Open Positions

Thank you for your interest in working for Camp fort greene! applications for the summer 2018 seAson are now open.

Please review our open positions and apply below.


Senior Counselor

Who We Are: Camp Fort Greene is a place for kids to learn about the world around them through play, community and summer fun. After a day of active indoor and outdoor explorations, our campers positively glow with excitement and the joy of making fresh discoveries. Young people learn so much about science, art, and music in our program – but, mostly, they learn about themselves. Camp Fort Greene is committed to giving each child a hands-in-the-soil, play-based summer. At Camp Fort Greene, our campers go home sweaty, dirty, and radiantly happy.

Who You Are: Senior Counselors are responsible for leading a group of 15 campers with two Junior Counselors under their direction.  Senior Counselors are expected to follow the established curriculum plan and schedule but are encouraged to contribute their own expertise and create an individualized approach to each investigation. We are looking for energetic, positive and collaborative counselors who will create an unforgettable summer experience for our campers and keep them safe.

Qualifications

  • B.A or B.S in a related field (Master's Degree preferred)

  • Must have classroom teaching experience or extensive experience working with youth

  • Must have a positive attitude and strong work ethic

  • Must be CPR First Aid certified and/or agree to expanded CPR Pro Training with Advanced First Aid

  • Must agree to a background check


Senior Tech Counselor                    

Greeneprints, Inc. is looking for energetic, tech-savvy instructors for our summer day program, Tech Fort Greene. Senior Counselors are responsible for daily tech instruction and outdoor projects. We are looking for tech enthusiasts who are passionate about their work, and are eager to facilitate amazing tech experiences for children. Senior counselors should be willing to give and take direction. We are looking for staff members who value teamwork and can find creative ways to inspire and encourage and encourage young people’s fluency in tech.

 

Qualifications

  • B.A or B.S in a related field

  • Must have Teaching Experience (1 year minimum)

  • College coursework in a tech related field and/or a passion for making and technology.

  • Familiarity with Lego Education Technology. (LEGO WeDo or Mindstorm Software)

  • Proficiency with Scratch, Python, or other programming languages

  • Must have a desire to teach and care for campers. This includes a positive attitude, patience, enthusiasm, and flexibility

  • Must agree to a background check

  • Must be CPR First Aid certified and/or agree to expanded CPR Pro Training with Advanced First Aid


Junior Counselor

Who We Are: Camp Fort Greene is a place for kids to learn about the world around them through play, community and summer fun. After a day of active indoor and outdoor explorations, our campers positively glow with excitement and the joy of making fresh discoveries. Young people learn so much about science, art, and music in our program – but, mostly, they learn about themselves. Camp Fort Greene is committed to giving each child a hands-in-the-soil, play-based summer. At Camp Fort Greene, our campers go home sweaty, dirty, and radiantly happy.

Who You Are: A passionate college student or graduate who is looking for a rewarding summer experience. Our Junior Counselors are responsible, hardworking, flexible, learn to take direction and work as a team. They have a “can do” spirit and never ending energy!

Qualifications

  • Must be a current college or university student or recent graduate

  • Must be CPR First Aid certified and/or agree to expanded CPR Pro Training with

  • Advanced First Aid

  • Must agree to a background check


Junior Tech Counselor

 

Greeneprints, Inc. is looking for energetic, tech-savvy instructors for our summer day program, Tech Fort Greene. We are looking for tech enthusiasts who are passionate about their work, and are eager to facilitate amazing tech experiences for children. Junior Tech Counselors are responsible, hardworking, flexible, learn to take direction and work as a team. They have a “can do” spirit and never ending energy!

Our ideal candidate:

  • Has a passion for education and enjoys working with elementary school students

  • Loves to learn and is intellectually curious

  • Has experience working with technology, specifically in Computer Science, Robotics, or 3D printing

  • We seek candidates who are engaging and knowledgeable. Our programs are designed to build community, and inspire children's creativity through the use of technology.

  • Is always on time and is very detail-oriented

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be a current college or university student or recent graduate

  • Must be CPR First Aid certified and/or agree to expanded CPR Pro Training with Advanced First Aid

  • Must agree to a background check


After Camp Care Counselor

    After Camp Care Counselors manage and execute our After Camp Program which runs from 3-6pm daily. Responsibilities include managing a group of campers in passive play, organized arts and crafts, snack and rest time.  

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Must agree to a background check
    • Must have extensive experience in childcare
    • Must have CPR training and/or agree to participate in an expanded CPR PRO training class

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    Thanks for your interest in working for the Camp Fort Greene Summer 2018 Season. Please fill in the required information below and we will respond shortly.

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