Summer Group Leader/Camp Counselor
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Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Salary Range: $10.50 - $15/hr
We are a Christian, Evangelical Church with a large and growing Outreach to At-Risk Kids in central Colorado Springs. In addition to the church and it's ministries, we also operate 2 childcare centers with approx. 65 staff serving 325 children ages 6 weeks - 13 years. We are looking to hire applicants with a love for kids and a heart for ministry.
This is a church staff position, and the applicant needs to be willing to become an active member of Springs of Life Church for the Summer. For more information and our statement of faith, you can find us on the web at Springsoflife.org.
We are primarily looking for individuals with an active faith in Christ and a life pattern of involvement in church and ministry.
- $10.50 - 13.00/hr DOEE- Summer: Mid-May through Mid-August, Mon-Fri FT (hours TBD)
- Leading a School-Age summer camp group of 15 kids (Ages 5-13 years)
- Implementing daily schedule
- Running and/or Supervising daily activities
- Implementing center and state rules and regulations regarding school-age summer camp programs
- Ensuring a safe program environment for summer camp kids
- Meal service (Breakfast, Lunch and Afternoon Snack served at the center daily)
- General Clean-Up of Classroom throughout the day and at day's end
QUALIFICATIONS ( required ):
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Must have at least three (3) months of full-time or equivalent part-time (480hrs) satisfactory and verifiable experience with school-age children
- Must be 1st Aide & CPR qualified or willing to get qualified before summer camps begin
- Must be able to handle large amounts of physical activity (sports and walking excursions with kids)
- Must love kids
- Must love the idea of working with a non-profit ministry/outreach
- Good work ethic
- Must be reliable/dependable/punctual
- Must have a good work history
- Must be able to pass a background check
- Must have your own reliable vehicle
- Must have a clean driving record
- Competitive pay scale
- Opportunity for promotion within company (Church & Children's Centers)
- Holiday Closures: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day
- Discounted Childcare (FT employees receive up to 50% discount)