Work Location: Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center, Pollock LA
Position Description: This position will serve as a member of our summer camp staff team. This position includes a week-long training program and ten-week camps. The staff member will serve as an assistant to an instructor, who teaches specific subject matter in an educational format to an audience of approximately 25-50 youth at a time in grades 4th–6th, in a camp setting. The staff member will work with other summer staff in providing safe supervision of youth while at camp and support 4-H professionals, volunteers, and members in conducting meaningful educational experiences and to help youth develop social skills. Staff will have various recreational responsibilities that could include the following: canoeing, archery, swimming, line dancing, and more. Camp staff work under the direct supervision of the 4-H Program Coordinator who serves as the supervising professional to implement all policies and procedures of the 4-H Summer Camp, LSU AgCenter, and the Louisiana 4-H Youth Development Program.
Essential Job Functions:
Preference given to applicants who:
Skills, and Abilities
Salary and Benefits: Salary will be commensurate with experience. Housing options are available on-site, meals and snacks will be available. On-site housing preference given to those residing furthest from camp.
Date Available: Camp session is May 22-July 28, 2023. LOST Camp takes place August 3-6, 2023. Required training period is May 11-19, 2023. Camp will not be in session the week of June 19–23, 2023.
Application Deadline: February 10, 2023, or until a suitable candidate is identified.
Application Procedure: Must apply online at https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU
Must submit cover letter, resume, and two letters of recommendation for application to be complete.The LSU Agricultural Center is a statewide campus of the LSU System and provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.