Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume Samples

A Volunteer Camp Counselor is the primary caregiver for each camper. The person works closely with the camp dean and site director and helps in the teaching, planning, and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal and spiritual growth and daily living skills. Essential job duties associated with the post are listed on the Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume as – assisting in the direction, supervision, and organization of campers in the living unit, within activities and throughout the camp in order to meet the intended camper outcomes; assuring campers are properly supervised at all times, participating in the development and implementation of program activities for campers, and participating in all program areas as assigned.

The strongest resume for this job should mention the following skills and abilities – a commitment to the mission and values of the management, the ability to interact with all age levels, the ability to accept supervision and guidance, good character, strong understanding of the development needs of youth, and knowledge and skills in designated camp program areas. To the minimum, a high school diploma or GED is required.

Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume example

Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Team-oriented Volunteer Camp Counselor professional with an established strong track record of building solid relationships with patients, co-workers, administration and local agencies. Air Force trained as an accomplished surgical technologist, with extensive experience in high intensity surgical situations at a level one trauma facility.

Skills : Operating Room Technologist, Medical Terminology, Hipaa Compliance, Care Giver.

Description :

    1. Did a lot of things as a volunteer at Kid's College Accomplishments I have had the privilege of impacting the kids there in a way that was really powerful.
    2. Demonstrated punctuality and patience.
    3. Learned that patience is key to success at Kid's College.
    4. Learned that being punctual is really respectful to your bosses.
    5. Created art projects for children Watched children at swimming pool.
    6. Assisted during field trips Assisted with special events.
    7. Designed creative games and activities to keep children engaged.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Objective is to earn a job position that improves my communication skills and team work experience. It is my desire to understand what I have to gain by working in an environment that requires me to think and act rapidly and depend on my problem solving and organization skills to resolve conflict.

Skills : Planning, Camp Counsellor.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all students participating in dodge ball, attendance, and supervising students Bus monitor.
    2. Responsible for the behavior and safety of students on bus.
    3. Coordinated student participation for events, supervised activities, and scheduled various staff and parents for discussions with freshman students.
    4. Led and participated in a service trip with students.
    5. Led discussions about PREP culture and answer questions the freshmen have about different subject areas.
    6. Participated in teambuilding activities to properly prepare for incoming freshman.
    7. Informed incoming freshmen about important rules and policies Varsity bowling team member Participate in all games during the season.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MA


Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Volunteer Camp Counselor with 8 years of experience in assisting with controlling campers and group to ensure campers is safe and well behaved, Dealing with discipline problems based on given guidelines, Keeping Senior Counselor informed of all concerns, Following the weekly-prepared schedule to ensure that all campers participate in all activities, Filling free time with activities appropriate for the group, and also Actively participate and assist in leading in opening and closing ceremonies daily.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, Food Handling.

Description :

    1. Assisted children with developmental delays in completing art projects and daily living tasks.
    2. Facilitated social interactions between children with social skill deficits and typically developing peers.
    3. Set up and cleanned up camp activities.
    4. Followed lesson plans designed by a board certified behavior analyst & speech-language pathologist, etc.
    5. Helped children with special needs and developmental delays are an accomplishment alone.
    6. Used Organizing, planning, adapting curriculum and activities.
    7. Managed and oversaw children's activities in the absence of parents.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Volunteer Camp Counselor with experience working with both adults and children affected by physical and/or intellectual disabilities, Adepting at maintaining friendly and professional relationships with coworkers, supervisors, and residents, Soliding understanding of skills procedures while preserving the comfort and privacy of the resident.

Skills : Experienced MS Windows, MAC user, Document Control/Organizational Skills, Child Care, Excellent with People Quick Learner Team Player Photography.

Description :

    1. Had to balance order between campers and keep them in line and on schedule.
    2. Had a positive response from the campers and the other counselors making friends with almost everyone I worked with.
    3. Used I had to show leadership and do tedious tasks involving general labor.
    4. Had to be a positive role-model and step in where a conflict presented itself.
    5. Set up critical thinking activities for campers ages 8-17.
    6. Ensured campers arrived to all activities and meals on time for the entire week.
    7. Clarified any concepts from activities that were unclear.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS

Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : To obtain an opportunity to study education or child development so I can get a teacher certification degree to acquire a career in primary teaching, Act as a role model to campers at all times, Exhibiting good judgement, enthusiasm for the activities and strong awareness of safety, Communicating with parents about campers experiences.

Skills : Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio.

Description :

    1. Played games, watched movies, and kept the children focused.
    2. Ran errands for the staff as needed.
    3. Monitored groups of 7 or more children on weekly field trips to the zoo, Water Park, and skating rink.
    4. Made sure campers were dropped off and picked up safely.
    5. Helped prepare the food, set the food out so the children can get their food, I cleaned dishes and counters.
    6. Organized the serving line so there wasn't any type of cluttering of people or messes.
    7. Looked after and cared for a group of approximately 20 children enrolled in a summer youth day camp.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Volunteer Camp Counselor is working with other staff and unit directors/program director to develop a full recreational and educational program each session, assisting in the development and implementation of special programs as assigned by the Program Director, attending all weekly camp staff meetings and participate in all extra meetings as needed.

Skills : Applied Behavioral Analysis, Talent Development, Teamwork, Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Google Platform, Inventory, Leadership, Sales, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Followed all safety procedures to maintain a secure atmosphere.
    2. Escorted children on outings to parks and lakes.
    3. Organised and led a variety of small and large group activities.
    4. Identified and responded to camper behavior issues.
    5. Encouraged respect for personal property, camp equipment and facilities.
    6. Set a good example for campers in all areas, including cleanliness, punctuality, clean-up chores, rules, and sportsmanship.
    7. Guided campers in participating successfully in all aspects of camp activities Skills Used Problem solving ability - Innovative thinker.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Psychology

Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

Objective : Volunteer Camp Counselor is Attending any overnight when needed as decided upon by any Unit Director, Camp Director, or Program Director, Attending any family night planned and one carnival night as planned, Communicating with Unit Director, Camp Director, or Program Director of issues that arise in their specific area.

Skills : Laboratory, Childhood Care, Bart ending, Statistical Anaysis, Scientific Writing.

Description :

    1. Answered phone and routed calls to appropriate personnel.
    2. Filed registration and personal paperwork.
    3. Distributed breakfast and lunch to camp children.
    4. Maintained sign in and sign out logs for parent pick-up.
    5. Enforced social skills in children by playing games and using talking points.
    6. Worked with children age 7-13 who had recently lost a loved one Provided support and facilitated healing through bereavement counselling.
    7. Assisted with controlling campers and group to ensure campers is safe and well behaved. 
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

            Summary : Act in a Volunteer Camp Counselor professional manner at all times including personal appearance, speech, and interaction with campers, their families, and other staff, understanding that you are part of a team that is responsible for a group of campers and that your plans should be implemented in such a way that your campers receive a fun, meaningful, and safe experience.

            Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Management, Retail.

            Description :

              1. Dealed with discipline problems based on given guidelines. Keep Senior Counselor informed of all concerns.
              2. Followed the weekly-prepared schedule to ensure that all campers participate in all activities. 
              3. Filled free time with activities appropriate for the group.
              4. Actively participated and assist in leading in opening and closing ceremonies daily.
              5. Acted as a role model to campers at all times. 
              6. Exhibited good judgement, enthusiasm for the activities and strong awareness of safety.
              7. Communicated with parents about campers experiences.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  Diploma In Social Work

                  Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

                  Objective : Volunteer Camp Counselor with 2+ years of experience in Supporting the Mission, Vision and Direction of the YMCA: Understands and supports the mission of the YMCA; displays the YMCA values; displays flexibility and accepts changes; is willing to try new methods and make suggestions; showing a strong commitment to the YMCA; conveying enthusiasm for the YMCA and his/her work.

                  Skills : Recreation Training, Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center, Food Handlers Training, Snohomish Health District.

                  Description :

                    1. Delivered interpretive programs to participants of all ages in a variety of contexts.
                    2. Distributed interpretive publications.
                    3. Led educational and recreational hikes, canoe and kayak trips plus programs for park visitors and/or summer camps.
                    4. Developed new games and activities.
                    5. Ensured a fun, educational and safe environment for children.
                    6. Assisted with First-Aid duties.
                    7. Supervised and mentored summer camp team.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      2-5 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Executive
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      Master's In History

                                      Volunteer Camp Counselor Resume

                                      Objective : Volunteer Camp Counselor is responsible, dedicated, and results-oriented achiever and advocate promoting senior independence and quality care, seeks a position in the field of Human Services, Builds Community: Understands and embraces the role of volunteers; helping members and participants make connections to others and to the YMCA; practising effective relationship-building techniques; supporting the role of fund-raising in achieving the YMCA mission.

                                      Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office, Computer Skills.

                                      Description :

                                        1. Led lessons, games, activities, crafts and hikes.
                                        2. Created my own games and activities.
                                        3. Advised and ensured the safety of the campers.
                                        4. Performed the duties of a day camp counselor while my children attended camp.
                                        5. Volunteered as a camp counselor for kids 6-18 years old who have a sibling or parent with cancer.
                                        6. Helped them with camp activities such as zip lining, swimming, and dancing.
                                        7. Led daily summer camper activities, such as teaching, crafts, games, etc.
                                                Years of Experience
                                                Experience
                                                2-5 Years
                                                Experience Level
                                                Level
                                                Junior
                                                Education
                                                Education
                                                Associate's