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England, York - June 23rd to July 28th or August 11th, 2019


Programme Staff - Swimming counsellor/ Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 23rd to August 11th 2019 inclusive
21
EU passport holders ONLY apply.

Swimming Specialist leads swimming sessions and instructs techniques to campers of beginners to advanced level abilities. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as mountain biking, orienteering, arts and crafts, archery, drama, dance, tennis, football, lacrosse, cricket and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have experience working with children. A current lifeguard certificate is required.

Reference #33

Programme Staff - Golf Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 23rd to July 28th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU passport holders only apply.

The Golf activity counsellor assists during golfing sessions as required by the head golf coach. The golf lessons take place for three hours every weekday. Afternoon and evening duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as trekking, swimming, orienteering, arts and crafts, archery, drama, dance, tennis, football, lacrosse, cricket and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have interest in playing golf Please be aware that a 1st Aid and CPR certification and a criminal record background check are mandatory requirements for this position.

Reference #36

Programme Staff - Horse riding Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
June 23rd to August 11th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU passport holders only apply.

We are looking to hire a Horse riding Activity counsellor who is experienced around Horses and will supervise our campers during the Horse riding activity. The responsibilities are: - making sure the children are prepared on time for the activity - Helping the beginner horse riders feel comfortable around the horses - supervising the children during the care and grooming of the horses, - Helping the children mount the horses - making sure all the children wear safety helmets - helping the children dismount the horses. The horse riding lessons are taught by an independent horse riding Company in York. The main responsibility for the Horse riding activity counsellor will be supervising the children during the preparation of the horse prior to the lessons. The horse riding activity takes place from Monday- Friday for 3 hours every morning. Afternoon and evening duties involve assisting in creative,outdoor and sporting activities such as swimming,orienteering, arts and crafts, archery, drama, dance, cookery, football, lacrosse, cricket and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have personal experience in horse riding. Please be aware that a 1st Aid certification and a criminal record background check are mandatory requirements for this position.

Reference #37

Programme Staff - Health Care personnel


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 23rd - August 11th 2019 (inclusive)
22
EU passport holders ONLY apply.

Health Care Manager is responsible for camper and staff health. Daily duties range from providing first aid and administering medication. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicants must have experience working in health care. A RN certification or Emergency/ wilderness first aid experience is an advantage. A criminal background check is mandatory for this position.

Reference #39

Programme Staff - Creative Arts specialist / Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
June 23rd to August 11th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU passport holders only apply.

The Creative Arts Specialist leads arts and crafts sessions at our summer residential camp in York, England. Other duties involve assisting in outdoor and sporting activities such as swimming,team sports, drama, dance. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and weekend excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have extensive experience teaching creative arts and crafts to children. A criminal background check is a mandatory requirement.

Reference #42

Programme Staff - Performing Arts Activity Counsellor (VOICE/music)


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
June 23rd to August 11th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU passport holders only apply.

Performing Arts Music Counsellor leads creative and age-appropriate music activities during assigned periods within our Performing Arts programme. The Performing Arts Music counsellor will work alongside our Drama counsellor and dance counseillor to provide a complete Performing Arts programme for campers from 10 - 17 years. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities arts and crafts, dance, tennis and team games. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and weekend excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have qualifications and/or extensive experience in voice/music coaching. Please be aware that a 1st Aid and CPR certification and a criminal record background check are mandatory requirements for this position.

Reference #103

Programme Staff - Leadership Training Camp Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 23rd - July 14th 2019
23
EU passport holders only apply

Leadership Training Camp counsellor leads a variety of leadership based activities. Other duties involve assisting in creative and outdoor activities such as trekking, swimming, mountain biking, orienteering, drama, dance, tennis, football, lacrosse and cricket. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Candidate MUST have Leadership Training experience and experience working with teenagers (15-17 years). Knowledge of another language other than English is an asset.

Reference #107

Programme Staff - Adventure and Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
23rd June to July 28th or August 11th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU/ Swiss or Norwegian passport holders only apply.

Adventure counsellor leads the Adventure programme as well as leading a wide range of sporting, creative and outdoor activities such as trekking, swimming, rock climbing, mountain biking, canyoning, raft building, orienteering, arts and crafts, archery, drama, dance, tennis, soccer and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties. Due to staff ratio of male to female staff members, we can now only accept applications from male applicants.

Applicant must have qualifications and/or proven experience in relevant Outdoor Adventure activities. A first aid-CPR certification and a criminal background certification are mandatory for this position

Reference #114

Photographer/Videographer


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 23rd - August 11th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU passport holders only apply.

The Photographer/Videographer takes digital photos and records videos of all the aspects of Camp life on a daily basis and posts them on the Village Camps website and social media. Applicant will also be responsible for taking video coverage of the campers and editing this coverage into short promotional videos. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have photographic and video/film making experience. Please note that a criminal background certification is mandatory for this position.

Reference #172