Non-Clinical Careers at Lifespan

Summer Camp Van Driver Job

Job Number: GRA18603

Job Title: Van Driver - Summer Camp

Department: Autism Project Summer Camp - 5353572

Facility: RI Autism Project, Inc.

Location: Johnston, RI

Under the direction of the Assistant Camp Director, the Van Driver/Counselor will work to transport campers and staff to and from the camp each day and to transport them around the campus and to fill in as a 1:1 as needed.

Responsibilities include the following:

•Ensure all campers are safely transported to and from the camp campus and TAP office.
•Take attendance and report absence or tardy campers to Assistant Camp Director.
•Be available through the day to transport campers and staff between cabins and the pond lake front.
•Assist campers to remain safe using visual supports to promote independence and enhance comprehension.

•Must be 25 years of age or older.
•Must maintain a clean driving record and current license.
•Experience driving a 12 and 15 passenger van.
•Experience working with children and teens with an ASD and/or Developmental Disability a plus.
•Ability to follow Camp Director and staff’s lead in the use of visuals and other augmentative devices to communicate with campers.