The MYCC Summer Camp STEAM Teacher will be responsible for the day-to-day arts and crafts activities for all campers. This includes daily area preparations (including supplies) and making sure their camp counselors are fully equipped during their arts and crafts projects. STEAM Teachers will be provided with a schedule of daily arts and crafts activities by their location’s supervisor prior to the start of the camp. Alternatively, the STEAM Teacher is welcome to implement their own ideas as long as they adhere to the daily Islamic theme, and is approved by the Board of Directors prior to the start of camp. They will report daily to Camp Supervisors. Teachers must also maintain a positive Islamic environment among their staff and campers. This is a paid position.
Bring and take art supplies daily, making sure to have the supplies needed for the day.
Ensure counselors are fully equipped during arts and crafts projects.
Prepare designated camp area with arts and crafts supplies for each day.
Manage arts and crafts by keeping track of inventory and any other needs on a daily basis.
Overlook arts and crafts activities and respond to any needs of camp counselors and/or campers.
Assume responsibility for maintaining standard first aid supplies.
Staff must arrive 30 minutes prior to camp and leave 30 minutes after camp.
Strength and endurance to maintain supervision of camp counselors, interns, and campers during arts and crafts.
Ability to communicate and provide necessary instruction to staff.
Ability to relate to staff and campers in a positive Islamic manner.
Ability to assist staff and campers in an emergency.
Must be enthusiastic, vocal, and energized and keep campers engaged at all times.
Must be able to work well in an ambiguous and changing environment.
Must be goal oriented and self-managing.
Must be a team player and have the ability to align their work to the overall MYCC strategy.
A background in arts and a specialization in elementary or early childhood education preferred.
Note: Staff will receive discounted rate for their children who are registering in MYCC Summer Camp.