Fri Apr 28 00:28:19 GMT+00:00 2017

English Language Camp Counsellor (Residential)

Deadline: Mon 01 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Applicants with the appropriate legal status for employment in the European Union preferred
  • United Kingdom, crieff
  • International Summer Camp UK - Camp Cooper
  • Experience: 1 YEAR
  • Positions: 3
  • Short Term/Summer job, Residential

Details of Position

At Camp Cooper, we have created a unique environment! From colour competitions to singing in the dining hall to wearing fancy dress to the Camp dance; Camp is a place where anything is possible!
Camp Cooper is the UK's leading American-style overnight summer camp based in Scotland, for international & British campers aged 7-17.
At Camp Cooper, we actively encourage campers to develop life-skills such as independence, confidence and leadership. We focus on forming friendships, inspiring creativity and having fun.
Who are we looking for?
Our summer staff team will be compromised of approximately 24 cabin counsellors. The cabin counsellor is a role model, friend, leader and mentor for our campers. Each counsellor is responsible for a cabin group of 8 - 12 campers - living, eating, laughing, supporting and organising activities with their group.
The Camp Counsellor facilitates friendships, runs unique cabin activities and is responsible for the pastoral care, safety and well-being of their campers.
The counsellor role is a fully residential role. The role includes food and accommodation.
Each counsellor will run at least one elective activity in the morning and afternoon based on skill and experience. We are looking for three counsellors that can lead our English Language elective programme. You will be teaching English up to 4 hours per day, 5 days per week and 7 weeks over the course of the summer.


About You
Candidates must demonstrate the following skills and characteristics:
Experience working directly with groups of young people aged 7-17
Fluent in English
Abillity to be a positive role model for young people
Have a TEFL qualification
Experience of working in a fast-paced and demanding environment
Maturity to be responsible for the care, well-being and safety of young people
Experience of working in a residential youth environment
Experience of working with young people from a range of nationalities

Salary and Benefits

Staff get 1 day off per week, scheduled by the Camp
The salary for working at Camp is £2400. This includes room and board (the salary is subject to all normal UK taxes - e.g. PAYE and National Insurance Contributions)
Summer Employment Dates (including staff training):
Start Date: Monday June 26th, 2017 (2pm)
End Date: Saturday August 19th, 2017 (6pm)
These dates includes a mandatory 6-day staff training period.

Company Details

International Summer Camp UK - Camp Cooper
More Company Information
International Summer Camp UK - Camp Cooper
Ardvreck School
United Kingdom
Click here to visit the International Summer Camp UK - Camp Cooper website
Contact person:
Hiran Silva, Director

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