Camp Assistant


Posted by OMA on 03/19/2019

Camp Assistant
Discovery Lab - Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:

The Camp Assistant will assist the Museum Educator in teaching hands on STEM/Health & Wellness classes to children at the Discovery Lab. The camp assistant will help teach children to be innovative, creative, critical thinkers, problem solvers, communicators, and collaborators.

Participate in programs/initiatives to enhance corporate culture, such as:

  • Working effectively with and supporting volunteers throughout the organization
  • Supporting TCM’s Total Guest Experience (TGE)/Customer Service mission & objectives in daily job performance, including diversity initiatives 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in delivering STEM/Health & Wellness classes to children ages 4-12
  • Provides lunch coverage for the museum educator
  • Assist in coverage for before/after care

This position is hourly 

This position is special project

Working Conditions

  • Physical Demands: 20 % Sitting   70 % Standing   10% Lifting/Carrying/Pushing/Pulling   20   Pounds   

Secondary Functions:

  • Maintains a safe and secure environment for students, museum guests and staff.
  • Maintains appearance of TCM’s program materials and props.
  • Assumes tasks and responsibilities as assigned by the Program Manger.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Requirements:

  • Follow basic instructions
  • Build relationships with children.
  • Professional communication and conduct
  • Recognize and respond appropriately to safety and security issues

Preferences:

  • Attention to detail
  • Effective organizational, analytical and problem solving skills

Education & Work Experience:

Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum 3 years of high school experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

Preferences:

  • Experience working with kids
  • Experience working in a camp setting

Additional Requirements/Preferences; Including Licenses and Certifications:

Requirements:

  • Follows TCM’s employee handbook.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Reliable means of transportation.
  • Pre-employment and/or pre-duty checks, such as criminal background check, reference checks, American Camp Association (ACA) background checks (& on annual basis), requirements in the MVR Policy including passing Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) check and Alcohol & Drug Test for non-CDL Drivers Policy, including pre-duty drug test

 

To be considered for any available position at Discovery Lab, please complete the following online Employment Application form, and submit with a cover letter and resume by email to [email protected] or deliver/mail to: Tulsa Children’s Museum Discovery Lab | 560 N. Maybelle Ave. | Tulsa, OK 74127.  No phone calls please.


Note: This position description is representative of the major position requirements and is not intended to be all-inclusive.