Camp Instructor, STEAM

Posted: 04/21/2024

Camp Instructor, STEAM Salary: Location: Venice Job Type: Full Time Department: Lifelong Learning and Workforce Development Job Number: 202300191 Closing: Continuous Visit our for benefit details Job Summary The position of Camp Instructor innovatively delivers organized and engaging camp activities to youth to enrich camper knowledge of concepts and career pathways. Creates and follows curriculum lesson plans. Maintains camp documentation and data. Works collaboratively with the Camp Coordinator and Camp Assistant. Exhibits professionalism as a role model. Adheres to SCF policies and procedures. Ensures a healthy and safe camp environment and assumes overall responsibility for classroom management. NOTE: Job descriptions and essential functions are subject to change due to advances in technology, utilization of workforce, and other factors which may impact the College's need to modify position requirements. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following listing of essential job duties indicates the general nature and level of work required in this job. This is not designed to be a comprehensive listing of all the activities, duties, or responsibilities that may be required in this job. Individuals assigned to this job may be asked to perform other duties as required. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job. Applicants may be asked to demonstrate any or all of the following duties: • Develops and delivers organized and engaging camp curriculum through activities to youth. • Works collaboratively with the Camp Coordinator and Camp Assistant to prepare and maintain facilities, equipment and supplies for camp activities and maintaining documentation of inventory to accommodate class sizes. • Creates a fun camp experience for youth full of designing, interacting, inventing, communicating, and problem solving, while gaining valuable teamwork skills. • Assists the Camp Coordinator in meeting camp goals, coordinating experiential learning such as field trips and guest speakers, prioritizing the health and safety of campers, promoting the camp program, and evaluating each week's success through debriefings. • Serves as a problem solver regarding classroom management issues that arise, including but not limited to camper disciplinary remediation or health/safety issues, maintaining an efficient, smooth-running schedule with minimal unscheduled interruptions. Reports issues to the Camp Coordinator and provides feedback regarding all camp activities. • Performs other duties as assigned. Job Qualifications The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. • Education/Experience: Associate's degree from a two-year college or university and experience with K-12 curriculum. • Supervisory Experience: Experience in coaching, advising, and mentoring preferred. • Language Ability: Ability to read, analyze and interpret texts, periodicals, journals, equipment instructions and governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from customers, campers, parents, sponsors, SCF staff, and the public. • Math Ability: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret graphs. • Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, chart or schedule form. • Computer Skills: Microsoft Office experience is preferred. • Certificates and Licenses: None required. Responsibility for People and Property: Oversees the camp staff in their daily camp activities with campers, parents, sponsors, and guest speakers. Maintains camp equipment, facilities and supplies in safe working order. Responsibility for Communication: • Internal Contacts: Routine contact with all levels of SCF Camp students, parents, and staff. • External Contacts: Contact with camp visitors, sponsors, guest speakers, and occasional visitors touring SCF facilities. Safety Awareness: State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota employees are expected to work diligently to maintain safe and healthful working conditions, and to adhere to proper operating practices and procedures designed to prevent injuries. Employees are required to wear personal protective equipment as provided. Attendance Standards: State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota employees are expected to attend their work assignments and schedules at all times, in accordance with College Rules and Procedures. Training: State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota employees are expected to attend College-provided training sessions and meetings when deemed necessary. Continuous Improvement: State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota employees are expected to give attention to continuous assessment and improvement of the position's assigned set of duties and responsibilities. Pre-Employment Screenings: Requires successful completion of criminal background screenings and employment reference checks. Statement of Non-Discrimination: State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota does not discriminate on the basis of sex, pregnancy, race, religion, age, national origin/ethnicity, color, marital status, disability, genetic information or sexual orientation in any of its educational programs, services and activities, including admission and employment. Direct inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies to: Equity Officer, 941-752-5599, 5840 26th St. W., Bradenton, FL 34207. For full job description and to apply, please visit: Copyright ©2024 Inc. All rights reserved. jeid-c2f5c3e9a044b84d96abe410bbf46e16

Position Type: Full-time

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
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