The Cathedral School STEAM Camp welcomes rising Kindergarten to Grade 6 students. Campers are immersed in hands-on projects focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. Our STEAM Camp sparks creativity, inspires collaboration, and promotes critical thinking and perseverance through maker-centered learning.
The STEAM Camp Physical Activities Teacher will be employed for four weeks at the Cathedral School STEAM Camp. The Teacher leads camp indoor/outdoor games and activities to ensure that children have a fun, well-rounded experience.
Background and Required Qualifications
Must have at least three years of lead teaching experience and demonstrate familiarity with a range of structured outdoor games and activities appropriate for camp
Possesses good leadership abilities, management and organizational skills
Ability to create a fun, positive, encouraging class environment
Ensures the safety and well-being of each child
CPR/First Aid Training preferrable
Responsibilities and Duties
Plan, prepare, set up, and break down activities daily, including the Aqua Zone
Meets and instructs the campers at the designated time
Supervise campers during outdoor activities and non-instructional time, which may include lunch, recess, and extended day periods
Mentor and guide STEAM camp counselors, ensuring that they embrace and model all camp mission, policies, and guidelines
Use effective classroom management skills to lead activities and effectively create an inclusive and fun environment
Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities
Camp Dates and Hours
Camp dates are from July 3, 2023 - July 28, 2023 (closed on Tuesday, Jul 4, 2023)
Camp teaching hours are from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Camp hours are from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm split between morning and afternoon shifts.
The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine is an independent, Episcopal, K-8 day school for girls and boys of all faiths. The School is committed to a rigorous academic program that integrates the arts, athletics, and leadership development. Located on New York City’s Upper West Side on the 11.5-acre Close of the Cathedral, the School offers a unique setting for the celebration of the many traditions shared by its families. The School prides itself in being a diverse community in partnership with families who take an active role in their children’s intellectual, ethical, social, and emotional growth. The Cathedral School offers a stimulating environment in which each child can become an articulate, confident, and responsible citizen of the world. Continuing a century-old relationship, the School draws upon the Cathedral’s vast resources and provides its children’s choir.