Overview

The Metropolis School of the Performing Arts is seeking enthusiastic Camp Counselors for our 2019 Summer Performance Camp programs. Metropolis’ summer performance camps consist of ten different camps with 3 different age/grade levels. Little Lights Up campers are ages 4-5, Lights Up campers are grades 1-3, and Curtains Up campers are grades 4-8.

 

KEY DUTIES

Our counselors agree to work directly with the campers, consistently providing for their safety and maintaining discipline in a warm, nurturing environment.   Counselors agree to engage in ALL activities, including assisting in learning music, choreography, blocking, and lines. Counselors will be assigned to one specific camp level, either Little Lights Up, Lights Up, or Curtains Up.

 

Counselors are also required to supervise our Additional Care Program. Before Care is from 7:30am until the start of camp, After Care is 12:30pm-3:30pm, and Extended Care is 3:30pm-5:30pm. SOPA Education Production and Camp Coordinator will determine each counselor’s schedule based on needs and availability.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

–          Must be at least 18 years old or have graduated high school.

–          Must have interest in the performing arts and working with children.

–        Previous experience in either field is highly preferred.

–          Ability to collaborate with other counselors and staff in fast-paced environment.

–          Highly organized, independent, and able to take direction.

–          Positive, motivated, flexible and easy-going disposition.

 

GENERAL DATES & HOURS

Monday through Friday

June 10th through August 17th

Performances on certain Fridays and Saturdays.

 

Little Lights Up: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lights Up: 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Curtains Up: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

Please visit metropolisarts.com/sopa for the application and a specific camp and performance schedule.

Instructions to Apply:

Please email the finished application (found at metropolisarts.com/sopa), resume and cover letter (Microsoft Word Document or PDF files only) to Nick Brandt, SOPA Education Production and Camp Coordinator, at nbrandt@metropolisarts.com. Please reference “Summer Camp Counselor” in the email subject. No phone calls.

Pay Range: Hourly compensation