CAMP EDMO PRO Carpentry Instructor (5th-8th)

Edventure More San Jose, CA

Job Description As an instructor, you should be prepared for a summer filled with personal and professional growth, classroom management practice, and a whole lot of FUN!

Responsibilities:

Spring: Curriculum Training – TBA

Summer: Full Time (6-7 weeks June-August)

• Approach education with passion and excitement

• Set-up, organize and manage your classroom

• Lead four rotations of enrichment curriculum daily (themes vary by position and week)

• Manage Counselors and LITs while in the classroom

• Refine curriculum and add personal contributions

• Build positive role model relationships with campers

• Work closely with the Camp Director and other staff members to create fun camp games, songs, skits, and activities (and participate in them!)

• Assist in daily camper check-in and check-out

• Interact with parents in a professional and energetic manner

• Help cultivate confidence and self-esteem, as well as a natural love for learning

• Instill the EDMO Vibe of kindness, respect, honesty and FUN in all campers

Qualifications • Degree in a related field and/or relevant experience

• Classroom teaching experience preferred but not required

• Experience (and a love for!) working with kids

• High sense of responsibility and dependability

• Previous camp experience preferred but not required

• Experience talking and interacting with parents

• Contagious enthusiasm and charisma

• Strong team player

• Creativity, flexibility, and excellent multi-tasking skills

• Experience facilitating groups of children and/or working youth programs with proven classroom management is preferred

• A youth programs rock star!

• A large supply of costumes and/or a plethora of skits and songs in your back pocket is a PLUS!

Position Note:

Do not be discouraged if you only have experience/expertise in one subject area. You are still eligible for the position

Additional Information Salary:

$500-$700 per week DOE

Hours:

7:45AM-4:15PM: Monday-Friday

Additional overtime hours are also available until 6:00PM.

Dates:

- This is a Full-Time Summer Position running 6-7 weeks during June-August. Please see the location tab on the website for each location’s dates. Staff training will take place the week prior to the start date.

- Extended weeks and school year work are also available for qualified candidates. Ask for more info!

Important Application Note:

Please attach your resume and cover letter in a PDF form to ensure compatibility.

Resume Due:

Resumes are accepted on a rolling basis until positions are filled. The sooner you apply, the better your chances.

Alumni Staff:

NOTE: If you have worked for us in past summers, use the alumni link emailed to you to submit your application for 2016. Alumni applications will be reviewed immediately starting in January while new applications will not be considered until starting February 1st.

If you have questions about our job opportunities please contact Courtney Hann at 415.282.6673.

We look forward to receiving your application!

CAMP EDMO is powered by Edventure More, a year-round 501(c)(3) non-profit enrichment organization. 5% of summer camp proceeds and 100% of donations support camp scholarships and subsidized science, maker and technology programs in local schools.