Camp Counselor, Sea Stars Marine Camp, Northport, NY
This seasonal position will assist with a marine science summer camp for children ages 6-14. The camp counselor will participate as a marine educator and supervisor for campers and will help the Assistant Camp Director to supervise a designated group of 8-10 campers and aid in the implementation of daily activities, including leading children through activities indoors and outdoors during expeditions to Fuchs Pond Preserve, be responsible for creating and teaching 1 lesson and craft each week, seining and water activities at Asharoken Beach, arts and crafts, and games. The counselor will prepare and breakdown daily crafts activities. Camp Counselor will lead smaller groups through the above activities and will delegate necessary tasks to CIT's. Counselors will be responsible for preparation before programs and clean-up after programs, including cleaning and care of the facility and marine and freshwater tanks.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
Salary: $14-$15 per hour - for full summer
Benefits: No Benefits
Date Position Available: June 1, 2021 – August 31, 2021
HOW TO APPLY:
Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.
Applicants need to:
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Questions, please contact:
Marine Outreach Educator
Sea Stars Marine Camp Director
Cornell Cooperative Extension Marine Program
P.O. Box 554, Huntington, NY 11743
Tel. (631) 239-1800 ext. 3
No relocation or VISA Sponsorship available.
The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions. If you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-6120 or via email at email@example.com.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and New York State residents. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Last updated February 9, 2021