Science Day Camp Leader
Seasonal: June 10 – August 23, 2019
Pay Rate $15.00-$17.00/hour
Positions Open Until Filled
Do you have an interest in science, working with kids, and inspiring the next generation of critical thinkers? Being a CuriOdyssey Science Day Camp Leader may be the position for you. Exploring the beach, building a catapult, or up-close encounters with wildlife in our zoo are just some of the unique activities our leaders facilitate with campers. Here is more information about this opportunity to help children acquire the tools to deeply understand the changing world.
cience Day Camp Leaders work with campers, grades PreK to 8, in one or more of CuriOdyssey’s science camp themes including physical, earth, and life sciences, engineering, art, and outdoor experiential learning. They are facilitators of the camp program and activities, leading in a way that is engaging, fun, and safe and serve as role models for campers, establishing a foundation of knowledge, provide tools for personal discoveries, model inquiry, and collaborate with campers, learning together. You can view a complete list of our camps, schedules, and descriptions online.
- As a Science Day Camp Leader you are a facilitator of camp activities and engage campers in meaningful educational experiences.
- The Science Day Camp Leader must understand how to lead campers through activities in a way that allows the camper to drive his/her own learning.
- Science Day Camp Leaders mentor and provide constructive feedback to Leaders-in-Training (youth volunteers).
- Science Day Camp Leaders communicate and collaborate with a camper's parent/guardian keeping them informed about camp, answering questions, and discussing how to provide the best learning environment for their child.