Camp Counselor (Summer)

According to the Department of Education and the Federal Work-Study Program, there must be a written job description on file for each work-study position. Please be clear and specific when writing your job description(s), as they must accurately reflect the tasks and nature of the work your student employee(s) will complete.

Position Classification Title: Camp Counselor/Summer

Attends to children's needs in summer camp programs. Lead age appropriate activities including, but not limited to character development, group games, teambuilding, swimming and arts and crafts. Assist with maintaining the safety and well-being of all participants in the program, create an environment and lead activities that promote the overall physical, mental and spiritual development. May prepare children's snacks, maintain equipment and supplies, and clean facilities. Involves some general supervision of children and administrative duties. Performs related tasks as assigned.

Student Learning Outcomes

As a result of development opportunities, training and work experience, student employees will be able to:

  • Develop practical competence through obtaining experience relating to their degree
  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Exhibit their understanding of ensuring a safe work environment
  • Develop cognitive and interpersonal skills that are measurable and transferable
Position Classification # FWS Pay Rate Classification Summary
CCA 1 $8.00//hour No experience
CCA 2 $9.00/hour Some experience
CCA 3 $10.00/hour Vast experience and/or specialized skills/training