Camps Kenwood & Evergreen company profile

Ropes & Rock Climbing Assistant/Facilitator at a Summer Camp in NH

Job Location:

Sunapee Region - Wilmot, NH, United States

Job Description:

- Working as an Adventure Program Assistant, you will work with boys and girls, aged from 7 to 15 (from Monday to Friday), in the following :

Low ropes (teambuilding) games.
High ropes facilitation.
Rock Climbing.
Trip planning and preparation.

- On evenings and weekends you will assist with Camp's evening activities and special events.
- Accommodations will be in cabins.
- 5 days off and most of your nights will be free (3 hours approx).
- Dates of employment are June 17th to August 19th (9 weeks).
- 2 weeks of staff training and 7 weeks working with children.
- Room, board, laundry and internet access is included.
- Salary is based on experience.

ABOUT CAMPS KENWOOD & EVERGREEN

Just two hours from Boston, the Camp is a summer home to a vibrant and welcoming community of over 300 children and 180 staff from all over the world. Here you will act as the following for 7 weeks: parent, coach, mentor, role model, and friend.

An opportunity at Kenwood and Evergreen far outreaches the usual outcomes that you would associate with a job at a summer camp. You will have the opportunity to gain a formal certification in the following areas: Leadership, Communication, Collaboration, Teamwork, Critical Thinking, Creativity & Work Ethic and Responsibility. All of this will allow for you to move into the job market able to demonstrate the skills that employers are desperately searching for.

Job Requirements:

Essential:

Belaying Experince
An enthusiastic, motivated individual.
The knowledge and ability to explain and demonstrate low and high ropes fundamentals and techniques.
The ability to communicate, with patience and clarity, with children and co-workers.
19+ years of age.

Preferred:

1.) Experience of working with children
2.) Experience of facilitating team building initiatives
3.) Ropes/Rock climbing certification*

* FULL TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED (Specific to our high ropes course, low ropes elements and rock climbing wall, and including belaying, safety procedures, rescues and facilitating).

How To Apply:

Visit the staff section of our website, www.kenwood-evergreen.com, and fill out an online job application. If you have any questions please email david@kenwood-evergreen.com or call us at 781-793-0091.

How To Apply:

Please click on the below link and complete the online application. https://kenwoodevergreen.campintouch.com/v1/staff/application/app0.aspx

You can also email david@kenwood-evergreen.com or call 781 793 0091.

Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Information:

Contact: David Walsh
Program Director
Camps Kenwood & Evergreen
239 Moose Hill Street
Sharon, MA, United States 02067
Phone: 781-793-0091
Fax: 781-793-0606
Email: staff@kenwood-evergreen.com
Website: www.kenwood-evergreen.com

Posted:

December 12, 2017

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