The Salvation Army

  • Summer Day Camp Counselor - Seasonal - Full time

    Job Locations US-NY-Corning
    Job ID
    Social Services
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Salvation Army is hiring! We are seeking individuals with a passion for helping others, and a desire to do the most good in their own community. Our Corning Corps has a current opening for a Full time Seasonal - Summer Day Camp Counselor. 

    The summer day camp provides a safe, drug-free environment for school age children during the summer months.




    • Represent the Salvation Army in accordance with the eastern territory employee manual
    • Supervision of children in accordance with New York state health department
    • Implementation, plan and supervision of those activities assigned by the summer day camp director
    • Participate in swimming activities
    • Monitor meals and teach appropriate table manners
    • Implementation of the summer day camp health plan, including daily health check, basic first aid, and familiarity with the emergency procedures (according to the summer day camp evacuation plan, personal level of CPR certification, and child’s medical release form)
    • Familiarity with summer day camp forms and the proper use of such forms (attendance sheets, incident/accident reports, medical logs, etc.)
    • Behavior management for children under your care
    • Submission to the staff supervision policy
    • Maintain cleanliness in areas designated for the children
    • Be available and flexible to help in other areas
    • Complete other duties as assigned by supervisor



    ·         High School Diploma/GED

    ·         Desire and ability to work with children

    ·         Ability to assist or lead with the teaching of activities

    ·         Energetic, sense of humor, patient and self-control

    ·         Safety oriented at all times

    ·         Creative and artistic a major plus


    The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of disability status, veteran status, or any other New York State or federally protected characteristic.


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