Day Camp Counselor Resume Examples

day camp counselor

  • Counselor for kids in 5th and 6th grade.
  • Selected as one of the five counselors for a three day overnight.
  • Disciplined children and recommend or initiated other measures to control behavior, such as caring for own clothing and picking up toys and books.
  • Consulted with parents, counselors, and other camp personnel to determine causes of problems such as truancy and misbehavior, and to implement solutions.

day camp counselor

  • Responsible for girls ages 10 and 5
  • Walked with the campers to and from camp activities
  • Participated in all camper activities
  • Assisted with swim lessons when necessary
  • Encouraged and monitored good personal hygiene habits
  • Comforted home-sick campers
  • Ensured the physical & emotional safety of each camper

day camp counselor

  • Supervises all assigned program participants to assure a safe and enjoyable experience
  • Organizes, implements, and actively participates in daily camp activities
  • Ensures meaningful interactions with campers
  • Encourages problem solving skills in campers, while still monitoring interactions between campers and intervening when appropriate
  • Facilitates and encourages relationships between campers
  • Assists in creating and maintaining an enjoyable and supportive environment
  • Implements behavior management procedures in a proactive and positive manner

day camp senior counselor

  • Organize and conduct age-appropriate recreational activities, such as games, arts and crafts, sports, walks, and field trips.
  • Serves as an inclusive and encouraging role model for participants and fellow staff
  • Assists with maintaining inventory of all supplies
  • Work as a team with other counselors and supervisors to ensure highest quality of work

day camp counselor

  • Coordinate arts, sciences and character development activities for 30+ children
  • Supervise up to seven children at a time while on field trips
  • Build meaningful relationships with campers and assure their comfort while at camp
  • Work with a team of counselors to provide the best experience for the children

day camp counselor

  • Help write and implement a weekly schedule for my camp group.
  • Organize and lead a variety of small and large group activities each week. Activities may include crafts, nature, songs, games, opening and closing ceremonies, swimming, archery, canoeing, Family Night, etc. This includes time spent on the bus.
  • Communicate with parents about participant’s experiences and report concerns to the Day Camp Director.
  • Assist in maintaining accurate program records including incident reports, logbook documentation, and daily attendance.
  • Know, enforce, and follow safety guidelines associated with the camp and all program areas. This includes but is not limited to being responsible for your campers’ safety and their whereabouts at all times.
  • Help guide CITs (Counselors in Training) to have a deeper understanding of leadership and counseling skills.
  • Arrive to work on time, as scheduled.

day camp counselor

  • Planned and coordinated activities with my fellow counselors for 60 children ages 6-12
  • Safeguarded personal property, camp equipment, and facilities
  • Assisted in direction and supervision of campers
  • Communicated with parents regarding participant experiences and expectations
  • Maintained accurate program records, including incident reports, logs, and daily attendance reports
  • Performed conflict resolution related tasks between camp participants

day camp counselor

  • Outlined, coordinated, lead, campers throughout daily activities highlighting personal growth and skill building. 
  • Provided leadership to campers and acted as a positive role model in all areas of the camp experience. 
  • Protected camper property, persons, and facilitates from harm. 
  • Deescalated arguments and disagreements using relevant problem solving techniques. 

day camp counselor

  • Full-time Day Camp Counselor to two and three year old children. 
  • Worked with three other student Counselors and two adult Counselors.  
  • Participated and monitored daily recreational activities such as pool time and organized sports and games, while maintaining a safe environment.
  • Assisted in serving and help feeding meals and refreshments.
  • Changed diapers and dressed children.
  • Participated and monitored children on field trips.

day camp counselor

  • Check temperatures of freezers, refrigerators, or heating equipment to ensure proper functioning. Keeping up with logs for temps.
  • Prepare meals for overnight campers in bulk
  • Plan meals or food lists with the main cook.

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