DOING THE MOST GOOD
Do you want to use your skills and talents to make a lasting difference in the world? The Salvation Army is the fourth largest charity in the United States and is an international organization based on Biblical principles created to help people in need. We are mission-driven, diverse, collaborative, and focused on positive results for people. Join us in making a difference.
POSITION TITLE: Summer Day Camp Counselor
LOCATION/DEPT: St. Charles/Tri-City Corps
REPORTS TO (TITLE): Youth Development Coordinator/Summer Day Camp Director
FLSA CATEGORY: Non-Exempt
STATUS TYPE: Temprary Full-Time
Coordinate a full range of programs for Day Camp participants, Grades K-6, that meet the physical, spiritual and social needs in the Tri-City area. Must be willing to support all goals of The Salvation Army Tri-City Corps and its mission statement. Must feel comfortable in sharing the Christian faith and in leading and participating in Christian education and evangelistic outreach programs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under general supervision of the Youth Development Coordinator/Summer Day Camp Director with some freedom to plan, schedule, and carry out responsibilities within established policies and guidelines.
This position supervises Junior Assistants and program volunteers.
Works with Day Camp participants and their families, outside groups, community residents, Corps families, staff, community service workers and volunteers. In these contacts related to this position’s duties, this individual acts as a representative of The Salvation Army and its mission.
This individual will be evaluated on how effectively the outcomes of this position are achieved, as well as the timeliness, accuracy and completeness of accomplishing assigned goals.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT