Our Dance Counselor will create and teach curriculum for children aged from 4-9. You will be responsible for teaching fun dances and choreographing routines that are developmentally appropriate. Dance games are always a welcome part of the curriculum. This will take place during activity periods for groups of up to 15 children at a time, assisted by 1 or 2 counselors. The Dance Counselor position is perfectly suited to a student or teacher (or similar) who has some dance experience.
Must have graduated High School
An enthusiastic, motivated individual.
The knowledge and ability to explain and organize dance routines and games
The ability to communicate, with patience and clarity, with children and co-workers.
Experience teaching dance to children or working in dance class with children
Ability to address stressful situations appropriately in a fast paced, interactive environment
Everwood Day Camp is an outdoor focused summer camp featuring many physically demanding activities on land and water. Staff members are regularly required to walk, hike and otherwise move in woods, fields, beaches, and lakes. In order to perform the job, each staff member of Everwood Day Camp must be physically able to travel around a large rural environment (fields, woods, beach, etc.) over uneven ground on a regular basis. Everwood Day Camp is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
DATES, HOURS AND PAY
9:00am to 3:30pm (this includes a 30 minute break per day)
June 28th to Aug 27th (9 wks, preferred) or Aug 20th (8 wks) and hours are guaranteed.
Mon to Fri each week except for July 5th when we are closed.
Salary range is $2300 and up for 9 weeks of work.
Extra income can be made (up to $1000), working as a Bus Counselor or Extended Day staff.
1.) Experience of working with children
2.) Experience of organizing dance performances or teaching classes
3.) Pursuing a degree in teaching or dance
Sharon, MA but with free bus transportation from all over MA and RI!
Housing is NOT included.
- Position Type: Summer
- Positions Available: 1
- Salary: $2,300 to $2,800 Stipend
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Everwood Day Camp is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation. Job Requirements
- None degree preferred
- Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required
There are no application questions required for this job posting.Contact Information
- Dane Pickles
- 125 Lakeview St
- Sharon, Massachusetts 02067