Looking for exceptional Summer Camp Counselors
Imagineerz Learning - Mountain View, CA

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Do you thrive in an inspirational, creative environment where you hear children shout "Yay!!! I did it!"?

At Camp Imagineerz, we help children discover the power and magic of a positive, i-can attitude and help them learn problem solving strategies through play. The three main activities at camp include:

  • Story Lab (creating and performing inspirational stories),
  • Creativity Studio (building and making with recycled materials)
  • Outdoor Fun (lots of play!!)

To learn more about Imagineerz:

  • Website (www.imagineerz-learning.com )
  • Newspaper Article (http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5804)
  • Yelp Reviews (http://www.yelp.com/biz/imagineerz-learning-mountain-view-6)
  • Pictures (www.facebook.com/imagineerz-learning )

Being a part of the Imagineerz team is an opportunity to make a difference in a child's life while having a blast! We are looking for candidates for senior as well as junior level positions. If you have an infectious positive attitude, a passion for any of the above activities and enjoy being silly and spontaneous, we want to hear from you!!

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with your room team to plan and co-instruct activities for the room
  • Lead your group of 7-8 campers each week
  • Communicate with parents to provide insight into their child's day/week
  • Perform other camp-related duties as needed such as daily set up/clean up at camp, monitoring supplies, facilitating the end of week celebration, providing feedback on activities, etc.

Ideal Candidate

  • Positive "i-can" attitude with an enthusiastic and fun outlook
  • Passion for working with children
  • Ability to be silly and spontaneous
  • High energy and solid engagement with campers all day, everyday
  • Loves interacting with parents
  • Responsible team player with an "i-care" mindset and strong work ethic

Education and Experience

  • Passion for "maker" activities, theatre, and/or outdoor games and sports
  • At least 6 months experience working with kids in a group setting
  • Previous experience in an all day summer camp

Time Requirements

  • Availability to work for the full schedule of the camp from 7.45am to 4.45pm everyday
  • Ability to work Extended Care 4.45 to 6.15 for 2-3 days per week
  • Two mandatory training days (on a weekend before the start of camp)
  • Two setup days (one day on the weekend before the first week of camp at each location)
  • 1 post-camp day (in August)

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume. The cover letter should answer the following prompts:

  • Being part of team that runs an amazing summer camp requires exceptional amounts of enthusiasm and energy all day every day. On a scale of 1-10, how would your past manager/supervisor rate your energy and attitude at the end of a hard-working day? Describe a situation where an employer complimented you on your enthusiasm.
  • Describe the opportunities you have had to work with children. What do you enjoy most about working with children?

About this company
Imagineerz is the brainchild of a creative, passionate group of educators and parents. Our goal is to help children become confident and...