Outdoor Discovery Day Camp Assistant Director

Posted: 02/14/2021

Enjoy your summer days outside teaching children about nature, history, and outdoor skills! This position supervises other camp staff under the direction and in the absence of the camp director and leads children ages 6-12 in outdoor and indoor activities including games, stories, crafts, swimming, field trips, kayaking & canoeing, archery, bb guns, and hiking. 


Minimum age 21.Education and/or experience in natural sciences, education, child care, or day camps preferred. Must be qualified to become certified as a School Age Director by the State of Kansas. Must be willing to obtain CPR & First Aid Certificate (training available). Background check required. Must be able to work all day outdoors, May 24- August 6, M-F hours vary 7 am-5:30 pm with approximately 40 hours per week. Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Miscellaneous Information

Camp training will be available and announced for additional hours in late May. Location: Ernie Miller Park, 909 North 7 Hwy., Olathe, KS 66061 Shawnee Mission Park, 7900 Renner Rd., Shawnee, KS 66219 Benefits: Casual Dress, Paid Personal Leave, Seasonal Discount Pass