Lead Instructor

Lead Instructors design and oversee a camp for which they are an expert in their field. They will have a group of students attending their camp that range in age anywhere from 4 year olds up to 14 year olds, depending on the camp. They are also given the help of a combination of co-instructors, assistant instructors and/ or camp counselors to run their program and the support of the Camps Coordinator, Meaghan D'Abrosca, who handles logistics such as registration, billing, and purchasing materials for the camps. Please read the available positions below, and send a resume and brief cover letter telling us which job you are applying for and why to Meaghan at mdabrosca@lincolnschool.org if you're interested in any of the positions. References may be requested at the time of hire. 

 

Gardens + Greens Camp Afternoon Lead Instructor

Dates and Times

  • Monday - Friday, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm (minus 4th of July)
  • Weeks of 7/5, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8, 8/15, 8/22

Essential Duties

  • Lead a group of maximum 16 students ages 4 - 6
  • Craft an engaging afternoon camp program consisting of things such as water play, gardening, outdoor activities, crafts, reading, etc
  • Contribute to and participate in daily camp activities, check-out, and snack and lunch supervision

Requirements

  • Genuine love and interest in working with children and/or education
  • Ability to maintain an excellent work ethic, a high level of energy and enthusiasm each day
  • Flexibility to meet changing needs and demands while balancing multiple tasks efficiently 
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a team, with an openness to feedback and a desire to grow professionally
  • A great communicator with families and guardians 
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by the start of camp to ensure staff and campers are as safe and healthy as possible and to comply with enhanced health and safety protocols  

Experience & Education 

  • College degree preferred but not required
  • Preferred experience with the age group you will be leading
  • Experience working in a camp or enrichment program setting a plus

 

STEAMx Camp Lead Instructor (3 openings)

Dates and Times

  • Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Weeks of 8/1 (Space Exploration week), 8/8 (LEGO Inventors week), 8/15 (Magnets + Electricity week)

Essential Duties

  • Prepare for and teach three rotations of STEAMx curriculum per day in a single content area or any combination of science, technology, engineering, art, or math (depending on your area of expertise) to groups of about 20 campers, typically repeating the lesson with age appropriate modifications to three different age groups (K-2, 3-5, and 6-8)
  • Maintain safe environments for all campers and provide leadership and camp spirit to all campers
  • Contribute to and participate in daily camp activities, check-in and check-out, and snack/ lunch supervision

Requirements

  • Genuine love and interest in working with children and/or education
  • Ability to maintain an excellent work ethic, a high level of energy and enthusiasm each day
  • Flexibility to meet changing needs and demands while balancing multiple tasks efficiently 
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a team, with an openness to feedback and a desire to grow professionally
  • A great communicator with families and guardians 
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by the start of camp to ensure staff and campers are as safe and healthy as possible and to comply with enhanced health and safety protocols  

Experience & Education 

  • College degree preferred but not required
  • Preferred experience with elementary and/ or middle school aged children
  • Experience working in a camp or enrichment program setting a plus

 

Lincoln School is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Members of underrepresented groups and all persons committed to culturally responsive teaching are strongly encouraged to apply. Lincoln School values having diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from people of color, women, and people who are multilingual and share our commitment to educating girls to fearlessly embrace the opportunities and responsibilities of full citizenship in a complex world.