Preschool Camp Assistant Counselor Summer 2023

Rockwern Academy


To support Rockwern Academy’s Early Childhood Education Center’s (ECEC’s) mission by providing a nurturing play-based camp experience to children under 5 years of age; by maintaining open lines of communication with parents, administrators, and other staff and by basing expectations, practice, and behavior in a high degree of professionalism. 

Preschool camp counselors must be at least 18 years of age. Candidates with a teaching degree, or actively pursuing a teaching degree, are preferred. Multiple openings for session three running July 17 – August 4, 2023 (M-F 8:45 AM – 3:15 PM).

Please send a resume and cover letter to Toni Brownell, Director of the Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC) and Camp Director, at


This position reports to the camp director.


  • Help create and maintain a safe, organized, fair, effective, and inviting classroom that reflects the teacher’s mindfulness of students’ physical, social, and intellectual development and needs
  • Assist with classroom behavior in age-appropriate ways
  • Support the camp director as she strives to individualize the camp experience to meet students’ needs
  • Greet children daily as they enter the classroom; demonstrate respect and empathy for all children and parents
  • Joyfully engage in all camper activities, both indoors and outdoors
  • Maintain confidentiality on all levels: children, teachers, parents, and administration
  • Treat children, staff, and parents with respect
  • Demonstrate commitment to teamwork and collegiality by helping others and accepting suggestions for improvement

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