Join the Camp Heroes Team!
What We're Looking For
At Camp Heroes, we’re not just looking for staff; we’re looking for superheroes who can inspire and guide our young campers. Here’s what makes a Camp Heroes team member stand out:
- Passion for Child Development: A genuine love for working with children and a commitment to their holistic growth.
- Skills in Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence: Experience or a strong interest in mindfulness practices, emotional regulation techniques, and social-emotional learning.
- Creativity and Enthusiasm: The ability to engage children in a variety of activities, from arts and crafts to outdoor adventures.
- Team Player: A collaborative spirit, ready to work in a dynamic team environment.
- Responsibility and Reliability: A dependable individual who values safety and can be trusted to care for and guide young minds.
What We Offer
Joining the Camp Heroes team means becoming part of a community that values growth, both for our campers and our staff. Here’s what you can expect:
- Training and Development: Opportunities to learn and grow in the field of child development and mindfulness practices.
- A Supportive Community: A team that supports one another and shares a common goal of making a positive impact.
- Competitive Compensation: Fair and competitive wages, recognizing the value and hard work of our staff.
- A Fun and Fulfilling Experience: The joy of making a difference in children’s lives and creating lasting memories.
How to Apply:
Ready to join our team? Here’s how:
- Submit Your Application: Fill out our online application form, including your resume and a cover letter explaining why you want to be part of Camp Heroes.
- Interview Process: Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview to discuss their experience, skills, and passion for child development.
- Background Checks: Successful candidates will undergo background checks in line with our commitment to child safety.
At Camp Heroes, we look for enthusiastic, compassionate, and dedicated individuals who are passionate about health, wellness, and mindfulness for children. Ideal candidates have experience or a strong interest in working with kids, a background in education, psychology, health, wellness, or related fields, and a commitment to creating a positive and impactful camp environment.
Our staff undergoes comprehensive training designed to equip them with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively support and guide our campers. Training includes mindfulness practices, child psychology basics, emergency preparedness, activity planning, and techniques to foster a nurturing and inclusive camp environment.
Absolutely! We believe in the growth and development of our staff. Camp Heroes offers workshops, seminars, and certification opportunities in child well-being, mindfulness techniques, and leadership skills. We encourage our team to expand their expertise and bring fresh, innovative ideas to our camp.
The safety and well-being of our campers are our top priorities. Staff members are trained in first aid and CPR, and we maintain strict child-to-staff ratios to ensure individual attention. Our policies and procedures are designed to create a secure, supportive, and healthy environment for all campers.
Staff members play a crucial role in modeling mindfulness and wellness behaviors. We encourage staff to lead by example, incorporating mindfulness practices into daily activities, sharing personal wellness tips, and creating an environment where campers feel valued, understood, and connected.
Working hours vary by position but typically include full camp days, with occasional evening and weekend events. We ask staff to commit to the full duration of a camp session to ensure consistency and stability for our campers, which is vital for creating a trusting and impactful camp experience.