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Arts, Culture, and Entertainment
Education K-12

Summer Camp Counselor

Paid30-40 hoursWashington, D.C., PA, NJ, NY, MD10 positions availableSummer

Description

If you believe a job is to inspire and create, smiles are a part of the uniform and don't mind occasionally getting tangled in thread, we need to talk! Join our team as a Summer Arts Counselor in any one of our 30+ locations in DC, MD, NJ, NY, PA and/or VA. There is sure to be a location near you!

The Handwork Studio is where kids learn by making. We pass down the tradition of teaching practical arts, such as knitting, crocheting, hand and machine sewing, embroidery, quilting, fashion, woodworking, baking and crafts, in a fun and inspiring environment.

Requirements

Qualified Candidates Must: -- Be passionate, warm, caring and ultimately, well...happy. Bring excitement to the classroom -- Be high energy; able to sit on the floor and/or stand for an extended period of time -- Enjoy crafting in one or more of the following skills: knitting, crocheting, machine and hand sewing, embroidery, woodworking, baking or fashion design. You do not need to be an expert. We will train you on our methods. -- Enjoy working with youth between the ages of 5-16 years -- Possess infinite patience -- Be neat and organized -- Be willing to work generally Monday-Fridays (approx. 8:00a-4:00p) during the months of June, July and August. This schedule varies slightly based on program and geographic location. To be considered, interested applicants MUST complete an online application at http://www.thehandworkstudio.com/jobs . Here you will find more details about our counselor positions and their applications.