• Summer Camp Counselor 18+

    Posted: 06/09/2021

    Job details

    $16 an hour
    Job Type
    Number of hires for this role


      • High school or equivalent (Required)

      • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)


    Full Job Description

    JOIN OUR TEAM - The Summer Camp Counselor will help to create lifelong camp memories for Summer Campers at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center in Newport, Rhode Island. Counselors will work with elementary school youth. Summer Camp runs from June 28th- August 20th and the ideal candidate should be available all 8 weeks of camp. This is a seasonal position.

    Program Description: The MLK Community Center is running an 8-week summer learning camp focused on summer learning loss prevention. The program involves rising first to fifth graders who will be engaged through experiential learning throughout the summer.

    Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Must be 18+. Experience working with children a plus; experience working in a camp setting is a plus as well. Most be willing to undergo a BCI check.

    Compensation: $16 hourly.

    Apply: Please send a resume to Tanya Gonzalez, Director of Education, at tgonzalez[at]MLKCCenter.org

    The MLK Community Center is an equal opportunity employer.

    Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

    Pay: $16.00 per hour


    • Day shift
    • Monday to Friday
    • On call

    COVID-19 considerations:
    All employees, students, and volunteers are required to abide by all COVID-19 precautions, as determined by the RIDOH/Department of Education.

    Ability to Commute/Relocate:

    • Newport, RI 02840 (Required)

    Application Question(s):

    • Are you over the age of 18?


    • High school or equivalent (Required)


    • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)

    Work Location:

    • One location

    Hours per week:

    • 10-19

    Employment Length:

    • 1 - 3 months

    This Job Is:

    • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
    • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
    • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
    • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
    • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply

    Company's website:

    • https://www.mlkccenter.org/

    Company's Facebook page:

    • https://www.facebook.com/NewportMLK

    Work Remotely:

    • No

    COVID-19 Precaution(s):

    • Temperature screenings
    • Social distancing guidelines in place
    • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
    Interested parties may apply here

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