• Summer Camp Counselor (Recreation Centers)

    Posted: 02/22/2021

    The City of High Point's Parks & Recreation Department seeks to Summer Camp Counselor (Recreation Centers)  position. Performs responsible clerical and technical work program setting supervising school-age participants; does related work as required. 

    Essential Tasks

    • Plans, organizes and coordinates daily activities to include field trips, sports, games, crafts, swimming, drama and special events;
    • Greets parents and children daily upon arrival and ensures authorized party gets children at departure time;
    • Prepares camp area for daily operation, placing tables, chairs, equipment and program materials; Transports campers on field trips in a 15 - passenger van;
    • Enforces center and camp polices and safety rules and regulations;
    • Inspects equipment daily, makes repairs or arranges for repairs;
    • Cleans work and program areas as needed during the day and upon conclusion of activity;
    • Prepares lists of materials and equipment needed for camp activity and makes requests for same;
    • Makes preparation for participants' lunches and snacks;
    • Maintains First Aid supplies,
    • Assists staff as needed;
    • Maintains daily attendance records for all registered program participants;
    • Ensures that all work is performed in accordance with OSHA and City Safety Standards and Policies.
    • Formal Education
      • Requires a High School Diploma or GED or equivalent.
    • On-the-job training approximately 4 weeks. 
    • Education or previous experience working with elementary school age students. 
    • Must be 18 years of years or older.
    • Must be able to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with other employees and the public.
    • Must be able to apply basic knowledge of phases of child development.
    • Must be able to drive 15-passenger van.
    • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License

    Salary: $10.25/hr. Without Benefits.

    Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV, the City of High Point’s new job application system. To apply, please type the following link into your web browser:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/highpointnc. The City of High Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer.