Job Opportunity: 2020 Summer Camp Teacher

CITY OF FAIRVIEW
JOB DESCRIPTION

2020 SUMMER CAMP TEACHER (PART-TIME)

GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOB

The chosen candidates will teach summer camp classes of up to 16 campers for either ages 5-7 or 8-12. (Each class has 2 co-teachers.) Our major focus in our day camps is to help students reconnect with nature in a positive way that enhances basic concepts of an age-appropriate earth science curriculum. Successful camp teachers have strong leadership skills, enjoy interacting with youth, and have a passion for the outdoors. A sense of adventure is a must. This position reports to the Program Director.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience teaching and working with children in formal or informal settings (school, nature center, summer camp, scouts, etc)
Interest in and basic knowledge of the natural world
Willingness to get dirty and work hard in all weather (including summer heat & humidity and/or rain)
Ability to be physically active for most of a 4 to 8-hour work period
Demonstrated commitment, reliability, punctuality, and responsible behavior at previous jobs
Current CPR, First Aid Certification preferred but not required

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Create a safe, memorable, educational camp experience for our campers
Learn lesson and activity plans; teach lessons and facilitate activities
Supervise & interact with campers during recreation and lunch times
Assure physical/emotional safety of all participants, behavior management
Camp Teachers lead/participate in all camp activities, including hiking, active outdoor play, earth science lessons, crafts, cooperative games, and more.
Contribute to facility maintenance and cleaning as needed at the end of each camp day.

ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Performs other related duties as required.

Salary: $12 – $14/HR – based on education and experience

TO APPLY: Send application to:
Fairview City Hall
7100 City Center Way
Fairview, TN 37062
(Application can be picked up at the Nature Center or downloaded)

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

Questions: E-mail NJackson@nullfairview-tn.org

ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Performs other related duties as required.

Salary: $12 – $14/HR – based on education and experience

TO APPLY: Send application to:
Fairview City Hall
7100 City Center Way
Fairview, TN 37062
(Application can be picked up at the Nature Center or downloaded)

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

Questions: E-mail NJackson@nullfairview-tn.org


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