Position Information

Posted
Dec 6, 2021

Closes
Feb 28, 2022

Description

Duties:
Camp Easter Seals UCP Virginia is located about forty-five minutes northwest of Roanoke in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains. We offer children and adults with disabilities the opportunity to enjoy wide variety of fun and challenging activities in a unique and supportive camp atmosphere. Our campers have a variety of disabilities including autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, and several other physical and intellectual disabilities. The summer ends with a week for families that have a child with a disability. The campers seem to have a lasting impression on the staff.
Job Description:
To help contribute to camp’s unique and supportive atmosphere we are seeking program specialist for summer employment. Program Specialists are responsible for planning and implementing various camp activities for campers to participate in and assist counselors with camper care and supervision. Program Specialists come from around the country and world to work at camp. Many staff have described their experience at camp as “Life Changing!”
We are seeking specialist for the following:
  • Program Director*
  • Aquatics (lifeguards)*
  • Adventure (camping, nature, ropes course)*
  • Performing Arts
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Horseback Riding*
  • Adaptive Sports
*Experience or Certification Required
Requirements:
  • Minimum of 18 years of age.
  • Have compassion and patience.
  • Be physically and cognitively able to supervise camper and assist with their personal care.
  • Be able to lift at least 50 lbs on a daily basis.
  • Act ethically and honestly.
  • Desire to make a positive difference in the lives of others.
How to apply:
https://easterseealsucpvirginia.campbrainstaff.com/

Salary
Will discuss in the interview.

Duration of position
08/06/2022


Employer Information

Contact
Whitney Civitts

Phone
540-865-5750

Email
camp@eastersealsucp.com

Website
www.easterseals.com

Address
900 Camp Easter Seals Rd, New Castle, VA, 24127

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