Camp Leader

Camp Leader Position Description

Overview

The Educational Summer Camp 2017 is organized by the American University in Bulgaria for high school students 14-18 years of age who have intermediate or higher level of knowledge of the English language. The program aims at developing and improving the English language conversational skills of the students while gaining or improving skills in other areas of study. The camp is international; it usually gathers students from 10 to 15 countries, including Bulgaria, Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Spain, France, Kazakhstan, Albania, and others.

Additional information is available at:

https://www.aubg.edu/camp

The camp currently offers courses in: Business, Drama, Journalism, Computer Skills, Career Orientation, Communication Skills and Leadership Skills.

General Description:

Assists the Camp Director in creating the entire Schedule for the 3 weeks of the camp.Together with the Camp Director plans a Camp Staff training and orientation.Supervises the Teacher and Counsellor staff.Serves as a resource to Teachers and Counsellors in class management and behavior concerns issues.Maintains a record of inappropriate behavior, violations of Camp Rules, lateness and absences from classes.  Communicates consistently and regularly with the Camp Director and AUBG Residence Life staff regarding the above mentioned concerns and responds to concerning student behaviors.Assists in enforcing university and camp policy.Responds to emergencies as appropriate.Runs daily operations of camp for the duration of camp.Holds regular staff meetings with Teachers and Counsellors regarding the planning and organization of the camp activities.Other duties, as assigned by the Camp Director.

Compensation:  Room, board and a stipend of 800 BGN for the duration of the camp.

Desired Skills and Experience: Excellent command of English; university diploma; good interpersonal skills; excellent communication and leadership skills; previous teaching experience and supervision or management experience– strongly desired.

To apply:

Please send a resume/CV and a cover letter to Radosveta Miltcheva at rmiltcheva@aubg.edu. Review of applications will begin in February 2017.

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