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Youth Camp Staff

A summer to live, learn and play….a summer to make a difference.
Are you looking for an experience that will change your life?
Do you enjoy the outdoors?
Can you serve as a role model to an impressionable child?
We have the summer job for you! LIU Post Youth Camps
Our camp seeks to hire individuals who would like to join us in making a difference in the lives of children. All staff must be able to commit to working the entire summer season from June 30 – August 16, 2013 (7 weeks of camp and 5 Day of Staff Training.)

Applicants should be flexible, friendly, and comfortable spending their days outdoors. As a member of our staff, you will be part of a team of people who create a positive environment for everyone that lives in our community. We require maturity, a good sense of judgment, and the ability to communicate with children and staff.
LIU Post Youth Camp is located on the lovely Long Island University, LIU Post Campus. The program uses all aspects of the site including the swimming pool, computer labs, grassy fields, air-conditioned classrooms and the Winnick Student Center.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
General Counselors - Supervise a group of campers, helping campers adjust to camp life and grow as individuals. At least 18 years of age. Counselors must have the ability to responsibly take on a role model position. PIONEER COUNSELORS must be 21 years old with a clear drivers license

Programs Directors- Training and experience in a specific program area:  Art, Computers, Dance, Drama, Music, Nature, Recreation, Sports. Program Directors have the ability to work with children of all ages. They should have the ability to create lesson plans and order supplies. At least 21 years of age. They should be a professional in their field. Program Directors should have the ability to responsibly take on a role model position. The knowledge and ability to plan direct and supervise a camp program and maintain standards that lead to a quality program.

The Performing Arts Academy seeks to hire individuals who would like to join us in making a difference in the lives of children. All staff must be able to commit to working the entire summer season from July 28 – August 15, (3 weeks of camp and training)

POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
General Counselors - Supervise a group of campers, helping campers adjust to camp life and grow as individuals. At least 18 years of age. Counselors must have the ability to responsibly take on a role model position. Must play an instrument and have an instrument in music education.

Programs Directors- Training and experience in a specific program area: Recreation, Fine Art, Drum Circles, Dance, Instrumental Jazz Band, Musical Theatre, Brass and Woodwind Ensembles, Music Theory, Vocal Jazz or GLEE Club. They should have the ability to work with children of all ages. Programs Directors should be a professional in their field. Ability to responsibly take on a role model position. The knowledge and ability to plan, direct and supervise a camp program and maintain standards that lead to a quality program.

Instrumental and Vocal Instructor– A master at their craft and ability to teach children. We are looking for instructors in Flute, Oboe, Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba/Euphonium, and Bassoon. Percussion, Piano, Guitar and Voice. Minimum age 21 years.

Accompanist:Professional pianist with the knowledge and expertise to accompany a large chorus or small vocal jazz group. Minimum age 21 years.

STAFF APPLICATION PDF

STAFF REFERENCE FORM PDF   (All Applicants must have 3 references before interviewing)