Works as part of a team at summer day camp program engaging elementary aged youth in positive recreational, educational and social activities. Camp activities may include a variety of indoor/outdoor recreational activities such as hiking, orienteering, fishing, biking, canoeing/rafting, dance, arts & crafts, or environmental education.
Monitor youth 4-12 years of age during a variety of summer day camp programs. Assist camp instructor in implementing a specific summer camp curriculum. Prepare educational and recreational supplies prior to activities. Assist with the maintenance and cleaning of sports and art supplies.
Performs other duties as assigned. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time.
Open to youth age 16 to 19 years of age who are currently enrolled in a formal high school education program, or its equivalent.
Possess (or be able to obtain) a CPR/First Aid certification.
Ability to interact with the public and co-workers in a friendly and professional manner. Must be able to work independently with limited supervision.
Preferred Knowledge, Experience, And Training
The superior candidate will have 1 year experience working with elementary age youth.
Licensing And Other Requirements
Must possess (or be able to obtain) a CPR/First Aid certification.
All applicants must be able to successfully pass City of Boise background check processes which include reference checks and criminal history checks.
Applicants must be able to pass, or have:
Drug Free Workplace: In accordance with the City of Boise Drug Free Workplace Regulation, this position is designated as safety sensitive and is subject to testing requirements including Post Offer Applicant Testing, Random Testing, Reasonable Suspicion, Post - Accident, etc. Applicants will be required to submit to screening for illegal drug use prior to hire. Appointment to this position is contingent upon a negative pre-employment drug test.
This position has responsibilities that require the person to work with minors or individuals with disabilities.
The physical effort characteristics and working environment described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is occasionally lifting/carrying up to 20 lbs. Also the employee is occasionally pushing/pulling up to 20 lbs. The noise level is occasionally moderate. Work includes sensory ability to talk, hear, touch and feel. Employees will sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. Position requires hand/finger dexterity.
The work environment will include inside conditions, outdoor weather conditions, in wet and humid conditions, with areas of dust, odors, mist, gases or other airborne matter. Work includes protected exposure to bodily fluids, and chemicals.