Day Camp Counselor Resume Samples

A Day Camp Counselor will typically oversee the day-to-day camping activities and assist children and teenagers in day camping or recreation pursuits. Work activities listed on the Day Camp Counselor Resume include the following – organizing trips; implementing camp rules among participants; ensuring safety, monitoring engaging participants; documenting child’s progress, supervising youth and assistant counsellors; planning and implementing youth programming, supervising campers in outdoor setting, identifying and responding to camper’s behavior issues.

The most sought-after qualifications include – people skills, alertness, decision-making skills, and effective communication skills. The individual should be able to engage participants in various activities and also depict a cheerful and energetic personality. In addition, physical fitness to engage in summer camp activities like hiking, kayaking, and swimming are also needed. Employers pick resumes that depict experience and skills in counseling and lifeguard training.

Day Camp Counselor Resume

Summary : High energy, outgoing personality with a dedication to positive guest relations. Talented in creating a warm, friendly welcoming atmosphere for both patrons and co-workers. Organized, independent worker, detail-oriented and able to learn new tasks quickly and effectively.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Photoshop,Microsoft Excel,Microsoft Publisher, Event Planning, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Developing self-confidence and self-respect among campers and to create an appreciation of their own worth as an individual.
    2. Understand the importance of displaying caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, faith and fitness.
    3. Worked towards inner group understanding so they could recognize their worth.
    4. Developing self-confidence and self-respect among campers and to create an appreciation of their own worth as an individual.
    5. Understand the importance of displaying caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, faith and fitness.
    6. Worked towards inner group understanding so they could recognize their worth.
    7. Skills Used Developing self-confidence and self-respect among campers and to create an appreciation of their own worth as an individual.
    8. Understand the importance of displaying caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, faith and fitness.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Summer Day Camp Counselor Resume

Summary : Motivated to work with a group of diverse people to serve my community and give back. Consider myself teachable in all situations and take the steps necessary to improve work, where needed.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Office, PowerPoint, and Excel, Adobe Reader.

Description :

    1. Enforce rules and regulations of recreational facilities to maintain discipline and ensure safety.
    2. Organize, lead, and promote interest in recreational activities such as arts, crafts, sports, games, camping, and hobbies.
    3. Greet new arrivals to activities, introducing them to other participants, explaining facility rules, and encouraging participation.
    4. Confer with management to discuss and resolve participant complaints.
    5. Explain principles, techniques, and safety procedures to participants in recreational activities, and demonstrate use of materials and equipment.
    6. Complete and maintain time and attendance forms and inventory lists.
    7. Encourage participants to develop their own activities and leadership skills through group discussions.
    8. Meet with staff to discuss rules, regulations, and work-related problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Marketing


Day Camp Counselor III Resume

Objective : A quick learner with a special interest in construction work akin to residential and commercial buildings. Possess a positive attitude with a safety conscious mind targeted at carrying out construction activities in a secure manner. Familiar with construction protocols, tools and materials and equipment.

Skills : Inventory Management, Data Input, Microsoft Programs, Basic Labor, 120+ Wpm Typist, Communication And Cooperation Skills, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Implemented daily schedule, assisted in directing and supervising of children in both spontaneous and planned activities.
    2. Held responsibility for the care and safety of children under my supervision.
    3. Trained young campers in proper horse safety regulations and riding techniques.
    4. Assisted in up-keeping of safe and enjoyable environment for children around horses.
    5. Succeeded in establishing long-term connections with campers and parents, ensuring campers returning the following years.
    6. Created a fun experience for the children to remember in later years.
    7. Maintained flow and harmony between children and adults.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Day Camp Counselor/Director Resume

Summary : Service-focused professional and a friendly team player with a knack for building productive relationships. Positive and cheerful Active listener Exceptional organizational skills Reliable Excellent communication skills Approachable Worked with special-needs children.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Coordinated field trips to local parks, fire stations and zoos.
    2. Organized activities that developed children's physical, emotional and social growth.
    3. Redirected children to encourage safe, positive behaviors.
    4. Helped facilitate indoor and outdoor play, parent-teacher conferences and keeping the classroom clean.
    5. Physically and verbally interacted with children throughout the day.
    6. Made nutritious snacks and meals for around thirty to forty children.
    7. Monitored children's play activities to verify safety and wellness.
    8. Taught children personal care behaviors, including toilet training and feeding.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Day Camp Counselor III Resume

Summary : To join a company that offers me a stable position, positive atmosphere, and inspires me to enhance my skills in the retail industry.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Brand Management, Social Media Management, Excel, Brand Development, Powerpoint, Graphic Design, Customer Service, Writing, Blogging, Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Followed camp rules and regulations pertaining to smoking, use of alcoholic beverages, and use of drugs.
    2. Encouraged respect for personal property, camp equipment, and facilities.
    3. Maintained good public relations with campers' parents.
    4. Guided unit groups and individual campers in participating successfully in all aspects of camp activities.
    5. Instructed campers in emergency procedures such as fire drills, evacuating the building, etc.
    6. Helped campers plan their participation in camp-wide programs, special events, and activities, as assigned.
    7. Assisted in teaching or leading an activity, as assigned.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Day Camp Counselor/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Able to motivate, organize and lead groups to complete objectives and tasks efficiently in a timely manner. Outstanding verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate and interact with individuals of diverse and varied ethnicities and cultural backgrounds.

Skills : Python, Java, Ruby on Rails, C++, Git, Microsoft Office, HTML, CSS.

Description :

    1. Provide a safe, clean, and healthy environment for the campers assigned to the group.
    2. Provide supervision and guidance, ensuring all have a joyful and beneficial experience.
    3. Teach assigned activities, motivating campers to participate in organized, safe, and fun activities.
    4. Communicate any concerns, or problems relating to campers or facility, to immediate supervisor.
    5. Take steps to correct poor behavior and refer problems to your supervisor when necessary.
    6. Recognize and acknowledge good behavior throughout the day and notify supervisor/parents of any camper's consistent good or poor behavior.
    7.  Interacted with the kids well and helped them whenever they needed something.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Day Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Reliable and adaptable worker with aa stellar customer service ethic. Seeking employment with a company where I can use my talents and skills to grow and expand the company. Multitasker with abilities to handle a number of workplace responsibilities with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Inventory Management, Data Input, Microsoft Programs, Basic Labor, 120+ wpm Typist, Communication and Cooperation Skills, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Planned and implemented program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate and consistent with YMCA core values.
    2. Facilitated both formal and informal play in an outdoor environment.
    3. Adhered to program standards including safety and cleanliness standards.
    4. Maintained the program site and equipment, assists with the set-up and breakdown of activity centers and cleaning of the program area.
    5. Maintained positive relations with children, parents, and other staff.
    6. Made sound decisions in alignment with YMCA and state standards.
    7. Cleaned the bathrooms, the work areas for the children and swept the floors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Education

Day Camp Counselor/Executive Resume

Summary : To join a company that offers me a stable position, positive atmosphere, and inspires me to enhance my skills in the retail industry.

Skills : Case Management, Customer Service, Child Care.

Description :

    1. Coordinated activities and supervised children ages 4 to 12.
    2. Collaborated with peers to design and implement safe and fun group activities.
    3. Provided first aid and ensured health and safety regulations.
    4. Addressed issues and concerns of campers and parents.
    5. Responsible for the personal care, safety, and discipline of the children.
    6. Maintained records and documentation such as incident reports, daily attendance, and logbook.
    7. Taught junior camp counselors the importance of safety, teamwork, and punctuality in a camp environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Art

Day Camp Counselor III Resume

Summary : Interest in children, education, and social services. Seeking an opportunity to gain experience working with children/youth in a school/professional setting.

Skills : Communications, Documentation, Typing.

Description :

    1. Organize and lead small and large groups of children.
    2. Direct and assist in the planning and implementing of daily activities.
    3. Supervise and ensure that children are being safe at all times.
    4. Identify and respond to camper behavior issues.
    5. Work with the children to set up and accomplish goals.
    6. Communicate and maintain a positive relationship with the parents.
    7. Report any incidents to supervisors and parents.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Day Camp Counselor Resume

Summary : Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in growing key customer relationships. Represents establishment with friendly, professional demeanor at all times. Detail orientated, determined Eagle Scout.

Skills : Cashier, Watching kids.

Description :

    1. Enforce rules and regulations of recreational facilities to maintain discipline and ensure safety.
    2. Administer first aid according to prescribed procedures, and notify emergency medical personnel when necessary.
    3. Organize, lead, and promote interest in recreational activities such as arts, crafts, sports, games, camping, and hobbies.
    4. Greet new arrivals to activities, introducing them to other participants, explaining facility rules, and encouraging participation.
    5. Assisted with special events ie: concerts, holiday events.
    6. Maintained professional communication with supervisors, co-workers, and parents.
    7. Greet parents for pick up times; make sure all paper work that was needed was available.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Management