Camp Counselor

Date Posted: 09/26/2017

Talisman counselors create an encouraging environment in which our campers with ADHD or autism build self-confidence, social skills, and friendships.  Sets of 3 counselors lead each group of 8 campers, ages 6-22, through a wide variety of outdoor and creative activities.  Two weeks of intensive training prepare staff to provide safe supervision, guidance through daily tasks, facilitation of problem-solving groups, and leadership of activities for 8 weeks of camp. (Training includes certifications in CPR, Wilderness First Aid, Lifeguarding and CPI.)  Staff must be able to carry fully-equipped backpacks, camp primitively, communicate effectively, and show interest in and understanding of our campers and their unique needs.  College internship credit is available.  A meaningful summer is guaranteed!

Salary: $325.00

Talisman Programs
64 Gap Creek Rd
Zirconia, North Carolina 28790, USA

Contact: Douglas Smathers at (828) 697-6313


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