The peer assistance is a program designed to benefit both the campers and the peer assistant. Being a peer assistant allows you to provide campers extra attention, encouragement, and feedback they may need to experience success.
PEER ASSISTANT EXPECTATIONS:
In order for peer assistants to participate in the Camp program they must meet several qualifications and hold positive characteristics.
A good candidate for the peer assistant program is an individual who is:
Able to participate in Camp Inspire working with a child or young adults diagnosed with disabilities
Capable of handling the responsibilities of working one-on-one with our campers
Able to communicate well and be able to follow the instructor’s directions
Able to assist with any camper if needed.
7 years of age and older
PEER ASSISTANT CHARACTERISTICS
Reliable and helpful ,Demonstrates a positive attitude, Is prepared for camp, Starts camp on time, Completes assignments, Has a good rapport with peers, Seeks guidance if needed, Allows peers to demonstrate independence, Shows responsibility, Gives clear instructions
PEER ASSISTANT APPLICATION AND AGREEMENT