Camp Counsellor Resume Examples

camp counsellor

  • Supervised children between the ages of 5-11 at a full day camp.
  • Aided kids with activities involving scissors, water games and more.
  • Settled arguments and calmed down tantrums through reasoning and compromise.
  • Assisted small children with washing hands and bathroom usage.
  • Maintained a safe play environment.

camp counsellor

  • Responsible for 5 or 6 children ages 7 to 13 for a week at a time. Lead games and activities with the kids and keep them entertained.
  • Participated in activities with unrivaled enthusiasm, cleaned up at the end of each activity
  • Ensured the safety and maximal satisfaction of campers with the assistance of other counselors
  • Used excellent interpersonal skills and collaborated effectively in a team environment. 

camp counsellor

  • Counselled groups of 8-10 children aged 8-16.
  • Taught canoeing, kayaking, swimming, snorkelling and sailing.
  • Led songs and activities with entire camp.
  • Worked one-on-one with adults that were visually impaired for one week.
  • Worked with children that have a disability.

camp counsellor

  • Camp counsellor for Boys ages 5-7, and for boys and girls ages 3-4.
  • Coordinated daily activities and was responsible for 40+ children ranging ages 4 to 12 years old 
  • Encouraged a positive camper experience through group bonding activities and by creating an interactive environment
  • Communicated frequently with parents of campers and answered all related questions.

camp counsellor

  • Counseled children displaying unruly behavior on the importance of respect, kindness, and understanding through positive reinforcement.
  • Participated with children in activities such as swimming, arts & crafts, and sports.
  • While teaching swim lessons provided swimming and safety instruction to varying class sizes.
  • While lifeguarding supervised and directed use of equipment.

camp counsellor

  • Live in with children and supervise through various times of the day.
  • Direct contact with children’s parents discussing children’s behaviour and needs.
  • Supervising children around animals, instructing appropriate behaviour and handling procedures.
  • Educating children about specific animals

camp counsellor

  • Oversee day-to-day group activities 
  • Counsel and encourage children to develop leisure activities
  • Instruct activities and techniques, such as sports, dance, music and art 
  • Coordinate travel arrangements 

camp counsellor

  • Helped organize group games and activities
  • Arranged children in order
  • Cleaned and helped set up events
  • Worked as a camp counsellor, program leader and babysitting course instructor for 3 years. 

camp counsellor

  •  Looked after groups of 8-9 children from the ages of 8-12
  • Closely monitored children’s play activities to verify safety.
  • Planned and led games, reading, activities and crafts.
  • Took the children on 2-3 daylong canoe trips.
  •  Maintained a positive demeanor to facilitate a stable, consistent environment

camp counsellor

  • Childcare training used to support campers where a positive, encouraging and engaging attitude is achieved.
  • Counsellor representative role directed for supporting co-workers concerns (if they do not want to go directly to the supervisor) in which the co-worker can feel heard and supported.
  • Assistant-coaching and coaching position for teaching and guiding campers in select sports for their further skill development in the sport.
  • Ropes course operator training used to oversee and operate ropes courses to achieve and develop campers’ confidence.