Associated Recreation Council, Seattle

Summer Specialty Computer Camp Lead Instructor (Garfield)

The Summer Specialty Computer Camp Lead Instructor at Garfield Community Center will lead a group of youth between the ages of 5-12 working on basic computer skills and concepts related to computing activities. When the Computer camp is not in session you may assist as an instructor or counselor in the Science camp, Art camp or Lego camps etc.

Location: Garfield Community Center

Start Date: June 25, 2018

End Date: August 31, 2018


  • Monday – Friday, up to 20-40 hours per week
  • Available shifts are 8:00am – 6:00pm but could be am or pm depending on the program/schedule
  • You may be asked to work as a Counselor in other camps including art, science, lego camp or sports camps
  • Mandatory pre-camp training and orientation will be offered

Pay Range: $20 - $24 per hour

Basic duties:

  • Plan, lead and implement age appropriate computer skills, projects and concepts that are fun and exciting
  • Maintain positive relationships with families, staff, and the general public
  • Prepare a weekly calendar of activities
  • Complete required administrative reports, such as attendance and activity logs, accident/incident reports, hot sheets, and evaluations
  • Prepare and manage a budget for your program
  • Ensure that supplies and equipment are cleaned and stored properly


  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • AA or AS in Teaching, Computer Science, Engineering or related field preferred
  • At least two years experience planning and supervising recreational programs and/or educational activities for children
  • Well versed in Microsoft Office
  • Current First Aid/CPR certification or willingness to get trained before summer
  • Must pass a WSP criminal background check, valid WA state driver’s license
  • Successful candidate must also be willing to attend a (paid) new hire orientation and preference given to applicants available for the majority of the summer

This is a non-benefited summer position. 

Please apply with a resume and cover letter.

This position is open to all candidates that meet the minimum qualifications.  ARC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer and values diverse perspectives and life experiences.  Applicants will be considered regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  ARC encourages people of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, immigrants, refugees, women, LGBTQ, people with disabilities, veterans, and those with diverse life experiences.

Position opened until filled. Applications are reviewed weekly.