City of Federal Way Day Camp Leader 1 & 2 in Federal Way, Washington
*Note: This is a seasonal position, ranging from 10-40 hours per week with no benefits. BASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of the Day Camp Supervisor and the Community Recreation Coordinator, the Day Camp Leader I & II will help plan, implement and lead daily recreational activities for up to 30 children, ages 6-12, attending Day Camp. Our Camp follows the Federal Way School District calendar and will run during Spring Break (4/8/19-4/12/19) and Summer Break (6/24/19-8/30/19) . As a representative of the Parks Department, a uniform will be provided and must be worn during working hours. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Plan, lead, & teach various activities including, but not limited to art, crafts, science, games, sports, theater, & songs. Supervise and actively participate in group activities and serve as a positive role model for children at all times. Work closely with other staff in an enthusiastic, cooperative and supportive manner. Communicate effectively with co-workers, parents, and supervisors. Assist in implementation of discipline plans with children. Maintain safety of children at all times. Render first aid in case of injury. Assist in the planning and implementing of daily activities. Write necessary accident/incident or other reports. Attend required staff training and other meetings. Maintain professional image and positive attitude at all times. Belay children at Rock Wall, training is provided for 18 years and above. Perform other tasks and duties as assigned by the Day Camp Supervisor and Recreation Coordinator. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 16 years of age. Educational background in recreation, education, or child development preferable. Experience in planning, implementing and supervising recreational and/or educational activities for children preferable. Current First Aid, Child and Adult CPR cards required. Ability to successfully pass a background check. Responsible for own transportation to and from various job sites.