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Activity Specialist – Timbertop Camp

Activity Specialist – Timbertop Camp

28 Patey Circle
Rindge, nh 03461
United States

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Posted on December 29, 2023

Description

Do you want to be part of a team of professionals who use lightheartedness, structure, understanding, and a family-style environment to support uniquely wonderful students?

Hampshire Country School (HCS) is a one-of-a-kind school for twice-exceptional boys who need a place to discover possibilities despite characteristics and behaviors that have limited their success and access in traditional school settings. Our summer program, Timbertop Camp, is hiring four Activity Specialists for our 2024 season. Timbertop Camp is a laid-back, traditional summer camp experience for high-ability, neurodiverse campers on a scenic campus in the heart of New England.

Responsibilities

An aspiring Activity Specialist:

  • Has completed their first year of college
  • Has a strong desire to work with a small group of neurodiverse boys
  • Has some form of experience in organized camping
  • Is available the entire month of July
  • Has a wildly positive attitude and love for the transformative power of camp
  • Has a background inĀ  woodworking, camp craft, art, ceramics, archery, or hiking (industry or association certification a plus)
  • Can provide 12 hours of specialty programming to our campers and community weekly while working 30+ hours weekly
  • Can Lifeguard, camp, paddle, and play silly camp games
  • Can support our Timbertop Adventures programming operations by providing extra instruction in your specialty area

Qualifications

We are especially looking for applicants with:

  • Previous residential supervision experience
  • Pre-existing Lifeguard and WFR certs
  • Professional 2E experiences

Some amazing summer campy benefits:

  • WFR stipend/scholarship
  • A beautiful place to spend your summer
  • First crack at full-time jobs at HCS
  • Pro-Deals
  • Weekly time-off

Benefits

Paid time off, Pro Deals, Tuition reimbursement