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Day Camp Counselors oversee day camp activities and guide children and teenagers in recreation pursuits. Typical duties of a Day Camp Counselor are organizing trips, ensuring safety, implementing camp rules, offering emotional support, applying emergency procedures, and instructing participants in various outdoor activities. Based on our selection of resume samples for Day Camp Counselor, essential qualifications are effective communication, leadership, excellent people skills, stamina, problem-solving, alertness, and decision-making. Employers select resumes showcasing counselor and lifeguard training.

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Day Camp Counselor

Responsible for educational and recreational activities on and off Mooseheart campus for K-8th graders

  • Supervised youth and assistant counselors
  • Maintained the model of teaching set by Mooseheart standards
  • Worked one-on-one with children to continue educational support outside of school
  • Administered 7 to 10 hours with children in home working on meeting goals and objectives of clients
  • Documented child's progress to be reviewed in home by Senior team member
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
2

Day Camp Counselor

Supervised, actively engaged, and ensure safety for approximately 10 campers, ages 4-12 on a daily basis.

  • Provided exceptional customer service to camp participants and their parents, guardians, and families.
  • Planned and implemented sound youth programming in a safe, enjoyable environment.
  • Supervised campers in an outdoor setting for the majority of the day.
  • Provided and adhered to safety guidelines as established by Director of Camping Programs and the Association
  • Women on the Way- SPC 2010 "WOW 5K"
  • Black Student Union -USF 2012 "Feeding the Homeless"
  • National Council Negro Women's Association- USF 2013 "Women's Shelter"
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Arts
Communications Internship
3

Day Camp Counselor

Served as a positive role model to campers by teaching core values of respect, honesty, caring, and responsibility

  • Developed and implemented weekly lesson plans for children ages 4 through 12
  • Identified and responded to camper behavior issues as well as kept a behavior and incident log
  • Developed valuable experience working with children with disabilities such as autism and attention deficit disorder
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Health Sciences
4

Day Camp Counselor

  • Planned, lead, and implemented programs and activities for groups of 15- 20 three to five year old children, five days per week
  • Responsible for the safety, development, and skill achievement of the participants in my group
  • Monitored the children for allergy exacerbation, asthma attacks, and other health problems, and was responsible for EpiPen administration and emergency inhalers
  • Served as a positive role model for youth and comforted the children as needed
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Nursing
5

Day Camp Counselor

Assisted in maintaining accurate program records including incident reports, logbook documentation, and daily attendance

  • Helped write and implement weekly activities
  • Ensured that the site was kept clean and organized
  • Served breakfast and snacks
  • Knew, enforced, and followed all safety guidelines
  • Communicated with parents about participant's experiences
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
6

Day Camp Counselor

Spearheaded all sessions and daily activities as well as order resources in support of these activities.

  • Acted as a liaison between the town members and day camp program.
  • Conflict resolution with children, parents, and camp staff.
  • Enforced safety and emergency regulations.
  • Promotion of positive self-image and good manners.
  • Managed 40 unruly children over the span of an 8 hour day.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Natural Science
7

Day Camp Counselor

  • Supervised activities involving up to 25 children, keeping daily records for each camper while fostering development, social interaction and an overall positive camp experience
  • Adapted to new groups of children and co-counselors weekly
  • Completed specialized training program
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Accounting
8

Day Camp Counselor

Directed three - five other counselors daily.

  • Oversaw campers aged three - 14 to ensure safety, organization, hygiene, and quality experience.
  • Structured and implemented daily activities to keep campers engaged.
  • Organized day trips centered around both educational and recreational aspects.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MS
School Counseling
9

Day Camp Counselor

Developed and Facilitated daily activities that follow daily schedule and weekly curriculum.

  • Directed and led recreational games, sports and group games for youth participants.
  • Built parent relationships with program, updating parents on child's progress in the camp.
  • Maintained daily attendance, incident reports and behavior reports. Follow up with Camp Supervisor.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
BA
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
10

Day Camp Counselor

Organize, lead, and promoted interest in recreational activities such as arts, crafts, sports, games.

  • Communicate with children's parents about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
  • Oversee and support of member's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Supervised program members to ensure effective proper program implementation.
  • Answered and assisted members with program questions.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Health And Kinesiology Candidate
Health And Kinesiology Candidate

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