Summer Camp Coordinator

    • Categories:

    • Non-Licensed

    • Grades:

    • Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

    • Submitted Date:




    • Contact:

      Sam O'Brien
      Head of School

  • To apply for this job, please contact the person above directly.

Job Description

The Summer Camp Coordinator works under the Head of School to coordinate summer camp programs for ages 6-15. The Camp Coordinator is a part time, 10-15 hour weekly position from January through May. Beginning in June and lasting through mid-summer it is a 40-hour full time position working Monday-Friday. A few evenings and weekends are required. The Summer Camp Coordinator is the main communication and administrative lead regarding Summer Camp programming at Great River School. This person will assist in program development, marketing, accounting, logistics, and supervision of participating teachers and students.

Develop and distribute marketing materials including brochure
Set up and track registrations and billing
Collaborate with Head of School to hire staff
Oversee curriculum design for camps
Create systems and support structures for schedules, attendance, and logistics
Manage and order supplies
Schedule buses and organize trips
Order supplies
Ensure smooth camp operations daily
Arrange for substitute teachers and lunch coverage and provide backup supervision as needed
Additional duties as assigned


Desired Qualifications:

Professional demeanor with staff, students and families
Strong communication skills
Extremely organized and detail oriented
Experience managing staff
Confidence as a leader
Ability to think proactively
Ability to problem solve and think creatively
Experience working with children age 6-15 in a camp setting
Experience planning curriculum
Interest in Montessori and Great River’s core values
Degree in Education, Administration, or related field

Institution Description

Great River School is committed to Montessori pedagogy for all levels of the school and has an excellent reputation as a Montessori Public Charter School. The school began in 2004 with the vision to serve adolescents from grades 7-12. Great River School has grown as a Montessori presence in the Twin Cities area, now encompassing a 1st-6th year student elementary population.

Application Instructions/Comments

Candidates should send a letter, resume, and three professional references who can speak to the qualifications above to:
Sam O’Brien
Head of School

  • To apply for this job, please contact the person above directly.