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WDR-00022588 Cornell University Big Red Sports (CUBS) Camp Counselors - Ithaca, NY

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High School Diploma/GED
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3+ years
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Full Time Regular
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Student & Campus Life (SCL) inspires transformation in all Cornell students on their journey of individual, academic and personal evolution. Our division is comprised of leading student affairs experts who support our campus on pressing student life matters including public service, health, wellness, social justice, residential living, food services, sports, recreation, career services, and student activities and organizations including sorority and fraternity life. Our nearly 4,000 staff and student employees who make up SCL embrace the opportunity to represent the division and strive for excellence as we shape the Cornell student experience, one interaction at a time.
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 ( 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).
General Responsibilities:
- 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.
Specific Responsibilities:
- 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, regarding the employment of prospects applies (2008/2009 NCAA Division I Manual).
* NOTE2: NCAA bylaw 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.
LEVEL:No Grade - Annual
CONTACT NAME:Alisha Peralta
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Ithaca, NY 14850

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