Gardening Specialists

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Bronx House Summer Day Camp is located in Rockland County, Pearl River, NY. The day camp Gardening Specialists will conduct engaging, skill building instruction in gardening. 10:45am-3:45pm, Mon-Fri. This position runs 7 ½ weeks from June 27-August 16.

Qualifications

  • A knowledge base in gardening.
  • Demonstrated skills and competency as an instructor.
  • Understanding of conflict resolution, dedication and mentoring concepts.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong group management skills.
  • Must be a team player.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that age-appropriate activities are implemented for youth, grades K-6.
  • Plan, organize, and oversee gardening activities with the support of unit leaders, group leaders, CITs, volunteers and other specialty staff.
  • Build positive relationships with youth.
  • Encourage youth to actively participate; promote respect and team work.
  • Provide a safe, structured environment for student learning.
  • Attend all required trainings.
  • Maintain and supervise use of all specialty related equipment, reporting necessary maintenance and updates regularly to Director.
  • Report to and provide necessary assistance to Director and Unit Leaders when specialties are not in session.
  • Participating in total camp program including, all-camp events, opening and closing day.

Email resume to leon@bronxhouse.org.

Contact Information

Bronx House Summer Day Camp
Email: leon@bronxhouse.org