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Camp Counselor

St. Louis Science Center
St Louis, MO 63110
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    201208180
Do you want to be in an environment where guests are having fun playing games, experiencing virtual reality, gazing at the stars in the universe, experiencing world-class exhibitions, AND watching great movies? Then the Saint Louis Science Center is for you. Our team members create memorable moments for our guests and you can be part of that as Camp Counselor.

Summer STEAM Camp offers campers unique interactive learning experiences to develop their interest and passion for science. Whether learning about astronomy, paleontology, robotics, or game design, our counselors inspire the discovery of new facts, the use of new tools, and pose interesting questions. Our camp also helps campers gain valuable process skills that support their STEAM career aspirations. Our team aims to provide a welcoming and engaging learning environment that ignites and sustains critical thinking and creative problem solving throughout the summer.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Ability to problem solve, make informed and level-headed decisions in a dynamic environment.
  • Self-motivated to work flexibly, creatively, and professionally as part of a team.
  • Demonstrate exceptional oral skills in the facilitation of STEAM programming with the ability to adapt to diverse environments, events, and audiences.
  • Demonstrate a friendly, positive, and professional image to campers, parents, guests, and other staff.
  • Engage students in meaningful lessons/activities by facilitating predeveloped STEAM lesson plans.
  • Display comfort in interactions with people of diverse ages, cultures, ability levels, and backgrounds.
  • Schedule: Must be available to work 20 hours per week, Monday-Friday from May 22nd to August 1, 2023. No Exceptions. (Camp is not held the week of 4th of July.)
  • Other duties as assigned.
Physical Demands:
  • Must be able to provide close supervision of campers ranging in age from 5-11, throughout various locations in the Science Center.
  • Must be able to respond quickly and effectively to directions involving emergencies or other safety-sensitive situations.
  • May be subject to large crowds and loud noises for prolonged periods of time.
  • Will need to transport campers' supplies (up to 40 pounds), to various locations in the Science Center daily.


  • HS diploma or equivalent required.
  • College course work in a relevant Science, Informal Education, Museum Studies, or child development preferred.
  • 1-2 years of summer camp counselor experience or experience teaching and working with children ages 5-11 in either a formal or informal setting required.




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Posted: 2023-01-11 Expires: 2023-02-11

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