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. On-site lodging is available for staff members upon request. Preference for housing will be given to those staying the farthest from camp. 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 50 youth at a time, 4th-6th grades, 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, arts & crafts, archery, swimming, line dancing, and more. Camp staff work under the direct supervision of the 4-H Program Coordinator who serves as supervising professional to implement all policies and procedures of the 4-H Summer Camp, LSU AgCenter, and the Louisiana 4-H Youth Development Program.
Preference given to applicants who:
Salary and Benefits: Salary will commensurate with experience. Housing options are available on-site, meals and snacks will be available.
Date Available: Camp session is May 18-July 29, 2020. Required training period is May 11–May 15, 2020.Camp will not be in session the week of June 22-26, 2020.
Application Deadline: February 14, 2020, 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.