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Portugal (Torres Vedras) - June 23rd to July 28th 2019


Programme Staff - Activity and Adventure Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
June 23rd - July 28th 2019 (inclusive)
21
EU,Swiss, Norway applicants only

The Activity and Adventure counsellor assists in Various Adventure and sports activities such as trekking, swimming, rock climbing,high ropes, mountain biking, beach volleyball, paddle boarding, 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.

Applicant must be very sporty, have experience working with children and teaching sport and Outdoor Adventure activities. A first Aid certification and criminal background check are mandatory requirements for this position.

Reference #167

Camp Photographer / Activity Counsellor


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

The Photographer takes digital photos and records videos of all the aspects of Camp life on a daily basis. The daily tasks also include gathering all available photos and videos from Staff members and gathering all the daily Camp News and Editorials from the staff members and Camp Director and uploading them onto the Village Camps website. Additional responsibilities include assisting in various sporting and creative activities, supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have experience in photography, video, PC and networking support skills. A criminal background certification is mandatory for this position

Reference #170

Emergency First Aid qualified Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
June 23rd - July 28th 2019 (inclusive)
22
EU, Swiss, Norwegian passport holders only apply

The Emergency First Aid/ Activity Counsellor is responsible for camper and staff health. Daily duties range from providing first aid and administering medication to participating in all aspects of camp life. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as swimming, mountain biking, orienteering, arts and crafts, drama, dance, tennis. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Emergency First Aid, Wilderness First Aid certification or an RSN qualification and have a minimum of one year of experience working with children.

Reference #171

Driver/ Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
23rd June- 28th July 2019
21
EU, Swiss and Norwegian passport holders only apply.

Village Camps Portugal is looking to hire a Driver/ Activity Counsellor to join the summer camp team in Torres Vedras, Portugal from 23rd June- 28th July 2019. Applicant will be required:- - to drive camp vehicles to transport clients and staff and complete other camp business as requested. - Become familiar with the local area, driving regulations and restrictions. - Assist with purchases of camp supplies. - Escort campers to and from camp as required. - Assist in various adventure and sports activities during moments of the day where no driving duties are required.

Applicant must be aged 21 years or older, have driving experience of at least 3 years, have a Valid, clean European driving licence (manual transmission) and comfortable driving 9 seat mini vans. Applicant must be comfortable living and working in a resident camp environment spending 24 hours a day, day after day with children. As we are working with children, a clean criminal record check is a mandatory requirement for this position

Reference #182