Summer Playground Instructor
Demonstrated experience working with children.
Ability to teach and lead various recreational activities
Excellent character, integrity and adaptability.
Ability to communicate and work with a variety of age and skill levels.
The desire and ability to work in a cooperative, team-oriented atmosphere.
Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience and self-control.
Pass a PA State background check and Child Abuse Clearance.
Completed one year of college, at least 18 years of age, or successful employment in child care.
Available for shifts between 7am-5:30pm, Monday – Friday from June 3 - August 9.
American Red Cross CPR certification.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Take primary responsibility for the health, well-being and happiness of participants.
Learn the likes and dislikes of each camper.
Recognize and respond to opportunities for group problem solving.
Provide opportunities for the group so that each individual experiences success while at camp.
Encourage respect for personal property, camp equipment and facilities.
Set a good example for campers in all areas, including cleanliness, punctuality, clean-up chores, rules, and sportsmanship.
Guide campers in participating successfully in all aspects of camp activities.
Supervise, assist instructors and actively participate in all aspects of the campers’ day.
Meet/communicate regularly with Director regarding concerns, updates, and challenges.
Submit all required paperwork on time.
Hourly Rate: $8.50
Application should be submitted by mail or email to:
Tyler Fairchild, SCPRA Director
677 Orrstown Road, Shippensburg, PA 17257