We are now hiring outdoor educator positions for sessions starting June 1 and ending July 30 at our summer day camp located in metro Atlanta. Alternate start or end dates may be available. Outdoor Educator positions (bachelor’s degree or equivalent extensive camp or outdoor experience) are paid $15 per hour. Junior Outdoor Educator positions are paid $13 per hour. Both earn overtime pay of 1.5x for any hours worked over 40. Substitute positions also are available.
The safety of our campers and employees is our top priority, and we have operated safely in limited numbers during the pandemic since June 2020 with CDC-recommended protocol in place. Modifications and policies will remain in effect this summer. Check out our website at www.campscene.com, or more about this summer here: https://www.campscene.com/post/registration-for-summer-camp-2021!
Training would be scheduled on planned days the last 2-3 weeks (evenings or weekends) of May, availability dependent. Positions could potentially continue for our after-school camp in August.
Summer day camp is full time Monday through Friday, with hours ranging between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. The camp at our facility has 20 total campers, and our adventure travel camp has 3 buses of 20 campers and 1 bus of 12 campers. Staff ratios are a minimum 1:7 on field trips and 1:10 on site, with additional support. We are currently located across the street from the Avondale MARTA station in east Decatur near Agnes Scott College.
Must be hardworking, love the outdoors and have experience and enjoyment working with youth, ideally in a camp setting
Must undergo background check
Minimum certification is First Aid, CPR/AED. Free certification courses are available for eligible employees in Wilderness First Aid and Lifeguarding with CPR/AED
Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as leadership ability
Must be enthusiastic, confident and comfortable teaching and supervising groups of campers
For adventure travel camp, must be able to competently participate in all activities and lead, as assigned, including river canoeing, kayaking, ziplining, hiking 2+ miles, lake swimming and more
About Camp Scene Environmental Adventures
Camp Scene Environmental Adventures is a top-rated metro Atlanta summer day camp and after-school camp now in our 12th year of operations focused on exploring nature, experiencing environmental education and enjoying adventure outdoors while inspiring curiosity about our world.