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At Steve & Kate's, we put kids in the driver’s seat and staff come along for the ride. Campers choose minute to minute what they do, with whom, and for how long, because kids who learn to make decisions today build the self-confidence they’ll need to wrangle unknowns tomorrow. Sound like something you can get behind? If so, we're looking for motivated babysitters, teachers, coaches, students, athletes, art, tech, food and education enthusiasts, and anyone else that’s ready to play hard, be goofy, and help kids learn to trust themselves, to join our team. As a Summer Staff member, you’ll sharpen your inherent leadership skills and do meaningful work, while getting an immersive summer of creativity and play.

The job in a nutshell.

We have a range of full-time Summer Staff roles at our summer camps including:



  • Support Staff for our youngest campers, who are tireless advocates for our 4 and 5 year olds that help them transition into camp by introducing new activities, encouraging friendships and ensuring their basic needs are met.


  • Activity Leads, who act as guides and facilitators to inspire camper’s curiosity while ensuring children are safe, engaged and supported in activities such as The Sewing Salon, The Media Lab, The Bakery, Blocktopolis, The Arcade, The Drawing Room, Karaoke Club, Crochet Corner, and more. 


  • Sports & Rec Leads, who run epic Dodgeball tournaments, fierce Capture the Flag competitions, and spirited Soccer matches (along with other sports activities), in addition to operating outrageous recreational equipment like giant inflatable slip and slides and obstacle courses.


  • Photo Video Lead, who will spend most of their time organizing live action film shoots with kids and helping them in our Media Lab, but also snap pictures and videos of campers in action to send to their parents (Note: You’ll shoot on an iPhone / iPad and do basic editing using iMovie for iOS)


  • Food Operations Staff, who interact with and keep hundreds of campers, staff, and parents nourished and happy each day by overseeing The Market. (Note: There is little to no food prep on site, so no culinary experience is required, and it’s totally fine if you don’t own one of those silly chef’s hats.)

  • And there’s typically plenty of opportunity to mix and match roles, so if you’re a coder who likes to crochet, or a sporty seamstress, you won’t have to settle on just one of your passions!

How do you know if you’re the right candidate? 

If you answer yes to all of the questions below, definitely apply now.


  • Do you appreciate and agree with our self-directed approach for kids?

  • Are you comfortable leading groups of kids on your own, but also working with and being accountable to a team?

  • Do you have the stamina to keep up (literally) with 4-12 yr. olds bursting with energy and creative potential? And, if needed, can you bench press a kindergartener (or at least lift up to 30 lbs)?

  • Are you serious about having fun, willing to work hard but also let loose when the time calls?

  • Please read for additional details regarding Steve & Kate seasonal staff responsibilities and requirements

Even if you’re new to working with kids or don’t have experience in our specific programs, if you’re motivated to learn, we’ll get you up to speed with our paid training and development program. And if you’re inspired by what we do but not cut out for a Summer Staff role, we’re also hiring for Assistant Director and Admin positions at our Winter, Midwinter, Spring and Summer Camps (check out our to see our other openings). 

A bit more about us.

We’re the people who pie-oneered self-directed summer camps starting way back in 1980 and introduced the most flexible and fair attendance system in the industry. At Steve & Kate’s, campers have license to determine wherever across camp they’d like to explore: The Media Lab, Sewing Salon, Blocktopolis, The Bakery, Crochet Corner, and more. Kids decide what they do and where they do it, giving them the confidence to risk, fail and rise and develop self-knowledge and deep trust in their instincts and capabilities. We’re owned by a husband and wife named Steve and Kate, and we’ve grown to nearly 40 locations in 10 states. 

In order to create a camp where every child feels safe, respected, empowered, and a sense of belonging, Steve & Kate’s needs seasonal and year-round teams that represent the richness and diversity of our local communities. We are an equal-opportunity employer that strives to have staff members of all races, genders, ethnicities, sexual orientations, religions, socio-economic backgrounds and abilities join us in helping kids (and adults) learn to trust themselves and one another.  We also strive to create an environment where work, learning, and play is inclusive, equitable, and accessible for all.


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We are seeking a Infant and Child Care Assistant to join our team! You will assist in the development and supervision of children.

Responsibilities:



  • Supervise and interact with infants children in a safe and compassionate manner

  • Implement creative activities to assist with child development

  • Create a positive and nurturing environment for children

  • Perform a variety of tasks, such as dressing, feeding, bathing, and overseeing play


Qualifications:



  • Previous experience with childcare or other related fields

  • Passionate about working with children

  • Ability to build rapport with children and their parents

  • Positive and patient demeanor


Must have early childcare credentials. Job available location in Broomfield and Thornton.



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Waypoint Early Learning Center is seeking another full-time cook for serving children aged 6 weeks to 5 years. The ideal candidate will have experience cooking for children and/or working in a catering or cafeteria position. The cook will be making meals for infants as well, including daily purees from scratch. The infants eating solids, as well as the one-year old's, will need all hard foods steamed until soft and chopped to prevent choking hazards.


We currently have one cook, but we are growing quickly and to the point where he needs another person in the kitchen helping out.


We also have some food allergies that need to be carefully considered. We want the food for the children with allergies to be as similar to the normal food as possible.


We also need the cook to budget out the meals and prevent excessive waste.


There will be 3 meals a day: breakfast, lunch, and snack. An example of each meal is as follows:


Breakfast: Milk, steamed apples, French toast


Lunch: Milk, Steamed carrots, bananas, and pesto pasta


Snack: Strawberries & yogurt


Puree for infants (All 3 Meals): Strawberry and banana, broccoli, sweet potato



Responsibilities:
• Cooking for up to 122 children and 27 staff - (Right now we are at 35 children and 8 teachers)
• Grocery shopping
• Planning balanced meals
• Delivering meals, plates, cups, and utensils as scheduled to all classrooms, prepared for serving as family style
• Picking up dishes from classrooms and cleaning kitchen
• Picking up baby bottles and water bottles from all classrooms for daily cleaning
• Cleaning all dishes and keeping kitchen in sanitary conditions

Requirements:
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs
• Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean record
• Must be willing to complete appropriate trainings
• Must be willing to complete a background check
• Experience cooking for large groups of people
• Provide 2 professional references



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NOW HIRING LEAD TEACHER FOR PRESCHOOL


LA PETITE ACADEMY IN LITTLETON CO


 


INFANT, PRESCHOOL AND PRE-K


 


As early education leaders, we’re influencing the next generation of learners, leaving a strong, lasting, positive impact on our children. From our more than 900 school locations to our regional offices and main headquarters, you’ll find a dynamic environment and culture that is open, friendly, welcoming, and collaborative.


 


The Lead Teacher promotes the social, physical, and intellectual growth of the children under his/her care and works with the school’s staff to create an environment of learning and keeps parents informed of the progress of their child.


 


Job Responsibilities:



  • Create fun and interactive learning experiences while serving as mentors to fellow Teachers.

  • Ensure the daily care of every child by following all licensing guidelines and implementing all company standards.

  • Communicate directly with parents and prospective parents to achieve success for the child.

  • Maintain a fun and interactive classroom that is clean and organized.


Job Requirements:



  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Must meet state requirements for education and additional center/school requirements may apply

  • Experience leading a classroom and creating educational lesson plans


For more information, please contact our Recruiter Paula at 303-881-7672 or plahendro@learningcaregroup.com


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What matters to us at La Petite Academy is simple: Your child. Here, exceptionally strong, sound social and educational foundations are formed. Here, children learn to respect one another. Learn together. Learn to work together. Learn to have fun constructively.

And discover how enjoyable learning can be.

It all starts by design. The free-flowing, open concept design of our facilities inspires a nurturing, interactive, and collaborative environment in which your child can thrive. Our schools and classrooms are designed to give children room to grow, room to share and room to be themselves. At La Petite Academy, open spaces and open concepts promote open minds.

In addition, our entire school is designed to ensure that your safety and security remain our top priority. And communication is essential. With regular updates (including many photos) of your child's experiences, you can feel comfortable that you are sharing this journey every step of the way.

La Petite Academy. What a great place to start.


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