Cabin Counselor Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Enthusiastic, positive, and friendly full-time College student who is dedicated, responsible, and capable of working with all ages.

Dedicated and aims to apply knowledge of Psychology and Spanish. Demonstrated history of leadership as a Cabin Counselor, Referee, and Non-Profits/Social Justice. Eager to bring excellent work ethic and strong commitment to quality performance.

  • Problem solving
  • Reliability
  • Keeping children safe
  • Follows directions
  • Personable nature
  • Child psychology knowledge
  • Emotionally supportive
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Moderate Spanish proficiency
  • Decision-making skills
  • Excellent with kids
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Dedicated team player
  • Multi-media marketing
  • Media relations
06/2016 to Current Cabin Counselor Salvation Army Usa | Elk River, MN,
  • Coordinated daily schedule of activities to assigned campers and managed transitions to ensure timely arrival.
  • Promoted fun, safe and inclusive environment by monitoring activity of campers to identify and address behavioral issues.
  • Adjusted activity plans to better engage users of differing ability or interest levels.
  • Planned, organized, facilitated and promoted diverse recreational programs.
  • Helped participants enjoy activities while ensuring adherence to protocol.
  • Advertised for upcoming events to promote engagement and involvement.
  • Organized and lead variety of small and large group activities, including Hiking, Cheers and Sports activities.
03/2013 to 06/2018 Soccer Referee Ymca Of Greater San Antonio | San Antonio, TX,
  • Adhered to and enforced game rules and regulations.
  • Inspected sporting equipment and participants to check compliance with event and safety regulations.
  • Reacted to complex game situations quickly and effectively.
  • Conferred with coaches, players and umpires to discuss calls and disputes.
  • Executed high-pressure decisions, including awarding of points and imposition of penalties under time constraints.
  • Managed behavior of players, coaches and crowd to facilitate gameplay.
  • Explained rules, regulations and league guidelines to players and coaches.
09/2012 to Current Babysitter Town Sports International Holdings Inc | Allston, MA,
  • Provided children with nurturing, safe environments to promote emotional, social and intellectual growth.
  • Improved group and individual behavior with positive management strategies.
  • Helped children complete homework and special assignments daily to support academic performance.
  • Helped prepare meals, snacks and refreshments for children, accounting for individual dietary needs and restrictions.
  • Fostered learning relationships with children by creating educational and productive games and projects.
  • Enforced rules to teach manners and maintain safe environment.
  • Monitored indoor and outdoor playtime by guiding activities while watching for dangers.
  • Assisted younger children with learning how to accomplish small, age-appropriate jobs.
  • Cared for children aged one year-six years old, including tasks such as feeding, dressing and directing activities.
  • Cared for up to four children children ranging in age from one year to thirteen years.
  • Discussed new developments, misbehavior and concerns with parents or guardians.
  • Discussed household rules, children’s progress and routines with parents to foster stable and structured environment.
  • Kept parents' contact information, emergency services phone number and child’s health history on hand in case of emergency situations.
  • Walked children home from bus stop by meeting at specific time, helping cross street and watching for cars.
  • Helped with bathing, dressing, teeth brushing and diapering to promote healthy personal hygiene and good oral health.
  • Calculated amount owed for services and collected payment from parents.
  • Built relationships with children by regularly discussing school, friends and favorite activities.
  • Read variety of books to children to promote language development skills.
05/2018 to 06/2018 Intern Tyson Foods | Hutchinson, KS,
  • Collaborated with team members to identify and accomplish agency objectives.
  • Presented talks at community groups to promote organizational mission and programs.
  • Identified and reached out to talented individuals bringing valuable skills and great experience to the LiveGirl Executive Team.
  • Organized meeting schedules and assignments to maximize efficiency and program effectiveness in high schools and middle schools.
  • Pitched in to help with different marketing assignments and projects in an effort to identify new leads.
  • Wrote and uploaded quality posts for the LiveGirl's various social media pages that helped improve overall traffic.
  • Served as main point of contact for clients, answering questions and responding to messages.
Education and Training
Expected in 2018 High School Diploma | New Canaan High School, New Canaan, CT GPA:
Expected in 2022 | Psychology, Spanish Colgate University, Hamilton, NY GPA:
Activities and Honors

-member of The National Honors Society

-winner of The Wilburn Fellowship 

-conducted 35 hours of volunteer service in Cusco, Peru

-accepted and played in Western Region Concert Band

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School Attended
  • New Canaan High School
  • Colgate University
Job Titles Held:
  • Cabin Counselor
  • Soccer Referee
  • Babysitter
  • Intern
  • High School Diploma