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News: Now Hiring Summer Camp Counselors

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We are looking for individuals who have interest in and experience working with children. Applicants should have a positive and energetic attitude, be able to lead and participate in a range of engaging activities and have the ability to play and demonstrate respect to co-workers, campers, and families. Camp is held in a variety of settings mostly outdoors. Applicants must be willing and able to adapt to changing situations. Camp Counselors will be expected to supervise children, identify, and respond effectively to camper behavior issues, address minor first aid injuries, report concerns to camp leadership, and assist in maintaining accurate program records. Counselors are expected to know, enforce, and follow all safety and housekeeping guidelines associated with the camp.
 
Minimum Requirements:
Applicants must be at least 15 years of age as of June 1st, 2021 to apply. Applicants must be available for camp training which is scheduled for the week of June 14th and all 8 weeks of camp. Camp starts the week of June 21st and ends August 13th. Schedule is 32-40 hours per week, ranging between 7:30am-5:30pm, Mon-Fri. CPR, First Aid and AED certifications are a plus.
 
Applications:
Applications are available and may be obtained from the Wells Recreation website: www.wellsrec.org (scroll to Forms, then Employment), or at the Wells Recreation Office at 412 Branch Road, Wells, ME 04090. Wages based on experience. Please complete BOTH the Employment Application and the Summer Camp Applicant Questionnaire. 

Deadline:
Completed Applications and Summer Camp Applicant Questionnaire are required and may be mailed to Wells Recreation, 208 Sanford Road, Wells, ME 04090, emailed to tleblanc@wellstown.org or hand-delivered to Tina LeBlanc at the Wells Recreation Office.
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