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Raleigh Parks - Youth Program Counselor

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Raleigh Parks - Youth Program Counselor
Raleigh Parks and Recreation - Teen Programs

Stop and look no further! This is the perfect position for you if….

You are looking for something fun!
Passionate about making a difference!
Focused on building relationships!
Love to lead!

In this part-time, weekday day only position, counselors will provide support for school aged participants in a fun and active recreational setting. Counselors will lead and participate with youth during passive and active camp games, assisting with homework, and additional program curriculum.

Some of the fun things you will do include:

  • Arts and Crafts

  • Cooking Projects

  • Camp Games

  • Dance, Drama, and Movement

  • Sports Clinics

  • Science and Nature Activities 

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Maintains a positive attitude

  • Provides direction and motivation for participants in the program.

  • Leads and participates in all activities with the participants.

  • Communicate effectively with coworkers and supervisors

  • Monitor participants for safety, and address behavior concerns when necessary.

  • Document and/or relay accident/incident information to the appropriate staff

  • Attend and participate in all required trainings, staff meetings and parent engagements.


Effective and enthusiastic communication
Professional, flexible, mature attitude
Leadership experience 
Enjoys taking initiative 

Prefer candidates pursuing major in Parks and Recreation, Education or related field.
Prefer candidates with experience working with youth or teens in camp, educational or child care program.
$13 per hour
Job Type
Part Time
Raleigh, North Carolina United States
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Desired Start Date
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