The Summer Camp Service Aide will fulfill the role of STEAMers Camp / Club counselor by assisting the session’s instructor as directed. Duties include working directly with children to assist them with activities and projects, facilitating appropriate student behavior, ensuring student safety at all times, and preparation and clean-up of class materials and the instructional areas.
• To provide assistance and supervision to a small (5-8) group of children under the direction of an instructor or facilitator. • To ensure that sign-in and sign-out procedures are followed by the children’s designated adults. • To assist with preparation of session materials. • To assist with clean-up of materials and instructional areas, including returning materials to the proper storage space and / or helping instructor/ facilitator move materials to his / her mode of transportation. • To cooperate with other Service Aides in the classroom or large group activities. • To give suggestions for session programs and / or speakers to department staff. • To perform other duties as assigned.
The candidate must have a High School diploma or its equivalent and experience working with children ages 6-12. The candidate must be dependable, punctual, willing to take direction and have good judgment. The duties and responsibilities of the position may change as needed by the program and/or the college.
Must be able to demonstrate the Morton College core values of compassion, fairness, respect, responsibility, tolerance and truth.
Morton College, the second oldest community college in Illinois, was founded in 1924 to meet the educational demands in the growing communities of Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, McCook, Stickney and other near western suburbs which were a national hub of economic activity. As a comprehensive community college, recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Morton College's mission is: To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life-long learning.