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Youth Program Sports Counselor - Bolton Ski & Ride

For City of Burlington

Those selected for this position will ride the bus to Bolton Valley Ski Resort with class participants and work under a supervisor to monitor youth on the mountain. Counselors will be assigned to either the Hunt or Edmunds bus and the program takes place at Bolton Valley Resort on Friday evenings this winter, beginning December 13. Position will work five to seven hours per week on Friday evenings.

Essential Job Functions


  • Follow all departmental and rules and regulations.
  • Organize and schedule youth sports league.
  • Assist Program Director in supervising volunteer coaches, officiate sports as needed.
  • Assist Program Director in conducting sports-specific youth clinics.
  • Check area for safety hazards and report deficiencies to supervisor.
  • Attend staff meetings and staff trainings as required.
  • Report all accidents occurring within jurisdiction to supervisor.
  • Administer proper First Aid as required.
  • Required to be on site 30 minutes before the program starts for set up and preparation.
  • Required to clean up at the end of the day.
  • Participate in the evaluation process.
Sep 25, 2019
3/1/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
Previous experience working with children in a group or individualized situation preferred. High school Diploma or equivalent required. College course work in Education, childhood development, family studies, or recreation preferred. Ability to supervise and organize groups of children for activity programs. Ability to deal effectively with discipline problems, co-workers and supervisors. Knowledge of safety principles and practices as they apply to group activities. Knowledge of a variety of recreation - leisure activities and group games. A cooperative attitude and a team player. Prior First-Aid / CPR / Lifeguard training. Possession of and the ability to maintain a valid State Driver's license required. Enthusiasm, patience, a desire to work with children and creativity.
High school Diploma or equivalent required.
Burlington, VT
$11.00 - $15.38 Hourly
The City of Burlington will not tolerate unlawful harassment or discrimination on the basis of political or religious affiliation, race, color, national origin, place of birth, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veter