Everwood Day Camp company profile

Drama Counselor

Job Location:

125 Lakeview Street - Sharon, MA, United States

Job Description:

If you love working with children, are hard working, a team player and have a desire to constantly learn and grow, both personally and professionally, this is the place for you! Working as part of our organization, consistently ranked in the top 5 Camps in MA, you will positively impact the lives of children and adults and become part of our wonderful camp community. Our positions are a perfect fit for teachers, educators and students who aspire to be them one day! We also need Bus Counselors from many towns (see list below) from all over MA and RI, so even if you don't live near Sharon you can easily work here.

Our Drama Counselor will create and teach curriculum for children, aged from 6 to 15. You will be responsible for working on small projects to teach the fundamentals of drama while keeping it fun, diverse, educational and age-appropriate.
Working as Camp’s Drama Counselor, you will tailor plays, shows and/or musicals to fit them into an assigned length of time and also be age appropriate for boys and girls, aged from 4 to 15. The job includes the designing of a set and choosing of costumes and dialogue.
You will also be responsible for running 45 minute activity periods for groups of up to 15 children at a time, assisted by 1 or 2 counselors. The Drama Counselor position is perfectly suited to a student or teacher(or similar) who has some drama experience


A work day of 9:00am to 3:30pm, Mon-Fri (this includes a 30 minute break per day).

Dates of Camp are from June 25th to August 24th (9 weeks, preferred) or August 17th (8 weeks). Staff trainings in late May and throughout June are also required (on evenings and weekends).

Salary range is $2300+ for nine weeks, plus two visiting nights and all staff trainings.

There are also multiple opportunities to make extra money for the summer, in addition to your salary! Assisting with Arrival (8:30-9am) and Departure (3:30-4:00 pm) will make you up to $352! Being a Bus Counselor will make you up to $440 (and also save a ton of gas money)! Working our "Extended Day" before or after regular work hours (7-8:30am or 4-6pm) will make an extra $500 to $700!

*We are looking for bus counselors from all over MA and RI, including: Attleboro, Brookline, Canton, Chestnut Hill, Franklin, Mansfield, Medfield, Milton, Natick, Newton, Needham, Norfolk, North Easton, Providence, Randolph, Sharon, Somerville, Walpole, Wellesley, West Roxbury, Westwood.

**Housing is not provided. Staff must live locally.**

Job Requirements:


An enthusiastic, motivated individual.
The knowledge and ability to explain and organize either small theatrical productions and dance performances to children aged 4-12.
The ability to communicate, with patience and clarity, with children and co-workers.
19+ years of age.
Experience of theatrical productions and performing arts.


1.) Experience of working with children
2.) Experience of organizing theatrical productions that include music, singing, costumes and choreography.
3.) Performing Arts or Theatrical Education and Certification

Everwood Day Camp is an outdoor focused summer camp featuring many physically demanding activities on land and water. Staff members are regularly required to walk, hike and otherwise move in woods, fields, beaches, and lakes. In order to perform the job, each staff member of Everwood Day Camp must be physically able to travel around a large rural environment (fields, woods, beach, etc.) over uneven ground on a regular basis. Everwood Day Camp is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply:

We are currently preparing for the summer of 2018 and are accepting applications for many positions.

Candidates interested in employment with Everwood Day Camp are invited to complete our online staff application.

Contact Information:

Contact: Jen Kaplan
Head Counselor
Everwood Day Camp
125 Lakeview St
Sharon, MA, United States 02067
Phone: 781-694-5829
Fax: 781-636-2126
Email: jen@everwooddaycamp.com
Website: http://www.everwooddaycamp.com/


January 16, 2018

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