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Camp Counselor: Summer Day Camp

Join us this summer for one of the most rewarding jobs you will ever have by making a difference in the lives of campers living with disabilities. Camp Lily is an innovative and exciting camp in two locations: Berks County and the Lehigh Valley. Campers participate in diverse activities from 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday for six weeks, July 5 - August 12.

We are in search of exceptional people to work and serve on this year's summer staff. Camp Counselors assist the Camp Director in implementing the curriculum, and supervise campers ages 8-21 to ensure sure they learn, have fun, and stay safe. The job duties of a Camp Counselor include planning activities, educating children and teenagers, and being prepared to address behavioral issues. Being reliable and capable of building good relationships with individuals with disabilities are two essential traits of an Easterseals Camp Counselor.

Requirements: All camp staff must have proof of a COVID vaccination; 2 years working in either a classroom or camp setting preferred; driver's License; desire to work with children and young adults with disabilities and other special needs; high school diploma, some college preferred.

Paid camp staff orientation takes place the week of June 27. Pay rate: $13.00 per hour. EOE

For more information or to apply, contact Cynthia Phillips by email or phone 610-289-0114 x229.

Camp Counselor: Growing Green (overnight camp in the Poconos)

Do you love the outdoors? Would you like to be part of a camping experience for children and young adults with disabilities? If so, join us at camp this summer and make a difference in the lives of our campers!

Easterseals Camp Growing Green is an innovative and exciting camp located on the campus of the Pocono Environmental Education Center in Dingmans Ferry, PA. In this beautiful setting, you will support the needs of campers for six weeks (July 3 - August 12). Counselors attend orientation the week prior to camp. Weekly camp sessions run Sunday through Friday. Lodging and meals provided. Pay: $520 per week.

We are in search of exceptional men and women to assist the Camp Director in implementing the curriculum, and supervise campers ages 10 to adult to make sure they learn, have fun, and stay safe. The job duties of a Camp Counselor include planning activities, educating children and young adults, and being prepared to address behavioral issues. Being reliable and capable of building good relationships with individuals with disabilities are two essential traits of an Easterseals Camp Counselor.

Requirements: All camp staff must have proof of a COVID vaccination; 2 years working in either a classroom or camp setting preferred; driver's license; desire to work with children and young adults with disabilities and other special needs; high school diploma, some college preferred. EOE

For more information or to apply, contact Cynthia Phillips by email or phone 610-289-0114 x229.

Community Based Direct Support Professional

Do you enjoy helping others reach their full potential? Join us as a Community Based DSP and make a lasting impact in the lives of our consumers in the Lehigh Valley or Berks County.

Easterseals Community Based DSPs play an integral role by supporting people with disabilities in a variety of community activities. This interaction assists in the development of meaningful social and job connections in the lives of individuals with disabilities. You will work one-on-one with individuals with special needs to achieve success in volunteer activities (food bank, animal shelters, libraries, etc.), recreational opportunities (art classes, cooking lessons, etc.) and career exploration (resume preparation, etc.). A High School Diploma and prior experience supporting people with disabilities along with the ability to work in various community settings is required. You must be able to work a flexible schedule, have a valid driver’s license and have the use of a personal vehicle to transport consumers (mileage is reimbursed). Starting wage is $14 per hour. An additional $250 bonus is available at one-year of employment. For more information about this position, contact Cynthia Phillips by email or phone at 610-289-0114 x229.

Early Intervention Therapists

We have a robust Early Intervention program serving families across seven counties. Our independent contractors enjoy competitive rates, flexible scheduling, weekly reimbursement, superior administrative support and more. We are seeking contractors in the areas shown below. For information or to apply, contact Jill Glose, Vice President Clinical Services, by email or phone 610-289-0114 x201.

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Contact Elena Danielson by email or phone at 610-289-0114 x207.

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