Camp Counselor at American Village camps
This camp seeks English language counselors for American and British-themed overnight
Start Dates 2020:
- March 12th, 19th, 26th
- April 23rd, 30th
- May 21
- June 24
- This camp seeks Counsellors for British-themed overnight camps for French children. They hire energetic, creative, initiative-takers who are fluent English speakers and love working with children.
- The camps have been running in France since 1994! English Language Counsellors live at their immersion camps, scattered in the countryside across France.
- They lead activities & English classes for French children between the ages of 7 & 17 years old. Counsellors are responsible for the safety and well-being of the campers under their care.
- The average contract length is 6 – 8 weeks.
- Salary is 1170 euros per month.
- Meals and housing are paid for by the employer.
Salary and Perks:
- A salary for all days worked: 1170 Euros / month.
- Shared dorm-style housing with other counsellors, bedding included.
- Meals included.
- Free laundry services are available at least once a week.
- No fees associated with the obtainment of your temporary work permit.
- Absolutely no application fee to apply to this job.
- All counsellors may request a 50€ defrayal of train travel to their village.
- Accident insurance while working for work-related injuries.
- Multiple camps running simultaneously across France. They pay for any work-related transportation costs if the counsellor changes camps.
- Be a team player, be organised, and be able to disconnect from technology during working hours (no smartphones while with the kids).
- Become receptive to their approach of teaching English through active participation, positive reinforcement and encouragement.
- Have the capability to organise activities: sports, arts and crafts, dance, large scale games, etc.
- Know enough about British history and culture to brainstorm themed activities and skits.
- Be excited about performing in skits, telling stories, leading songs & cheers, etc.
- Have a personal reference ready and be working towards the end of your TEFL course.
- Fluent English.
- TEFL Certificate.
- Required experience: camp counselling, childcare, and/or teaching experience.
- Clear criminal history.
- 20 years old is the minimum age requirement for applying.
- Must be able to enter Schengen Zone as a tourist.
What you need to know:
|Contract Length:||6-8 Week(s)|
|Job Type:||Summer Camp|
|Age Group:||Early Years, Young Learners, Teenagers|
|School Type:||Language School|
|Pay:||€1170 Per Month|
|Start Date:||5th Mar 2020|
|Application Deadline:||19th Mar 2020|
|TEFL Certificate Hours Required||20+ hours|
|Number of Vacancies||30|
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