Youth Summer Camp 2023 Yoga Instructor
We are seeking a passionate and energetic Yoga Instructor to join our team at a vibrant youth summer camp. As the Yoga Instructor, you will have the opportunity to inspire and guide children and teenagers in exploring the benefits of yoga. This is a seasonal position for the duration of our summer camp, creating a positive impact on the lives of young campers.
Summer Camp Duration: 03 July through 11 Aug, 5 days a week, 9A – 5P.
- Develop and implement age-appropriate yoga programs and classes for children and teenagers attending the summer camp.
- Teach yoga techniques, postures, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques in a fun and engaging manner.
- Ensure a safe and inclusive environment, promoting physical and emotional well-being for all participants.
- Adapt yoga sessions to accommodate various skill levels and individual needs of campers.
- Incorporate storytelling, games, music, and creative activities to enhance the learning experience and maintain campers’ interest.
- Foster a sense of teamwork, cooperation, and respect among the campers.
- Provide guidance and support to campers, encouraging self-confidence, mindfulness, and personal growth.
- Monitor and ensure the safety of all campers during yoga sessions, following appropriate protocols and emergency procedures.
- Collaborate with other camp staff to coordinate schedules and integrate yoga activities with the overall camp program.
- Certified yoga instructor with a specialization in teaching yoga to children and teenagers.
- Experience working with youth in a camp, school, or community setting.
- Strong knowledge of yoga principles, techniques, and postures suitable for young participants.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to connect with children and teenagers.
- Ability to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
- Patience, enthusiasm, and creativity in delivering engaging yoga sessions for diverse groups of campers.
- First aid and CPR certification (or willingness to obtain prior to the start of the camp).
- Flexibility to work a varied schedule, including weekends, as per the camp’s requirements.
If you are passionate about yoga and have a knack for working with children and teenagers, we would love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Youth Summer Camp Yoga Instructor, please complete the form with:
- Updated resume/CV highlighting relevant experience and qualifications.
- A brief cover letter explaining your interest in the position and your teaching philosophy regarding yoga for youth.
- Any additional certifications or training related to yoga or working with children.
- We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Equal Employment Opportunity: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We value diversity and actively promote a workplace that is inclusive and free from discrimination. Applicants with disabilities may request accommodation at any stage of the employment process.