Everwood Day Camp company profile

Upper Camp Music Teacher at a Summer Camp

Job Location

125 Lakeview Street - Sharon, MA, United States

Job Description

Working as Camp’s Music Counselor you will work with boys and girls, ages 9 to 15, to teach appreciation of music for beginners, the basic use of musical instruments, and the collaboration of groups in musical performances. You will organize "concerts" where campers and counselors combine to perform and demonstrate the skills they have learned in front of the whole Camp. You may also be required to assist with other activities.

DATES, HOURS AND PAY

9:00am to 3:30pm (this includes a 30 minute break per day)
June 29th to Aug 28th (9 wks, preferred) or Aug 21st (8 wks) and hours are guaranteed.
Mon to Fri each week except for July 3rd when we are closed.
Salary range is $2300 and up for 9 weeks of work.
Extra income can be made (up to $700), working as a Bus Counselor or Extended Day staff.
Free BBQ lunch every Friday and free daily snacks.

LOCATION

Sharon, MA but with free bus transportation from all over MA and RI!
Housing is NOT included.

Job Requirements

Essential:
Essential:

19+ years of age.
The knowledge and ability to explain and demonstrate a wide variety of music activities.
The knowledge and ability to teach, explain directions and organize children aged 4-15 to play musical instruments (guitar, drums, keyboard, etc.), sing, collaborate in small groups, and develop an appreciation for music.An enthusiastic, motivated, warm, friendly, caring individual.
Experience of musical performances.The ability to communicate, through patience and clarity, with children and co-workers.
Ability to address stressful situations appropriately in a fast paced, interactive environment
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.


Preferred:

1.) Experience of working with children
2.) Experience of teaching music and organizing musical performances.
3.) Musical or Performing Arts Certification

How To Apply

We are currently preparing for the summer of 2020 and are accepting applications for many positions.

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

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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

January 22, 2020

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