Summer Camp Counselor

Salary is $325.00 per week, plus room and board

Easter Seals Florida Camp Challenge provides children and adults with disabilities and special needs a summer getaway filled with laughter, friendship and fun!  Our summer camp counselors are a big part of making that happen.  We are currently seeking energetic, motivated and creative individuals to fill our summer camp counselor positions for the 2020 summer camp season.  As a summer camp counselor, you assist campers in recreational activities such as sports, nature, the challenge course, arts and crafts, swimming, talent night, and making s'mores at campfires.  Additionally, you assist with the personal care needs of some of our campers, such as assisting with meals, bathing, dressing, toileting, sensory needs, and helping manage difficult behaviors.  A full week of training will be provided.  The summer camp counselor positions are overnight residential positions where you stay at camp for approximately seven weeks (from June 7, 2020 to July 26, 2020).

What We Value:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or one to three months related experience and/or training, and great communication skills
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Compassion, energy, and creativity skills
  • Ability to assist in the physical care of our campers including lifting and transferring
  • CPR and First Aid are preferred, but training will be provided
  • Ability to work as a member of a team
  • Being ready and able to work one of the hardest, yet one of the most rewarding, jobs in your life
Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP).