Work for Steamboat Resort

Kids' Adventure Camp (KAC) Counselor

Steamboat Resort

Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to carry cumbersome, awkward play equipment up to 30 lbs.
  • Ability to run, swim, cycle, hike, participate in activities such as tennis, golf, kayaking.
  • Ability to lift children up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to clearly communicate verbally and in writing in English.

Minimum skills, experience, education and ability required for this job:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • 500 hours formal documented experience working with children ages 3 - 12 required, with previous camp experience preferred. Must provide letters of proof if hired.
  • Valid CPR/First-aid certification required
  • Valid Red Cross Lifeguard Certification required
  • Must be willing to obtain CDL license, which will result in random drug testing
  • 3 letters of recommendation required
  • Early elementary, recreation, physical education college education preferred
  • Experience teaching outdoor or environmental education preferred
  • Ability to adhere to all safety policies and program procedures
  • Must be available for the entire season: June 8, through August 22, 2016.

Requirements:

Detailed job description, including responsibilities, work performed, tools or equipment used, etc.:

  • Responsible for guiding a group of children through daily camp activities including sports, arts, teaching outdoor education and team building.
  • Responsible for leading activities in all weather, including inclement.
  • Responsible for creating programming as needed to keep children active and engaged.
  • Care of children range in age from 3 years to 12 years.
  • Responsible for all discipline and safety of children throughout the various activities.
  • Must be a high energy, fun loving, active individual.
  • Must demonstrate an interest in and knowledge of children & concern for their proper care and well being

Miscellaneous information:

  • This position is an hourly paid position and is subject to overtime pay.
  • Employment for this job is contingent upon the successful completion of a fingerprinting and background check.

Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation is an equal opportunity employer

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Industry:

Snow

Category:

Hospitality

Position Type:

Seasonal

Remote ok?

No

Added:

7 months ago

Steamboat Resort

www.steamboat.com

Steamboat Resort is a premier snow sports, biking and outdoors destination offering a family-friendly environment in the Colorado Rockies.