Art Camp & Theatre Camp Counselors - Elk Grove Park District

Submitted by Cking on Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:40am

Job Summary

Under the direct supervision of the Art/Special Events Manager, the Art Camp and Theatre Camp Counselors are responsible for assisting in the creation and implementation of the camp curriculum, guiding and instruction campers, and othe leadersjhip duties.

Job Functions:

  • Ability to assist in the creation and implementation of curriculum for all ages
  • Plan and supervise weekly fieldtrips, including transportation
  • Supervise and swim with campers during swim time
  • Must be able to supervise and lead staff
  • Ability to effectively and professionally communicate with participants, parents and staff
  • Performs the job safely and in compliance with District policies, procedures, work and safety rules, and the employee handbook
  • Assist students with costuming, set design, prop design, etc.
  • Ability to stand in an indoor classroom environment for up to six (6) hours
  • Other duties assigned by supervisor
Skills & Qualifications: 


·    Must be able to work Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm  June 11th through August 10th

·    Must have a valid Illinois Driver’s license and be able to drive 14-passenger bus

·    Must be able to work the entire duration of the summer program


  Education and Experience:

   One to three years of experience in the theatre/dance or visual arts field and/or with camps

  Some college education preferred  

To Apply: 

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Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Ashley Pratscher
Contact Phone Number: