Senior Counselor and Counselor Positions at Broad Meadow Brook Nature Day Camp

Location: Worcester, MA
Sanctuary: Broad Meadow Brook

Are you looking to combine your love for nature with your love of kids?  Then look no further than Broad Meadow Brook!

Broad Meadow Brook Nature Day Camp is seeking individuals who are passionate about nature, science and kids! Our camp days are filled with hands-on nature activities, games, crafts and exploring our 430 acre wildlife sanctuary in Worcester.

Join a staff community that works together to support learning and growth in a dynamic camp setting. Camp counselors supervise campers’ health and safety, promote positive youth development, teach nature-based activities and communicate with staff and supervisors. Staff will be responsible for planning, and preparing daily lessons that include age-appropriate nature lessons games and crafts.

Qualifications

  • Applicants should be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have experience working with children 4.5 – 16 years old, and a sense of fun.
  • Environmental Education experience and/or past camp experience are very helpful.
  • Applicants studying environmental studies, biology, education or related field are preferred.
  • Must have the ability to lead groups over rough terrain and be able to work both cooperatively and independently.
  • Demonstrated ability to promote and respect diversity of ethnic, cultural, linguistic backgrounds and, physical and mental disabilities.
  • Applicants must have CPR/First aid certification or willing to obtain (training will be available).
  • CORI, SORI checks required.

Compensation and Benefits

$14 / $17.50 depending on position and experience

Additional Comments

Schedule:

Training: May 31 – June 11, 2021

Camp runs: June 14 – Aug 23, 2021

Monday – Friday either 7:30 am – 4:30 pm or 9 am – 6 pm

How to Apply

Please send cover letter, resume and 3 references to:

Lisa Carlin, Day Camp Director
Job# 3392

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