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Bank Street College of Education Head Counselor - Summer Camp in New York, New York


  • Responsible for a group of approximately 16 campers and supervising Assistant, Junior, and Acting Junior counselors.
  • Manages group dynamics and mediates conflicts.
  • Plans daily activities and curriculum.
  • Maintains daily communication with Unit Head.
  • May be alone with a group of campers inside and outside the building.
  • 21 years of age or older.


Bank Street is a leader in education, a pioneer in improving the quality of classroom practice, and a national advocate for children and their families.

Since its beginnings in 1916, Bank Street has been at the forefront of understanding how children learn and grow. From early childhood centers and schools to hospitals and museums, Bank Street has built a national reputation on the simple fact that our graduates know how to do the work that is right for children.

At Bank Street's Graduate School of Education, students are trained in a model that combines the study of human development, learning theory, and sustained clinical placement to promote significant development as a teacher prior to graduation. Our children's programs-Bank Street School for Children, Family Center, Bank Street Head Start, and Liberty LEADS-foster children's development in the broadest sense by providing diverse opportunities for social, emotional, cognitive, and physical growth. The Bank Street Education Center disrupts inequity through system-level change to help design better educational experiences for both children and adults. The College further supports and influences positive outcomes for children every day through professional development programs, research projects, and other key efforts engaging educators, intermediary organizations, and government officials at the district, state, and federal levels.

Minimum Salary: 15 Maximum Salary: 16 Salary Unit: Hourly