The Painted Turtle Camp Counselor

Interest: 
Community Service

Cabin Counselors perform a key role based on trust, empathy, and mutual respect for children and staff alike. Cabin Counselors are responsible for supporting and encouraging each child to participate fully in all aspects of camp, allowing campers to gain maximum benefit from their experience. During the 7-day session, Cabin Counselors live in cabins with 8-10 campers and 4-5 adult counselors. Cabin Counselors work together as a team to ensure the safety and welfare of the children under their care and, above all, to make the experience fun! Requirements: Minimum 19 years of age Physical and mental capability of caring for campers Knowledge of camp or camping experience (helpful) CPR certification strongly recommended Confidence in attending to the daily needs of the children Ability to maintain a positive cabin environment Skills in encouraging group cohesion and building self-esteem Ability to work with volunteers, collaboratively and effectively Enthusiasm and flexibility

Compensation: 
paid
Time Frame: 
Summer
Website: 
www.thepaintedturtle.com
Name: 
Kristin
Friedersdorf
Phone: 
310-451-1353
Address: 
1300 4th street, suite 300
Santa Monica
90401