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Eakin Care Program

Summer Camp Aftercare Staff

Eakin Care Program


Job Summary

Eakin Care Program (ECP) is looking for an enthusiastic summer camp aftercare person who loves working with elementary-age children. Located in Nashville’s Hillsboro-West End neighborhood, Eakin Care Program’s Summer Camp is a day camp that focuses on having fun through various activities, including arts and crafts, games, and weekly special guests. ECP is open to elementary-age children, ages 5 – 11. We are a fairly small summer day camp, with only 36 children in total. ECP Summer Camp will be operating this summer from July 1 – August 1. Staff hours for aftercare will be from 2:30 – 6 pm.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure the health, safety, and well-being of summer camp participants.
  • Supervise play in the gym and on the playground.
  • Play games, and assist with art activities and reading.
  • Assist with snack preparation.
  • Help with closing at the end of the day.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must successfully pass a background check prior to hiring.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions.
  • Ability to interact in a courteous and productive manner with diverse age groups.
  • Solid problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Enjoys working with children in a youth development, camp, or education setting.

Additional Information


  • Seasonal summer position
  • Pay starts at $14/hour.
  • Gain experience working with youth.

How to Apply

If interested, please email your resume to Christina Bailey, Assistant Director, at eakincareprogram@gmail.com


  • Date Posted: March 27, 2024
  • Type: Contract / Temp
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Salary Range: $14/hr
  • Working Hours: M-F, 2:30 - 6:00 pm