Everwood Day Camp company profile

Film/Video Teacher/Videographer at a Summer Camp

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 Film/Video 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 film and video while keeping it fun, diverse, educational and age-appropriate. As the Film and Video, you will also document Camp life throughout the summer i.e. special events, sports, candid moments, theatrical productions, musical events. Spend the summer in the fresh air, in the woods working as the Film/Video Counselor at Everwood Day Camp.



DATES, HOURS AND PAY

- 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:

Essential:

The knowledge and ability to explain and demonstrate filming fundamentals and techniques.
19+ years of age.
Legal permanent U.S. resident.
To be considered for this position you MUST have a DVD sampler or online portfolio.


Preferred:

1.) Experience working with children
2.) Experience teaching film production

The ideal candidate would be a film student or school teacher with a free summer and production experience who can teach elementary production to boys and girls, ages 8-15 i.e. shooting with digital video cameras and editing the footage. Candidates owning any equipment like 3CCD cameras i.e a DVX100 or XL2 and Final Cut Pro are preferred but not required.

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/

Posted:

June 3, 2018

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