Cabin Counselor Resume Samples

A Cabin Counselor is responsible for the health, and well-being of the campers. The major duties vary based on the type of organization the counselor works for, however, the following are certain core and common tasks seen on the Cabin Counselor Resume – assisting with the camp programs; leading activities in their area of expertise; reporting to the lead counselor; assisting camp director; supervising the assigned cabin of campers; entertaining and leading games; keeping the campers engaged, and providing training information to the campers.

Those seeking to make a career in this line should be able to demonstrate on the resume the following skills and abilities – strong energy level, good knowledge of camp policies; the ability to monitor the health and safety of the campers; and enthusiasm. Most of these counselors have a degree and relevant work experience.

 

Cabin Counselor Resume example

Cabin Counselor Resume

Headline : Seeks to obtain a Cabin Counselor position within an industry that allows utilizing professionalism and skills to assist in the company's growth.

Skills : Athletic Coaching, Sports Leadership, Special Needs Counseling.

Description :

    1. Promoted the attributes of the C.A.M.P.
    2. Led junior counselors and campers.
    3. Reported any signs of abuse to the camp director.
    4. Greeted campers and parents during check-in.
    5. Checked cabin every 15 minutes during free time.
    6. Facilitated class.
    7. Worked with and privately point out homesick campers to mentor unit leaders.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Organizational Leadership


Cabin Counselor Resume

Summary : Had the opportunity to get experience from a variety of different types of work environments and look forward to hearing from any new career field or from a relevant experience field.

Skills : Microsoft Office & Google Docs, Writing, Editing, Computer, Near Fluent In German, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the care and welfare of groups of children, aged 9-15, around the clock.
    2. Taught the children about and monitoring their safety through a variety of crafts, my particular specialties being outdoorsmanship skills and riflery (target shooting).
    3. Responded to the particular concerns of parents regarding their child.
    4. Organized many activities for the campers, and manage them throughout.
    5. Collaborated to create a basic curriculum of study for the "Junior Maine Guide" outdoorsmanship program which remained in use after I left.
    6. Lesson planned and expensed requests were a part of every craft I taught, and numerous other daily activities required forethought and management.
    7. Took part in a work period.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA in German Literature


Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : Goal-oriented management professional with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills seeks opportunities to contribute expertise while working for a reputable organization.

Skills : Customer Sales, Customer Support.

Description :

    1. Supervised children throughout their daily activities.
    2. Ensured camper's safety during the weeks.
    3. Lead hikes and taught wilderness survival.
    4. Helped customers enjoy their time at Main Event.
    5. Ability to learn on the spot.
    6. Supervised activities of special needs campers.
    7. Lead groups in problem-solving and team-building.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : College student with good organization and communication skills. Cabin counselor for a summer camp, swim instructor, and Church volunteer. Interested in education, health, project management, organization, child development, outdoors, community building, and music.

Skills : Flexibility, Organization, Communication, Education, Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Supervised a cabin of eight to ten campers.
    2. Cared for the camper's needs and maintain an inclusive environment.
    3. Assisted in other camp operations as needed.
    4. Recognized campers for their accomplishments throughout the week.
    5. Taught social skills and teamwork and helping friendships form.
    6. Designed and planned activities, programs, and devotionals to be conducted for 10-15 campers.
    7. Mentored and supervised a group of 6-10 campers of your assigned age group during wake-up, cabin times, bedtimes, and throughout the day.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : Excellent personal motivation with a proven ability to build and work collaboratively in a strong team concept environment, and independently. Focused, versatile, dependable, multi-task oriented, flexible, positive, emotionally stable, able to adapt effectively to challenging and emergency situations.

Skills : Flexible, Tech-savvy, Multitasking, Leadership, Creative, Time Management, Adjustable, Quick Learner, Microsoft Office, Teamwork, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Ensured the health and welfare of campers in and out of the group.
    2. Served as a role model for campers (7-15 years old).
    3. Facilitated general planning and execution of the camp programming.
    4. Worked in a team effort with other counselors to facilitate programming.
    5. Assisted young leaders in the development of their leadership skills.
    6. Participated in Staff Development Training, which comprised of 8 days of different seminars and workshops pertaining to leadership, group dynamics, communication skills, conflict resolution, team counseling, risk management, and more.
    7. Take care of and educate the medical needs of youth and their families with type-1 diabetes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : A challenging and rewarding position within a growing organization in the field of Human Services which will utilize skills, experience, and education, as well as serve the community.

Skills : Great Listening and Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the general welfare, safety, and supervision of youth aged 7-17 years in residential and day camp settings.
    2. Acted as a professional role model and mentor to youth served.
    3. Offered encouragement to campers to enhance and build self-esteem.
    4. Managed campers' behavior when necessary in a supportive way.
    5. Led and organized activity periods teaching various outdoor education skills and life skills.
    6. Created a positive atmosphere within the cabin group, being aware of each camper's unique needs, interests, and attitudes.
    7. Took care of all the essential things for kids for a week-long period.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Sociology

Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : Coordinating and facilitating their daily routines including, morning wake-up, cabin clean-up, unit activities, and snack times, and also Implementing new and innovative programs for the campers.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Typing- 80+ WPM, Budget Management, Executive Schedule Management, Staff Development, Management, Scheduling, Licensing & Regulations For Child Care- Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, AR/ Payment Collection.

Description :

    1. Guided cabin and individual campers in participating successfully in all aspects of camp activities.
    2. Carried out established roles in enforcing camp safety regulations.
    3. Developed cabin and unit activity plans with participants as appropriate.
    4. Organized and running entire camp activities.
    5. Used creativity to make learning workshops.
    6. Furthered, built their social skills and betterment their comfortability with the ongoing juvenile epidemic.
    7. Maintain the cleanliness of the campground, surrounding area, as well as cabins and bathrooms.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA in Sociology

Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : Trustworthy multi-process welder trained in carbon steel welding. Willing to learn and able to complete tasks with little supervision. Excellent verbal and written communication and team-building skills.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Physical Fitness, OCR Training, Sociable, People, Networking.

Description :

    1. Responsible for leading campers in everyday activities throughout the week including cabin chores, meal setup, nature and sports activities, team-building exercises, and camp out activities.
    2. Assisted instructors organize the activities they were leading, helped keep campers engaged, enforced general and safety rules of the activity passed out supplies and safety gear to campers, and helped perform duties allotted by the instructor.
    3. Administered minor first aid to injured campers.
    4. Sparked imagination by helping children discover new things each day.
    5. Communicated regularly with 4H agents about daily activities and behaviors.
    6. Offered parents detailed reports that outlined their child's day and week.
    7. Directly supervised a cabin of 6-8 campers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Cabin Counselor Resume

Summary : A young motivated and energetic person seeking employment that will help to apply skills to better communication amongst customers and fellow workers that one can relate to. Judging by the amount of physical labor required for the job, am willing to comply and perform duties beyond requirements.

Skills : Website Design, Microsoft Office, Payroll, Human Resources, Special Events, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Lived with and supervised fifteen girls, aged six to ten within the Junior Girls' division of a residential camp for eight weeks.
    2. Responsible for ensuring their safety, participation, and general well-being while at camp.
    3. Taught Junior Girls' canoeing.
    4. Taught proper paddling form, water safety, and played games with the little girls.
    5. Ensured the safety and maintenance of the boats, life vests, paddles, and all other imperative equipment.
    6. Worked with special needs individuals at a summer camp.
    7. Assisted with showers, changing, meals, and different activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Cabin Counselor Resume

Objective : Vast experience in serving marginalized individuals including disabled, LGBTQI+, and individuals with chronic illnesses; working from a strengths-based approach combined with a culturally competent perspective.

Skills : MS Office, Counseling Skills.

Description :

    1. Served as a cabin counselor for the youngest girls (ages 6-8), activities staff (ages 6-15), and family camp counselor (ages 1-15).
    2. Facilitated the daily emotional and medical needs of the campers.
    3. Checked camper's blood sugars at least seven times a day (usually more), counting carbohydrates to dose insulin at every meal, treating low blood sugars, and caring for all other day-to-day needs that arise.
    4. Worked with special needs individuals at a summer camp.
    5. Led a cabin of 8-12 campers ages 8- 17 to their correct destination ensuring punctuality and preparation.
    6. Interacted directly with the campers.
    7. Led and cared for 6-8 campers on a weekly basis and escorted them to daily events 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma in General Studies