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Title  Counselor
Description  Position Summary:
A Counselor is responsible for the supervision of campers, promoting and actively participating in all camp activities, providing
a safe and fun learning environment, and serving as a positive role model for campers.
Position Objective/Purpose:
We are seeking motivated team members who believe deeply in the organization??s mission and who display a record of achievement in
effective supervision & management of youth as it pertains to this position, building positive relationships and ensuring the
safety and well-being of people of all ages.
Position Scope Factors:
Counselors are employed at the following camps;
? Mini Camp: 3 year olds (Haverford School, Episcopal Academy and Greenwich Academy locations only)
? Day Camp: 4 ?? 8 year olds
? Senior Camp: 9 ?? 15 year olds
? Dream Camp: 6 ?? 9 year olds (Trinity College & Girard College locations only)

Essential Job Responsibilities
1. Group supervision of campers with attention to: behavior and group management, health, safety, security, and personal and
skill development
2. Promote and actively participate in all camper activities & projects
3. Work effectively with co-counselors and collaborate on daily responsibilities
4. Teach or assist with camp programs
5. Complete assigned paperwork
6. Serve as a positive role model to campers
7. Follow the ESF Code and maintain the ESF Look at all times
8. Exhibit ESF Core Values at all times and to adhere to all company policies
9. Have fun
10. Other responsibilities as assigned
Position Competencies for Success
1. Understand and support the mission of the organization
2. Commitment to the growth and development of youth
3. The ability to work effectively with others in all levels of the organization in a professional manner
4. Positive attitude
5. Patient, caring and creative
6. Commitment to producing consistent, high-quality work
7. Excellent judgment, ability to identify problems and works quickly to find solutions
8. Flexible, adaptive and a Team player
9. Desire to make a difference in the life of a child
Experience Requirements
1. Previous experience working with children, examples include but are not limited to; babysitting, academic/athletic tutoring,
camp counselor, youth volunteer, classroom assistant, religious education teacher
2. Previous camp counselor experience (preferred)
Education Requirements
1. Minimum of 18 years of age
2. High School Graduate pursuing college degree
Other Skill Requirements
1. Outstanding communication skills which include the ability to use clear, concise and grammatically correct written and oral
language in all aspects of professional interaction with campers, their families, peers, leadership team and the larger community

Reporting Relationship(s)
1. Reports directly to and takes direction from Camp Director. May also take direction from and is overall accountable to the
Site Director.
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements
1. Ability to push/pull, lift and carry a minimum of 35Ibs
2. Endurance to work outside and on your feet for 6-8 hours per day
3. Ability to respond to emergency situations which may require running (up to 1 mile in some cases) and climbing stairs.
4. Good physical condition which enables candidate to execute all responsibilities associated with this position
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Hiring Organization

Name  ESF Summer Camps and Experiences
Description  ESF provides the finest learning experience for people of all ages ?? year-round after school and summer enrichment experiences that
will be remembered for a lifetime. ESF features day and specialty camps for children and adults in PA, MD, NJ, CT and NY. ESF??s
programs include Phillies Baseball Academy, Phillies Phantasy Camp and Union Soccer Schools. We are committed to quality and
excellence in everything we do. We provide carefully designed programs and activities, a dedicated, experienced and well-trained
staff, along with a caring, safe environment with premier facilities. Through education, sports and fun, we offer opportunities for
campers and team members to believe in themselves and to achieve their full potential.
Industry  Recreation
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Hiring Contact Information

Name  Carolyn Fox
750 E. Haverford Rd
Bryn Mawr PA 19010

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