Education and Training

Vacancy for Assistant Camp Counsellor at the Slate Center

TheSlateCenter is a learning Center that focuses on application of Knowledge, a paradigm shift from traditional learning to a more practical, mind stimulating, problem solving, critical thinking style of learning. We are not only about learning, our strong point is the application of Knowledge which leads to retention of knowledge.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Assistant Camp Counsellor

Location: Abuja

Job Description

  • Help write and implement a weekly schedule for your camp group.
  • Organize and lead a variety of small and large group activities each week. Activities may include crafts, nature, songs, games, opening and closing ceremonies, swimming, dancing, music etc.
  • Identify and respond to camper behaviour issues.
  • Ensure that the site is kept clean, organized, and free of litter.
  • Communicate with parents about participant’s experiences and report concerns to Camp Leadership.
  • Assist in maintaining accurate program records including incident reports, logbook documentation, and daily attendance.
  • Know and understand ALL emergency procedures associated with the camp program.
  • Know, enforce, and follow all safety guidelines associated with the camp and all program areas. This includes but is not limited to being responsible for your campers’ safety and their whereabouts at all times.
  • If applicable, maintain constant surveillance of the pool area/body of water, know/review all emergency procedures and respond to emergency situations immediately. Attend monthly in-service trainings.


  • Education classes or experience in camp, youth programs, recreation, working with children, or in a related field.
  • Ability to lead, plan, organize, and implement program activities.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and the ability to accomplish tasks with little direct supervision.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • If applicable, current nationally accredited lifeguard certification (applicable for body of water being guarded).
  • Bachelor’s degree.

Deadline: 2nd June, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: hr@theslatecenter.comUsing the “Job Title” as the subject of the mail.

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