirement: Must be 19 years or older    


Art/Craft Director   

Responsible to develop, prepare and implement age and ability appropriate creative arts & crafts for summer campers based on weekly themes including outside mural, and instruct campers and counselors on art techniques as needed. Applicant will provide a curriculum for the summer including plans and process of activities to Camp Director prior to camp.

Hours: 40 hours per week, June to mid-August

Pay: Depending on qualifications

Location: Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck

Contact: Anne Simon at 732-460-1167, ext. 24 or Anne.Simon@monmouthcountyparks.com 

Requirement: Must be 21 years or older. Applicant must be comfortable working with a variety of ages and ability levels. Must have a minimum of one year experience with leading art/crafts with individuals with special needs in a camp or classroom setting.   

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