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Posted on 31st March 2021

Camp Counsellor – Padova – Venice – Italy

  • Location

    Padova, Italy
  • Salary

    £695 - 1564/month (€800 - 1800)
  • Contract Length

    3 months
  • Start date

    On-Going
  • Qualifications Required

    Bachelor’s Degree or higher + TEFL/TESOL certificate
  • Experience

    1 Year
  • Number of Positions

    5
  • Passport Held

ENGLISHLAND

Englishland is a language training school aimed at enriching the linguistic baggage of children and young people. Read more

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Job description

Are you looking for a dynamic way to spend summer 2022? Look no further than Englishland Summer Camp! We are currently looking to hire mother-tongue English speakers who are enthusiastic about working with children and young people in a fast-paced and fun environment.

Based in Padova, near Venice, Italy, our camps allow children to learn essential communication skills through interaction with native speakers and by full immersion in the English language. As a result, we are looking for cheerful and outgoing candidates who have a passion for working with young people.

Our campers are between the ages of 4 and 16 and are, for the most part, native Italian speakers. However, it is not essential that prospective camp counsellors speak Italian.

It is required that candidates are able to attend at least 2-3 weeks. There will be online training before arrival. A valid work VISA is necessary for non EU citizens.

The period of camp: from 13th June to 9th September • Working time: form Monday to Friday (day time), Saturday and Sunday off • Accommodation in a residence (with kitchen, wifi, gym) near the city center • Lunches and snacks provided by the camp restaurant from Monday to Friday

As a member of staff at Englishland Summer Camps you will be part of an international team and will be able to gain a large number of transferable skills that will benefit you in the future. Additionally, as our camp is situated in the Veneto region of Italy, you are within easy travel distance of many major cities. Venice, for example, is a 20 minute train journey away.

Essential Qualifications and Experience:

At least a University Degree OR be in the process of completing a University degree; Previous work with children and/or young people

Essential Qualities: Outgoing, Enthusiastic, Fun, Cheerful, Entertaining, Organized, Responsible, Reliable

Required skills, at least one of the following:

  • Theatre (acting, dancing, singing, prop and stage design, directing and prompting, script writing, character  development);
  • Sport (training, coaching, umpiring, refereeing, body knowledge, health and safety, experience of playing various sports);
  • Music (singing, music reading, song writing, music composing, performing, beat, rhythm, pitch, ability to play musical instruments)
  • Journalism & Comics skills such as writing, drawing, editing, publishing, magazines, blogs, comics.

Preferred skills: English Teaching Qualification (eg. TEFL, CELTA, TESOL etc.);

Desired skills:  Journalism/Radio and Public Speaking ; Movie Making ; Dance/Cheerleading; Creative Design

Salary & benefits

• Starting training : provided

• Food: lunches and snacks provided by the camp restaurant  + grocery shopping for breakfast and dinner € 250,00 (provided)

• Accommodation:  in a residence (with kitchen, wifi, gym) near the city center € 350,00/month (Provided)

• Transport: € 150,00/month (Provided)

• Cash in your pocket: € 800,00/month (gross € 1080,00/month)

• Days off:  Saturday and Sunday

• Working time:  day time Monday to Friday

  • Location

    Padova, Italy
  • Salary

    £695 - 1564/month (€800 - 1800)
  • Contract Length

    3 months

Job requirements

Essentials skills:

  • University Degree OR be in the process of completing a University degree
  • Previous work with children and/or young people;

At least one of the following skills:

  • Theatre (acting, dancing, singing, prop and stage design, directing and prompting, script writing, character  development);
  • Sport (training, coaching, umpiring, refereeing, body knowledge, health and safety, experience of playing various sports);
  • Music (singing, music reading, song writing, music composing, performing, beat, rhythm, pitch, ability to play musical instruments)
  • Journalism & Comics skills such as writing, drawing, editing, publishing, magazines, blogs, comics.

Preferred skills:

  • English Teaching Qualification (eg. TEFL, CELTA, TESOL et  c.);
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