About Alfred State College:
Nestled in a beautiful valley in the western Southern Tier of New York State, Alfred State College has a long tradition of attracting the finest faculty and staff and offers outstanding educational opportunities in more than 70 programs. Project-based learning is a cornerstone of our Alfred State culture. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think.
The Alfred State Summer Sports Festival has part-time temporary employment opportunities during the camp dates starting June 30th running through July 25th. COLLEGE CAMP ASSISTANTS are temporary, casual positions; working with campers in small groups as a group leader, assistant group leaders, or assistant; may develop and conduct special activities for campers, such as educational and recreational programs.
The following positions are available:
1. Arts & Crafts Instructor
2. Sports Counselors
3. Learn to Swim Instructors
4. Life Guards
5. Water Safety Instructor
Supervise and assist campers in educational and recreational activities; ensure the safe arrival and departure of campers; escort campers to and from all scheduled activities; assist program staff in conducting various events; ensure campers eat lunch, maintain proper hydration, and apply insect repellent and sun screen. When assigned as group leaders or assistant group leader, supervise junior staff members, ensuring that they follow all schedules and camp safety guidelines; plan and conduct educational or recreational programs for campers, ensuring availability of materials and equipment; and coordinate or assist with sports competitions or camp productions.
Applicants must be a high school or college student with a GED or high school diploma. Experience work with school age children is a plus, specialized health and safety certifications may be required for certain positions.
The Life Guards and the Water Safety Instructor positions must have CPR, First Aid and life guard certificate. Applicants with prior recreational/camp experience will be given preference.
Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.
All applicants are subject to drug and criminal background checks.
Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at http://www.alfredstate.edu/student-services/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report. Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.
Interested applicants will need to provide a cover letter of interest including the position you are most interested in applying for.