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Camp, Support Staff 

Category Camp/Afterschool  
Description

WHO WE ARE:

Easterseals UCP provides meaningful and exceptional services so that children, adults, and families living with disabilities and/or mental health challenges can live, learn, work, and play in their community. 

For 64 transformative summers, Camp Easterseals UCP has provided quality recreational and therapeutic camp programming in the beautiful countryside of New Castle, Virginia. There, children and adults with disabilities are able to experience all the outdoors has to offer including horseback riding, canoeing, swimming, arts and crafts, ziplining and campfires thanks to an amazing group of dedicated team members.

Camp Easterseals is seeking dynamic, adventure minded staff to provide food and laundry service this summer. If you are seeking not only a job opportunity, but also a purpose, we have the position for you.     

POSITION SUMMARY:

Camp support staff are responsible assisting in dining hall duties and ensuring laundry is done regularly.

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Set tables and serve meals.
  • Wash dishes and clean the dining hall.
  • Serve daily snacks and clean up afterwards.
  • Daily cleaning and restocking of the dining hall and dining hall bathrooms.
  • Assist with food preparation.
  • Collect laundry from cabins.
  • Wash, dry and fold camp participant laundry as well as linens, towels, etc. including soiled laundry.
  • Keep laundry building neat an organized including sweeping and removing lint traps daily.
  • Show and encourage respect for personal property, camp equipment and facilities.

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  • Room and board as well as meals during your time at camp.
  • A biweekly salary.
  • A beautiful and peaceful work environment.
  • A team of camp leadership prepared to offer guidance and support.
  • Invaluable experience learning about and providing support for individuals with disabilities.
  • The opportunity for personal growth and satisfaction in being a part of something that is truly meaningful.
 
Position Requirements

YOU ARE A GREAT MATCH IF YOU:

  • Enjoy spending time and participating in activities outdoors.
  • Believe with the right support, people with disabilities can live, work, and contribute to their communities.
  • Have a deep commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity.
  • Enjoy learning with and from others.
  • Value being part of a collaborative team.

 WHAT WE REQUIRE:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age; high school diploma or GED preferred.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective communication and active listening skills including the ability to understand and speak English.
  • The ability to reason, think critically and creatively to solve problems.
  • The physical ability to wash dishes, assist with meal preparation, lift, carry and fold laundry.
  • The visual and auditory ability to follow directions and perform essential functions.
  • Enthusiasm, creativity and a sense of humor
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Seasonal  
Shift -not applicable-  
Position Recreation Paraprofessional  
Division Camp  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Location New Castle  
About the Organization Easterseals UCP has been part of the fabric of North Carolina and Virginia for 75 years. We started in counties all over NC and VA filling gaps and addressing the needs of children and adults with disabilities. Our legacy organizations Easterseals NC, United Cerebral Palsy NC, and Easterseals Virginia joined forces as Easterseals UCP to intentionally work side-by-side with more than 20,000 individuals and their families, providing the broad network of services and support they need to achieve better days. Today we are affiliated with both Easterseals, Inc. and United Cerebral Palsy Inc.

Our mission is to create opportunities, promote individual choice, and change the lives of children and adults with disabilities by maximizing their individual potential to live, learn, work and play in their communities.
 
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
SuperVFlg None Specified 

HoursPerWk None Specified 


This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://EasterSealsUCP.appone.com



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