Camp Counsellor - Ropes instructor at Wild Packs Summer Camps

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Bear Pond Road
Review Date
Roles
Education/Teaching

4.8/5

The Role
4.6
The Company
5
The Culture
5

Role Description

My role was to look after kids at night and to man the high ropes course/run fun activities and man the rock climbing walla and zip line during the day.

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

An excellent summer, the toughest yet most rewarding job ever!
5 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

no matter what you had 100% support no matter what happened
5 /5

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

Given as much as needed by you individually
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Busy? Fun.
5 /5

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

only as much as you could realistically handle
3 /5

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

Experiences will be with me for life!
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

fun mostly, but was brought down when appropriate.
5 /5

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

everything went so smoothly it was unbelievable.
5 /5

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

Words cant describe just how valued I was.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • International Travel
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Healthcare/Dental
5 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

I have been invited back time and time again so very good.
5 /5

The Culture

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

amazing, I made friends for life
5 /5

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

didn't have any living costs at camp, the wage was spending money
5 /5

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

on days off, we had plenty of choice of pool bars etc... to visit and have fun at
5 /5

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

Lazy river, Whitewater rafting, Skydiving, chilling on a beach and going to football games. yes, plenty of activities.
5 /5