Job Description

Salary: $14.00 Hourly
Closing: Continuous
General Purpose


Adaptive Recreation Day Camp Counselor
(2 Positions Available)

Hours:   40 hours per week; program runs from June 24 through August 14, 2020
Mandatory Training Dates:   June 20, 22, 23 
Mandatory Parent Night:  June 23
Salary:  $14.00 per hour

Interview dates for this position have not been finalized.

Please attach cover letter and resume to application.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Adaptive and Youth/Teen Manager and Program Coordinator, plan and lead daily activities for children ages 6-12 with developmental and/or physical disabilities.

Camp consists of a maximum of 5 campers and 1-2 staff members.  Activities include arts and crafts, games and sports, STEAM projects and a weekly field trip.

Education, Experience and Other Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:    

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must possess a valid CPR and Standard First Aid Card or have the ability to obtain by start date

Applicants are subject to Washington State Patrol criminal history background check

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • One (1) year or more of experience working with children with and without disabilities in recreation, teaching or day camp environment
  • Knowledge of age-appropriate athletic and social activities for children between 6-12 years old with developmental and/or physical disabilities
  • Ability to live by Kent Parks mission of "Dedicated to Enriching Lives" and demonstrate the following characteristics: responsible, respectful, honest, energetic, passionate, flexible, original, creative, dependable, thoughtful. 

Application Instructions

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