Temporary, live-in positions from July 14-July 27, 2013 (High School Division), or July 28-August 3, 2013 (Intermediate Division), responsible for providing supervision and guidance to students who stay overnight in Ithaca College residence halls. Duties include ensuring the physical safety and overall well-being of participants; checking-in with students at each meal; running a daily recreation activity; assisting faculty and conductors as needed; performing as needed; possibly storing and administering prescription medication as per the guidelines of the Tompkins County Health Department; serving as a role model for students both personally and professionally; and keeping the Director advised of any conflicts, accidents and disciplinary problems in the residence hall.
Position/Job Responsibilities continued
Candidates should express genuine interest in working with a diverse group of children in a residence hall environment and have a basic understanding of human, social, and educational development. A background in music is required. Candidates with prior experience working with youth in a camp environment, a history of providing leadership to a variety of age groups, and the ability to foster the development of a community through a variety of methods preferred. All counselors are required to attend a health and safety meeting and be able to practice and adhere to the methods and guidelines as stated in the Ithaca College Safety and Medical Plan.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested individuals should apply online at www.icjobs.org and attach a cover letter and resume. Once you have completed this portion of the process and received a confirmation number, visit http://www.ithaca.edu/music/prepdivision/academy/application/ for additional application instructions. Questions about online application may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
Ithaca College - 17 months ago