Junior Coordinator/Activity Action Leader
EF International Language Campuses is currently seeking dynamic individuals to fill various roles at our Tarrytown, New York campus for our very busy 2019 Summer Term.
Are you passionate about travel and languages? Do you believe that students studying abroad will have the experience of a lifetime?
Are you dynamic, outgoing, and energetic? Are you looking for a unique and exciting opportunity this summer? You might be just the addition to our school we are looking for!
This is an exciting opportunity for upbeat, motivated individuals that may have summer camp experience or other experience working with a teen population.
Our youngest travelers are 13-16 years old and follow a structured program of classes and activities. In the role of JUNIOR COORDINATOR, you will oversee several youngsters visiting the school for about 2-8 weeks. You will assist the students with all aspects of campus life, escort the students on their activities (including Broadway shows, Six Flags Great Adventure, tours around Manhattan, Empire State Building, etc.) and offer superb Customer Service at all times.
The ideal candidate will possess energy and enthusiasm, the ability to wear many hats, knowledge of NYC and local attractions, excellent customer service skills, superb organizational skills, sense of urgency, ability to handle high-pressure situations, and excellent time management.
Experience with an International Student population is a plus.
For the summer term, you must be available from the end of June until the end of August. Junior Coordinators work about 30-40 hours per week and are expected to follow a rotational "on-call" schedule when living on campus.
ACTIVITY ACTION LEADERS
Candidates for the Activity Action Leader (AAL) position must have energy and enthusiasm in abundance. These team members work with escorted groups that come to campus by serving as their point person for airport pick-ups, any campus issues, and activity calendars. Chaperoning activities is a perk for those appointed to this key position!
This position is active and requires great organizational and customer service skills as well flexibility in high pressure, fast paced scenarios.
Knowledge of New York City attractions and experience with International students is a plus.The schedule requires AALs to work some evenings and weekends.
EF Education First is a global education company focusing on language, academic, cultural exchange, and educational travel programs. We are 46,500 staff, faculty and teachers, working in over 580 offices and schools across 52 countries, and having a global presence in 116 countries.
While we continue to grow, we strive to stay small so as to ensure agility, smart thinking and a fun place to work. For the past 53 years, EF has grown to include a range of programs that give students of all ages the freedom and confidence to explore the world through language, travel and education.
EF is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be followed up and will ask specifically whether there is any reason that the applicant should not be engaged in situations where they have responsibility for, or substantial access to, persons under 18.
Upon interview all gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily and proof of identity and, where applicable, qualifications will be required. Appropriate suitability checks will be required prior to confirmation of appointment.