Think you have what it takes to be on staff at a Summer camp?
Are you ready for a summer of amazing experiences and memories that will last a lifetime?
46+ of the camps attending the Main Line Camp Fair are looking to meet potential camp employees/counselors. NOW is the time to secure your Summer job.
Camp counselors can have a profound impact on the campers they lead. They are role models who assist and motivate campers whether they are trying to learn a new skill or they have concerns about an issue or idea. Throughout the day general counselors monitor and participate in the group’s activities and do everything in their power to make each of their campers’ summer the most memorable yet. It is a position that demands incredible responsibility and care. But it’s also one of the most rewarding experiences you’ll ever have.
Camps are looking for responsible, enthusiastic, spirited, fun-loving, patient and genuinely concerned for the welfare and development of young people individuals who can serve as role models, mentors, and coaches at camp next summer.
Summer camp great for your resume or college application??
Some of the best reasons to be a camp counselor this summer may surprise you. Sure, working with kids is itself rewarding, and spending the summer outdoors is enticing, but have you ever considered that working at summer camp is actually good for your career?
For example, if you are a college student considering a career in athletics, sports management, coaching, teaching, dance, theater, fine arts, child development, child psychology or management, summer camp provides practical, meaningful experience to build your resume.
Camps attending the Main Line Camp Fair who are hiring are as follows: (some camps will have direct links to their application or information, you can also links to camp websites on the participating camps page)
Benchmark Summer Camp
Camp UMLY at the Upper Main Line YMCA
Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia Sail Camp
Emagination Computer Camps
ESF Major Camp at Haverford School
ESF Summer Camps-Newtown Square,Chester Springs, Haverford and Rosemont
French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts
Friends’ Central Summer Programs
Future Stars Camps
Hideaway Day Camp
Indian Springs Day Camp
Kutsher’s Sports Academy
New Meadow Farm Riding Camp
Paradise Farm Camps
Philadelphia Rock Gym
Phillies Baseball Academy
Riverbend Exploration Camp
Science Camp Watonka
South Mountain YMCA Camp Conrad Weiser
Summer Fundamentals Art Camp
Summerstage at People’s Light & Theatre