Education / Teaching, Fitness / Sports / Recreation, Training
Program Leader Role Program Leaders at our English immersion sports day camps are guides for small groups of students in an innovative sport curriculum focusing on strengthening athleticism and physical conditioning, inspiring confidence, and fostering teamwork among local Chinese children 5-12 years old. We have available positions in variety of areas including Swimming, Tennis, Golf, Soccer as well as General Fitness. This is a fun experience and provides the opportunity to share your knowledge while inspiring children. No Chinese language ability required. You will be supported by 3 bilingual local assistants.
We provide a full training program before the start of camp to give you all the skills you need. You will be part of a group of 50 other top university students in the program, working on average 40 hours per week, with plenty of time off to explore China. The position runs 7-8 weeks including a week of staff training.
Program 1: Beijing Camps Thursday June 13 - August 13 (8 Weeks) Program 2: Shanghai & Hangzhou Camps Wednesday June 19 - August 13 (7 Weeks)
Core Responsibilities •Lead sports training and educational activities for children ages 5-12 •Work with a team of teaching assistants •Take part in or help coordinate in camp spirit activities such as Color War, Parents’ Day events, air band competitions, and camp songs and chants •Support camp preparation and wind down •Contribute ideas to regular team meetings •Join professional development seminars, cultural excursions, company visits and talks by local business and thought leaders •Take on additional leadership roles in your area of interest
Native English-speaking proficiency
Strong verbal communication skills
At least one year of university education by the summer
Enthusiastic, energetic and outgoing personality
Flexible and adaptable within a start-up atmosphere
30 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Reimbursement of round trip flights to China
Coverage all room & board, and travel visa fees
About WorldStrides International - WorldStrides Global Camps
WorldStrides, headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia, is the largest educational travel and study abroad company in the United States. The company was founded in 1967 and has grown to provide educational experiences for more than 400,000 students annually from more than 5,000 K12 schools and universities to over 100 countries around the world. The organization’s full suite of programs are designed for learners at all stages from elementary through post-graduate levels, and feature specializations like performing arts, sports, career exploration, and study abroad.
Worldstrides Global Camps ("WGC"), a subsidiary of WorldStrides, operates American style camps for children 5-12 in locations around the world. Major League Sports Camp is focused on sports and is one of the camps under the WorldStrides Global Camps organization.
WGC is now actively recruiting for summer program staff from American universities for its programs this summer in Shanghai, Beijing and Hangzhou, China. We look for college freshmen and sophomores who are interested in an exciting summer in one of the most dynamic cultures and rapidly growing markets on the planet, and who are willing to share their ex...pertise and experiences to inspire children. We provide full training. No Chinese language skills required.