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Everwood Day Camp company profile

Paddleboard Instructor

Job Location

125 Lakeview Street - sharon, MA, United States

Job Description

Our Paddleboarding Instructor will create and teach curriculum for children, aged from 8 to 15, on beautiful 350-acre Lake Massapoag. You will be responsible for teaching the fundamentals of paddleboards/SUPs while keeping it fun, diverse, educational and age-appropriate. You will be responsible for running activity periods for groups of around 6-8 children at a time, assisted by 1 or 2 of their counselors. The Boating Instructor position is perfectly suited to a student or teacher (or similar) who has some paddleboarding/SUP experience. We will provide free Red Cross lifeguard certification for the right Paddleboarding Instructor candidate (worth $500 and transferable to other jobs) in addition to paddleboard instruction training. The upkeep and basic maintenance of the lakefront beach area, boats and docks is also part of the job. You may also be required to assist with other waterfront activities, including lifeguarding. You will be supported by a Waterfront Director, who will provide guidance and feedback throughout the summer.

Job Requirements

• An enthusiastic, motivated, warm, friendly, caring individual.
• The ability to communicate, through patience and clarity, with children and co-workers.
• The knowledge and ability to explain and demonstrate boating fundamentals and techniques through drills and games (training to be provided).
• Strong swimmer.
• Free Red Cross Lifeguard Certification course (up to $500 value) is provided but passing the test is a job requirement.
• Experience of working with children.
• Experience of teaching paddle-boarding.
• 9:00am to 3:30pm (this includes a 30-minute break per day).
• June 28th to Aug 27rd (9 wks, preferred) or Aug 20th (8 wks) and hours are guaranteed.
• Mon to Fri each week except for July 5th when we are closed.
• Wage is $13.50 an hour
• Extra income can be made (up to $1000) working as a Bus Counselor.
• Sharon, MA but with free bus transportation from all over MA and RI!
• Housing is NOT included.
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. 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. Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply

We are currently preparing for the summer of 2021 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 Ian Smith
Program Director
Everwood Day Camp
125 Lakeview Street
Sharon, MA, United States 02067
Phone 7816945829


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