Weekend Camp Counselor

Salary is $175 per weekend (plus room and board)

Easter Seals Florida Camp Challenge provides children and adults with disabilities and special needs a weekend getaway filled with laughter, friendship and fun!  Our weekend camp counselors are a big part of making that happen.  We are currently seeking energetic, motivated and creative individuals to fill our weekend camp counselor positions for the 2019/2020 weekend camping season.  As a weekend 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.  Training will be provided. 

The weekend camp counselor positions are overnight residential positions where you stay at camp from Friday afternoon to Sunday afternoon. Currently we are seeking weekend camp counselors for December 13 through December 15, 2019, as well as for our week long winter camp from December 15 through December 20, 2019.

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 Certification
  • 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).