Rec Department Help Wanted

 

HELP WANTED SUMMER 2017
 
Playgrounds Camp Counselors have a very unique, very important role for the camp site as well as the community. At this time it is important to care for the children, keep them safe and engaged! Have fun but keep in mind parents are trusting you with the care of their children! Our goal as a facility is to keep our employees, parents and all children happy and coming back for more every year! Please take a look of what your expectations are as a camp counselor.
 
If interested email asouthwick@northkingstown.org
 
 

 

 

 

 

Playgrounds Summer Camp Supervisor

 

Seasonal Position that follows some guidelines for leading and directing Summer Staff but independent initiative and resolutions are also required on occasion. Duties include leading or assisting the Camp Councilors in their duties operating the various playground locations for children with a variety of age groups and interests. Apply basic youth development principles for working with campers through communication, respect for diversity and empowerment of youth. Prepare for and actively participate in pre-camp training and meetings with staff. Coordinate, organize and enforce camp activities on site and special events and field trips off sight to insure that each participant enjoys a successful experience. Assist Bus Supervisor, Recreation Director, Camp Leaders and Teaching Staff with the planning and organization for field trips daily. Meet/communicate regularly with Director and Assistant regarding concerns, updates and challenges. Attend each camp site daily. Also, check in at bus stops to make sure they are safe and on time. Prompt communication with parents and staff about questions and concerns. Also, observe camp behavior to see that it is appropriate and safe for the playground and enforce safety regulations and emergency procedures. Apply appropriate behavior-management techniques and group problem solving. Encourage respect for personal property, playground equipment and facilities along with cleanliness, punctuality, clean-up rules and sportsmanship. Hire and supervise staff for the Wickford Art Festival. Must be available for work the second weekend of July. Must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to assist and support related positions in other departments as directed. May be required to perform various clerical tasks such as camp rosters and organization of camp material daily. Check in at each field trip and may need to attend some field trips.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

 Pay Rate is Negotiable Depending on Experience

Submit application to:  Recreation Department, 100 Fairway Drive, North Kingstown, Rhode Island 02852 or email asouthwick@northkingstown.org

Questions? Please contact 268-1540

 

Teen Extreme Camp Director

 

This position is seasonal. Must be available to work varied hours from July 10, 2017- July 14, July 24-28, August 7-11. Some hours may be required before or in between weeks. Must have dependable means of transportation. Duties include but are not limited to: Assisting the direction, supervision, and organization of campers and camp counselors. Apply basic youth development principles in working with campers through communication, respect for diversity and empowerment of youth. Coordinate, organize and enforce camp activities abide by park rules when off site. Assist bus driver and ensure safety and enrollment on the busses to and from the trips. Assist secretary with camp rosters and organization of camp material daily. Be aware of safety guidelines and ensure the reinforcement of these guidelines by making sure children are properly supervised at all times by camp counselors.

 Teen Extreme Camp Leaders (2)

 

 This position is seasonal. Must be available to work varied hours from July 10, 2017- July 14, July 24-28, August 7-11. Some hours may be required before or in between weeks. Duties include but are not limited to: Assisting the camp director in supervision, and organization of campers and camp counselors. Apply basic youth development principles in working with campers through communication, respect for diversity and empowerment of youth. Coordinate, organize and enforce camp activities abide by park rules when off site. Assist bus driver and ensure safety and enrollment on the busses to and from the trips. Be aware of safety guidelines and ensure the reinforcement of these guidelines by making sure children are properly supervised at all times by camp counselors.

 

 

Grounds Keeper

Golf Course

 

 

Position to handle a variety of materials to up keep the North Kingstown Golf Course. This is a seasonal position and the hours are 5:30am-1:30pm. Attention to detail is essential. In some instances will be asked to operate light machinery.

 

Pay Rate: $11.00-$13.00 per hour

 

Submit application found on http://northkingstown.org/rec-department-help-wanted  to:  Recreation Department, 100 Fairway Drive, North Kingstown        Questions? Please contact: 294-4033