Sports Camp Coach
Date inactive: 8/9/2013
Employer Name: ESF Summer Camps, Inc.
Employer Description: ESF (which stands for Education, Sports, and Fun) has been a pioneering force in summer day camps since its humble beginnings in 1982 by co-founders and brothers Michael and Bill Rouse. Since then, ESF has had a profound impact on children by Building Life Skills through a dynamic staff, high-quality programs, premier locations, time-honored traditions, and commitment to safety and FUN!
Employer Address: 750 E. Haverford Road, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
Job Location: North Bethesda or Baltimore, MD
Phone Number: 866-721-6363
Job Description: A Sports Camp Coach is responsible for the supervision of campers, promoting and actively participating in all camp activities, providing a safe, fun camp environment, and serving as a positive role model for campers. Position Objective/Purpose: We are seeking motivated team members who believe deeply in the organizations mission and who display a record of achievement in effective supervision & management of youth as it pertains to this position. Candidates must be capable of teaching the fundamentals of ESF offered sports, building positive relationships and ensuring the safety and well-being of people of all ages. Position Scope Factors: Sports Camp coaches are hired in the following age groups; Ivy League: 1st grade Big East: 2nd & 3rd grades Big Ten: 4th & 5th grades ACC: 6th + grades Essential Job Responsibilities 1. Group supervision of campers with attention to: behavior and group management, health, safety, security, and personal and skill development 2. Promote and actively participate in all camper activities 3. Work effectively with other coaches and collaborate on various responsibilities 4. Assist with camper instruction of 9 different weekly sports 5. Coach, manage, referee or assist with all camp programs 6. Complete assigned paperwork 7. Serve as a positive role model to campers 8. Follow the ESF Code and maintain the ESF Look at all times 9. Exhibit ESF Core Values at all times and to adhere to all company policies 10. Have fun 11. Other responsibilities as assigned Position Competencies for Success 1. Understand and support the mission of the organization 2. Commitment to the growth and development of youth 3. The ability to work effectively with others in all levels of the organization in a professional manner 4. Excellent judgment, ability to identify problems and work quickly to find solutions 5. Positive attitude 6. Patient, caring and creative 7. Commitment to producing consistent, high-quality work 8. Flexible, adaptive and a Team player 9. Desire to make a difference in the life of a child Experience Requirements 1. Previous experience working with children, examples include but are not limited to; babysitting, academic/athletic tutoring, camp counselor, youth volunteer, classroom assistant, religious education teacher 2. Experience playing ESF offered sports; basketball, European Team handball, soccer, flag football, lacrosse, baseball, street hockey, golf 3. Youth coaching experience (preferred) 4. Previous camp counselor/coach experience (preferred) Education Requirements 1. Minimum of 18 years of age 2. High School Graduate pursuing college degree Other Skill Requirements 1. Outstanding communication skills which include the ability to use clear, concise and grammatically correct written and oral language in all aspects of professional interaction with campers, their families, peers, leadership team and the larger community
What Major: Physical education, Education, Psychology, other
How To Apply: Please visit www.esfjobs.com and complete an online application.