Non-Clinical Careers at Lifespan

Summer Camp Counselor Job

Job Number: GRA18606

Job Title: Summer Camp Counselor

Department: Autism Project Summer Camp - 5353572

Facility: RI Autism Project, Inc.

Location: Johnston, RI


Support Social Skills Groups for children and teens with autism. Groups are formed based upon age and abilities of participants.
Essential Job Functions
Social Skills Groups
o Greet children and parents upon arrival at their group, take attendance for assigned groups.
o Assist Group Facilitator(s) in setting up activities and materials.
o Assist Group Facilitator(s) in conducting Social Skills Group activities.
o Complete clean-up following groups.
o Implement individualized treatment plans.
o Rate Treatment Support Assessments weekly.
o Attend trainings and staff meetings associated with Social Skills Groups.
o Oversee dismissal of participants to parents, caregivers and/or others on their Authorized to Pick Up List

Requirements
o Flexible work schedule including some nights and weekends when groups are running.
o Knowledge of autism spectrum disorders and some experience supporting individuals with autism.
o Willingness to work as a team member in a rapidly expanding NON-PROFIT agency.