How to Apply & Assessment Process
To apply for a role at Camp Cooper for summer 2018, apply by clicking the below link and answering all the questions.
Please note, this will take approximately 30-40 minutes.
Unfortunately, we are not set up to hire staff from outside the Europen Union who do not already hold a valid EU visa or dual EU nationality. We are unable to assist with visa applications.
Our group assessments are a relaxed affair; we make sure there is lots of fun, games and laughter.
Group Assessment Address: Kelvinside Academy, 33 Kirklee Road, G12 0SW
Dates: There will be assessments in Janaury, February, March & April (Exact dates TBA). We recommend attending the first available date.
Dress Code: Casual
Format: Group Assessment - There will be three activities, with the first two requiring some preparation. During the assessment you will also do a 10 minute, one-to-one interview with one of the Camp Directors.
Activity 1: Team Building/Ice Breaker Games
Please prepare 3 team building/ice breaker games and be prepared to run them for the group (other applicants) These games should be activities appropriate for children aged 7 - 17. Each applicant will take it in turns to run their games for the group. Each game should last between 3 - 5 minutes for a group of 6-12 people.
Activity 2: Elective Presentation
Each counsellor at Camp Cooper teaches 1-2 elective activities.
Information regarding our elective activities can be found here
Please prepare a 5 minute presentation on the electives you have the most skill in teaching. Please comment on:
- Your experience in teaching the elective
- What you will teach
- How you will teach it
There will be no access to computers/projectors so please prepare accordingly. Due to time constraints, presentations that go over 5 minutes will be cut short. Please be as creative as you like!
No Preparation Required