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Conservatory Creative Arts Studio Coordinator-E_Camp-Overnight-711

AOK - Welling, OK 23122 E. SALVATION ROAD 74471, WELLING, Oklahoma, United States of America Req #5696
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Salvation Army, an Internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Camp Music Conservatory Creative Arts Studio Coordinator for the Arkansas and Oklahoma Conservatory of Music and Arts, located in Welling, OK.

Job Summary

This is a summer position at Camp Heart O’ Hills. Dates of employment are June 4, 2019 – July 14, 2019. This position summary should not be interpreted as all inclusive. It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this position. The incumbents may be requested to perform job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this position summary.

Plans, coordinates and directs the functions of the Conservatory Creative Arts program;  Teaches a well rounded creative arts curriculum to equip campers to participate in Christian worship settings; ensures the quality of programs and safety of campers at all times;  provides guidance and role modeling to campers and ensures safety and a positive experience for campers. 

Teaches a well balanced creative arts curriculum that includes elements of dance, drama, group and solo pieces, and training to help campers in developing their own material.  Provide the necessary instruction teach campers how to utilize these skills, including acquiring their own materials or creating them, and use them in a worship setting;  Provide appropriate lessons for instruction time;  Review assigned homework with campers and re-teach skills if necessary;  Prepare campers for recitals and performances;  Supervises the maintenance and daily operations of the program equipment; Recommends and develops activities which will develop creative abilities, motor skills, and learning skills of campers;  Coordinates programs and activities within the policies and operating procedures of camp;  Maintains discipline and acceptable behaviors of campers, in order to create an atmosphere of friendliness and security during all program periods;  Supervises and organizes an assigned group of campers during scheduled and unscheduled blocks of time in cooperation with camp rules and regulations;  Promotes and stimulates participation of campers to ensure a pleasant camp experience;  Participate and assist in various classes as assigned;  Schedules performances and ensures that all necessary supplies for a performance are donated or purchased.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge and ability to teach well rounded creative arts curriculum.  Ability to foster team work with campers in learning how to develop and use props and create costumes for performances; Ability to assist campers in planning and goal setting for personal and team activities; 

Ability to work with diverse people from all social and economic backgrounds.

Ability to communicate, work with, and provide necessary instruction to campers and staff;  Ability to observe camper and staff behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques; Visual and auditory ability to identify and respond to environmental and other hazards related to the activity;  Physical ability to respond appropriately to situations requiring first aid;  Must be able to assist campers in an emergency (fire, evacuation, illness, or injury) and possess strength and endurance required to maintain constant supervision of campers; Ability to demonstrate exercises and dance routines.

Education and Experience

Six months experience teaching creative arts, with the ability to perform and teach lessons in a classroom setting involving more than one student preferred, OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications

CPR and First Aid Certified. Training will be provided at camp.


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Some physical requirements of the Creative Arts Studio Coordinator position could include climbing, standing, some bending, stooping, and stretching.  Eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity to manipulate activities are required. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate appropriate camper activities/programs and the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Have a willingness to live in a camp setting and work irregular hours delivering a program in the facility available. The conservatory schedule operates 7 days a week, and all staff members are expected to be available for duty at all times unless otherwise noted by the Conservatory Director.  Operate with daily exposure to the sun and heat and varying environmental conditions.


Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family AOK-EXEMPT
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Job Start Date Tuesday, June 4, 2019
  • Job End Date Sunday, July 14, 2019
  • AOK - Welling, OK 23122 E. SALVATION ROAD 74471, WELLING, Oklahoma, United States of America