Summer Programs Support Staff

    • Job Tracking ID: 512201-841755
    • Job Location: Hopkins, MN
    • Job Type: Seasonal
    • Date Updated: January 09, 2023
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

2023 Summer Job Descriptions:

The Blake School seeks to hire energetic and enthusiastic group leaders, counselors, and assistants for its summer day camp and enrichment programs. Summer at Blake serves over 200 weekly participants ages 4-14; in grades Pre-K through 8 and will take place on the Blake Campus in Hopkins, MN from June 20 through August 4, M-F 8:30AM-3:30PM, with no programming on 6/19, 7/3 or 7/4. Candidates must be available for one week of training prior to the start of the seven-week day camp program. Summer staff training will be held the week of June 12-16. Summer staff report to the Summer Program Director to ensure a safe, fun, and nurturing environment for all participants. Summer Programs Assistant and the Lead Activity & Team Coordinators may be contracted for additional pre-program hours during the academic year as determined by the Summer Programs Director.


Summer Programs Support Staff

Support staff have the opportunity to gain experience working with children ages 4-14 in fun and flexible roles assisting with a variety of daily tasks that support our programs and team. Previous experience working with children is preferred but not required. Paid training and mentorship will be provided. Schedules are flexible with opportunities for part and full time schedules M-F between 7:15AM-5:45PM.

The Blake School is a pre-kindergarten through grade 12, co-educational, nonsectarian, independent day school enrolling 1,367 bright, talented students from nearly 56 Twin Cities-area communities. Founded in 1900, The Blake School has the advantage of three campuses (Minneapolis, Hopkins and Wayzata) each with its own facilities designed for specific ages, schedules and activities. The mission of the school is to provide students with an excellent, academically challenging education in a diverse and supportive community committed to a common set of values. For more information on The Blake School, please visit Blake's website at:

The Blake School believes that a diverse society enriches all individuals and communities. Diversity of race, ethnicity, national origin, geography, religion, gender, affectional or sexual orientation, age, physical ability, and marital, parental or economic status forms the fabric of our society. As a result of these beliefs, The Blake School actively seeks students, families and employees who value and contribute to the fullness of a diverse community within the context of its mission. In doing so, we recognize our responsibility to help make each person's experience a success.


The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. The duties and responsibilities in this job description may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.


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