Kids and College Counselor

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Jun 27, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Health & Medical Services

Job Description


Position Requisition Information

Job Title Kids and College Counselor
Department Community Education
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Job Type Contingent/Seasonal/Temporary
Employee Type Part Time
Hiring Range n/a
Grant Funded No
Work Year Temporary
Work Year-Other Information
Typical Work Schedule
Bargaining Unit Eligibility No
Work Week Other
Work Week-Other Information
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Position Introduction
Join the summer fun at MCC as a Kids and College summer camp counselor/teaching assistant. You'll work directly with students providing assistance in the classroom and helping Instructors with all classroom needs.
Position Summary
Reports to Kids and College Coordinator
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
- Provide assistance in classroom by working with students and helping instructors with all classroom needs
- Teaching assistant for academic and enrichment classes
- Provide a safe and positive environment for the participants of the program
- Greet students and parents
- Assist and direct children to classrooms
- Monitor children's lunch break (12pm-1pm)
- Facilitate group activities for students during any free time
- Mediate conflicts that arise between members of your group
- Notify instructors and management staff of any problems that arise
- Be familiar with and follow the guidelines set forth in the counselor manual/training and parent paperwork
- Be a positive role model and mentor for all children
- Work in cooperative manner with your colleagues
- Perform other related duties as assigned
Required Education High School graduate or equivalent
Other Required Qualifications
- High School Graduate or equivalent, plus specialized training.
- Must be 18 yrs. of age to serve as a counselor 
- Experience and expertise in subject area assisting in (ex.: Digital Media classes- background in technology/computer science)
- Commitment to the mission of the community college and to teaching and motivating students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds and learning styles
- Ability to lift 10 pounds unassisted and work safely following safety guidelines
Desired Qualifications
· High School graduate/ currently studying specialized subject area in college
Skills and Specifications
- Ability to work under pressure
- Good judgment skills
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Adaptive to different academic levels and needs
- Open and encouraging, yet appropriately assertive
- Punctual and dependable
- Works well with other staff members
- Positive outlook and demeanor
- Ability to perform the essential functions, skills, and specifications of the position
Location Main Campus

Application Details

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