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Cornell University's Department of Athletics and Physical Education provides youth athletes the opportunity to learn and practice a variety of sports under the guidance of our department staff (http://cornellcamps.com). We are currently seeking individuals to help us provide this wonderful learning experience to program participants.
The Cornell University Big Red Sports (CUBS) Camp Counselors will report to the Camps and Clinics Director and assist with summer programs that run from July - August 2020.
This is not a live in position and housing is not available. Lunch will be provided. Participants are 4 to 14 year olds divided among three camp divisions: Pre-K (ages 4-5), JV (ages 6-10) and Varsity (ages 11-14).
- Lead, guide and supervise a group of 8-10 children in sports activities from 8:45 a.m-4:40 p.m. - Monday-Friday. Additional assignment of before and after camp care duty required (on a rotating schedule with other counselors) from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. - Assist with camp registration and interaction with parents. - Assist with demonstrating sport skills and teaching rules of play.
- Man a table or station at camper registration. - Supervise and oversee camper safety during daily sports activities, swimming and lunches. Each counselor will be responsible for the supervision of approximately ten campers. - Assume responsibility for the safety, physical care and discipline of campers. - Enforce the health and safety regulations of the New York State Dept. of Health and Cornell Camps and Clinics. Report all health needs of participants to appropriate medical staff. - Other camp duties as assigned by the CUBS Camp Director.
* A counselor must be at least 18 years old. * NOTE1: NCAA bylaw 126.96.36.199, regarding the employment of prospects applies (2008/2009 NCAA Division I Manual). * NOTE2: NCAA bylaw 188.8.131.52.1.1 Exception -- Employment After Commitment applies (2014/2015 NCAA Division I Manual). * High School and/or college sports experience. * Experience working with or supervising children. * Must be able to work independently and act responsibly. * Ability to enforce camp rules and regulations while supervising youth athletes.
* One year of college and past experience in camp counseling preferred. * Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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