Summer Camp Employee - NE_Corps-301

1051 Albee Farm Rd, Venice, FL 34285, USA Req #2548
Saturday, March 18, 2023

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Summer Day Camp Counselor for The Salvation Army in Sarasota County (Venice and Sarasota).

Job Summary

Plans and provides activities and child care services for children participating in the Summer Day Camp Program; plans, develops, and facilitates recreational activities and play time; prepares and maintains program records; maintains cleanliness and orderliness of Corps property.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the principles and practices of Child Behavior and Development.

Knowledge of the principles and practices of early childhood curriculum development.

Ability to ensure the safety of children.

Ability to teach children Christian values as well as general early childhood education curriculum.

Ability to plan, develop and implement effective childhood programs and activities.

Ability to enforce program policies and procedures.

Ability to maintain calm and make sound decisions during state of crisis.

Ability to prioritize activities in order to accomplish work in compliance with quality standards and deadlines.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED


Any equivalent combination of training and
experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications

Valid state driver's license

CPR and First Aid

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to read, write and communicate the English language.

Ability to observe children and ensure their safety.

Ability to perform strenuous, heavy work involving the lifting and carrying of heavy objects.

Ability to perform continuous walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.

Work is performed in an indoor and outdoor recreational environment where there may be physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.


Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom if this posting.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Child Care
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $15.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $17.00
  • Job Start Date Monday, May 22, 2023
  • Job End Date Saturday, August 5, 2023
Location on Google Maps
  • 1051 Albee Farm Rd, Venice, FL 34285, USA