Summer Camp Coach Intern 2017

Girls in the Game is seeking interns to coach at our Summer Camp. Each coach will serve as a role model and mentor for participants and camp counselors. Coaches will engage small groups of campers (ages 7-8, 9-10, 11 or 12-13) through co-led daily sports, health & nutrition and life skill activities during day camp, various field trips and an overnight camp.

Camp Dates:

  • Day Camp: July 6th – August 2nd (Weekdays only), 8:00 am-3:30pm
  • Overnight Camp: August 3nd-5th, 24 hours a day

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Summer Squad Counselor Intern 2017

The Summer Squad Senior Counselor will assist the Summer Squad Coordinators with the 2017 Girls in the Game Summer Squad program. Summer Squad is a four-and-a-half-week experience, serving 30 teen girls each week. The program includes four weeks of day camp and three days of overnight camp (sleeping accommodations are cabins). The day camp curriculum includes sports and fitness activities, workshops in health education, visits to local colleges and field trips to meet professionals in various career fields. In addition, teen participants build their leadership skills by facilitating health and leadership workshops for younger girls. During overnight camp, Summer Squad Members will get to participate in adventurous outdoor activities such as rock climbing and canoeing lead by the campground staff.

This is a seasonal position starting in mid-June and ending on August 13.

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After School Intern (2017-2018)

Interns co-lead weekly programming for 25 girls on-site at a Chicago school, community center or park district. After School interns recruit program participants, engage parents/guardians and family members, and attend intensive best practices and curriculum training one to three times per year. As schedule allows, interns attend two coaches’ meetings per month, assist with enrollment and attendance recording, assist with program evaluation and chaperone occasional Saturday field trips.

Full academic year applicants are preferred, but semester long internships are available. For Fall 2017 internships, applications will be accepted until August 20th, 2017. Spring 2018 applications will be accepted until December 10th, 2017.

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