Summer Camp Jobs at summer camps and adventure programs in Southern California

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Camp Counselors (Day and Overnight camps)
Salary Range: $510+ /week with room and board
  • Make a difference in a child's life and make your own lifelong friendships.
  • Enjoy working outdoors, under the warm California sun close to many clean beaches and hot surf spots. A job full of like minded, dedicated people. The hardest job you'll ever love!
  • Counselors who can teach the following activities required: climbing, ropes course, swimming, archery, riflery, fencing, horseback riding, self defense, outdoor adventure, drama, photography, fun science, outdoor cooking, crafts, ceramics, tennis and more. (We train our own Ropes staff and Waterfront staff incl. Lifeguards!)
  • Lifeguard Certification is a plus but not required
  • Website: http://www.kennolyncamps.com

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Ceramics Instructor
Salary Range: $510+ /week with room and board
  • Make a difference in a child's life and make your own lifelong friendships.
  • Instruct ceramics in our outdoor ceramics studio. Our site has 2 kilns as well as kick and electric wheels. We teach wheel and handbuilt ceramics.
  • Live in a cabin with another staff member and cheerful and excitable campers.
  • Website: http://www.kennolyncamps.com

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Ropes Course Staff
Salary Range: $442+ /week with room and board
  • Make a difference in a child's life and make your own lifelong friendships.
  • Enjoy working outdoors, under the warm California sun close to many clean beaches and hot surf spots. A job full of like minded, dedicated people. The hardest job you'll ever love!
  • Live in a cabin with another staff member and cheerful and excitable campers.
  • Work with kids to teach them how to use our climbing wall and ropes course
  • Website: http://www.kennolyncamps.com

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: BMX Instructor
Salary Range: $510+ /week with room and board
  • Teach BMX on our custom pump track
  • Live in a cabin with another staff member and cheerful and excitable campers.
  • Enjoy working outdoors, under the warm California sun close to many clean beaches and hot surf spots. A job full of like minded, dedicated people. The hardest job you'll ever love!
  • Website: http://www.kennolyncamps.com

Pali Adventures
Located: Running Springs, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@paliadventures.com
Position Available: Summer Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $400-$467 per week
  • Camp counselors at Pali Adventures are responsible for the physical and emotional well-being of campers.
  • They supervise campers in a cabin setting, at mealtimes, and during activities. Counselors are in charge of facilitating activities throughout the day
  • Counselors work as a team to ensure all campers have a fun and memorable experience at camp
  • Must have completed high school and be a minimum 18 years of age or older as of 5/30/21.
  • Website: http://www.paliadventures.com

Camp Paivika, AbilityFirst
Located: Crestline, California
Type: Residential special needs coed camp
Contact: kkunsek@abilityfirst.org
Position Available: Cabin Counselor
Salary Range: $5560 for the summer
  • Must have desire to work with individuals with special needs.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be a real 'people person' ready for a fun and rewarding summer experience.
  • Website: http://camppaivika.org/employment.htm

Camp Paivika, AbilityFirst
Located: Crestline, California
Type: Residential special needs coed camp
Contact: kkunsek@abilityfirst.org
Position Available: Program Staff
Salary Range: $5560 / summer
  • Must have desire to work with individuals with special needs.
  • Must have specialized background in program area applying for.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Website: http://camppaivika.org/employment.htm

School of Creative & Performing Arts
Located: New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; and Burlington, VT
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: jobs@socapa.org
Position Available: Residential Advisor / Film Teaching Assistant
Salary Range: Starting at $600/week
  • Work as a counselor for teens attending arts intensives at an urban residential program. Assist with evening and weekend activities, and with the filmmaking program.
  • Help teenagers learn the art of filmmaking and assist as they create their own short films!
  • Room and board (same meal plan as students receive) included in addition to weekly salary.
  • Positions are fun, coworkers are awesome, campers are motivated and passionate and highly creative!
  • Website: www.socapa.org/jobs

Camp Trinity on The Bar 717 Ranch
Located: Hayfork, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: emma@bar717.com
Position Available: Summer Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $445/week
  • Seeking enthusiastic leaders to work with youth 8-16 years old in a residential mountain ranch camp; must demonstrate interest in working with children and the outdoors.
  • Positions include: backpacking leaders, horsemanship, crafts, woodworking, ceramics, hiking, camping, and general counselors.
  • Must be 19 years old and have completed 1 year of college or equivalent work experience by June.
  • For more information, please see: http://www.bar717.com/staff/job-opportunities/
  • Website: http://www.bar717.com/staff/

School of Creative & Performing Arts
Located: New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; and Burlington, VT
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: jobs@socapa.org
Position Available: Residential Advisor / Acting Teaching Assistant
Salary Range: Starting at $600/week
  • Work as a counselor for teens attending arts intensives at an urban residential program. Assist with evening and weekend activities, and with the acting program.
  • Help teenagers learn the ins and outs of acting, hone their acting skills, and gain experience acting in films and on stage!
  • Room and board (same meal plan as students receive) included in addition to weekly salary.
  • Positions are fun, coworkers are awesome, campers are motivated and passionate and highly creative!
  • Website: www.socapa.org/jobs

Camp Trinity on The Bar 717 Ranch
Located: Hayfork, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: emma@bar717.com
Position Available: Backpacking Trip Leaders
Salary Range: $445/week
  • Seeking enthusiastic backpacking leaders to work with youth 8-16 years old in a residential mountain ranch camp; must demonstrate interest in working with children and the outdoors.
  • Experience leading backpacking trips for groups strongly preferred.
  • Must be 19 years old and have completed 1 year of college or equivalent work experience by June.
  • For more information, please see: http://www.bar717.com/staff/job-opportunities/
  • Website: http://www.bar717.com/staff/

DigiPen Academy Summer Workshops
Located: Redmond, Washington
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: k12staffing@digipen.edu
Position Available: Teacher's Assistant
Salary Range: $13-$14 per hour (depending on experience and for off-site positions)
  • Assist the teacher with the instruction of DigiPen approved curriculum and classroom management
  • Engage all students in active learning
  • Communicate with parents, peers, administrators, and students quickly and effectively
  • May lead some lessons over the course of the workshop if needed
  • Website: https://academy.digipen.edu/job-opportunities/

DigiPen Academy Summer Workshops
Located: Redmond, Washington
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: k12staffing@digipen.edu
Position Available: Lead Teacher
Salary Range: 16-18 per hour (depending on experience and for off-site positions)
  • Teach students DigiPen approved curriculum
  • Engage all students in active learning, Extensive knowledge in computer science, art and animation, game design, engineering, music and sound design or other relevant experience
  • Maintain a safe, productive, friendly environment for all
  • Communicate with parents, peers, administrators, and students quickly and effectively
  • Website: https://academy.digipen.edu/job-opportunities/

DigiPen Academy Summer Workshops
Located: Redmond, Washington
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: k12staffing@digipen.edu
Position Available: Experience Coordinator
Salary Range: $13-$14 per hour
  • Ensure student engagement and an optimal ProjectFUN Activities experience
  • Assist the K-12 Team with student check-in and with operating the sign-in table in the lobby
  • Assist the K-12 Team and other DigiPen Departments with administrative tasks
  • Substitute in the classroom for teaching staff, as needed
  • Website: https://academy.digipen.edu/job-opportunities/

Crazzy's Wasewagan Camp & Retreat
Located: Angelus Oaks, Southern California
Type: Residential coed camp
Contact: adventures@wasewagan.com
Position Available: Summer Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $200-$400/week; varies depending on experience
  • Enjoy a summer filled with fun and get paid to do so!
  • Great experience for those wanting to work with kids and/or work in the recreation field.
  • Practice leadership and communication skills, as well as learning to work with a team towards a common goal.
  • Impact and change the lives of kids by creating a once in a lifetime experience while learning and teaching outdoor skills.
  • Website: http://www.wasewagan.com

1-on-1 Online Private Lessons
Located: Held Online
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: summerjobs@iDTech.com
Position Available: Video Game Design and Development Instructor
Salary Range: starting at $600/week
  • You will be a role model for aspiring game developers.
  • You will add leadership and teaching experience to your resume.
  • You'll receive competitive compensation.
  • You will broaden your professional and social network.
  • Website: http://www.idtech.com/employment/

iD Coding & AI Academy
Located: Held in CA, FL, IL, MD, MA, MI, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, TX, WA.
Type: Pre-college, intensive, two-week programming camps for ages 13-18
Contact: info@iDTech.com
Position Available: Computer Science, Robotics, and Engineering Instructor
Salary Range: Starting at $600 per week
  • You will be a role model for aspiring engineers and game developers.
  • You will add leadership and teaching experience added to your resume.
  • You will broaden your professional and social network.
  • You'll receive competitive compensation.
  • Website: http://www.internaldrive.com/summer_employment.htm

iD Tech Camps
Located: Held at 150+ campuses nationwide
Type: Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs
Contact: info@iDTech.com
Position Available: Directors for Technology Summer Camp!
Salary Range: Starting at $700/week
  • Your staff and students look up to you as a mentor and guide.
  • You will add leadership and administrative experience to your resume.
  • You will get exposure to cutting-edge technology, including our curriculum for 60+ courses.
  • You will receive competitive compensation.
  • Website: http://www.idtech.com/jobs/summer-jobs/

iD Tech Camps
Located: Held at 150+ campuses nationwide
Type: Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs
Contact: info@iDTech.com
Position Available: Instructors for Technology Summer Camp for Kids
Salary Range: Starting at $525/week
  • iD Tech has repeatedly been named a Top Workplace by the Bay Area News Group.
  • You'll mentor students ages 7-17 in a fun, dynamic learning environment.
  • We have both day and overnight positions available.
  • Lead a class in a subject like robotics, game design, programming, or 3D printing.
  • Website: http://www.idtech.com/jobs/summer-jobs/

Camp Keystone Summer Day Camp
Located: Agoura Hills, California
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: staff@campkeystone.com
Position Available: Day Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $325-$390/week
  • Senior Counselor - 18+. Requires active participation and supervision in all program areas. Must be available for orientation and a minimum of 7 weeks.
  • Looking for amazing staff that can bring the highest quality of spirit, commitment and caring to our campers. We are currently hiring caring, nurturing, fun-loving people who want to make positive differences in the lives of children. Must have effective communication with co-counselors, supervisory staff, campers and parents.
  • Certifications/previous experience or accomplishments in program areas a plus! Desired qualities include responsibility, patience, enthusiasm, innovative, safety conscious, fun!
  • We are located on 30 acres with grass and shady trees. We have a 274' waterslide, zip lines, climbing wall, acro-flyer, go-carts, horses, over 50 giant interactive inflatables, archery, boating and fishing, and so much more! Make a difference in a child's life and develop lifelong friendships at Camp Keystone this summer!
  • Website: http://www.campkeystone.com/jobs

Outdoor Journeys / Camp Nawakwa
Located: Angeluos Oaks, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: Clif@outdoorjourneys.org
Position Available: Camp Nawakwa Head Cook
Salary Range: $100 to $125 a day
  • The Head Cook shall support the mission of OJ in all areas of meal service. The qualified candidate is self-motivated, independent worker who possesses a solid knowledge of and ability to understand kitchen safety and sanitation practices, methods of care, use and cleaning of kitchen tools and equipment;
  • basic safety procedures as applied to food prep, basic math; principles and practices of supervision. The ideal candidate will have a basic understanding of culinary and nutrition planning and practices; an ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and effectively primarily in English, both orally and written.
  • They should be able to exercise sound independent judgement, with within their area of responsibility; exercise tact, objectivity, sensitivity, strategy and judgment when dealing with other staff and clients.
  • The ideal candidate will be required to properly operate kitchen tools and equipment, computer using word processing and other standard office equipment; perform mathematical operations to scale up and down recipes; train, coach and develop staff.
  • Website: http://www.outdoorjourneys.org

Capitol Debate Virtual Summer Camps
Located: 31+ locations nationwide in 21 states
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: hr@capitoldebate.com
Position Available: Nurse / Wellness Person - Summer Camp
Salary Range:
  • The Nurse / Wellness Person is responsible for the overall safety and wellness of students at camp.
  • Must be over the age of 21 and typically possess a degree within the field of Nursing, Child Psychology, Social Work, or an equivalent field and may also be a student still working toward their degree.
  • Responsible for collecting, monitoring and administering student medications as prescribed.
  • Assist students with ensuring food allergies are accommodated through conversations with necessary dining hall staff members.
  • Website: http://www.capitoldebate.com

Capitol Debate Virtual Summer Camps
Located: 31+ locations nationwide in 21 states
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: hr@capitoldebate.com
Position Available: Residential Life Director - Summer Camp
Salary Range:
  • Responsible for the overall success of camp residential life activities, student engagement and safety, directorship and motivation of residential life staff, as well supporting overall camp operations and logistics.
  • Must be over the age of 21 and typically possess a degree within the field of Education, Child Psychology, Social Work, or an equivalent field.
  • Oversees all other Residential Life staff and delegate tasks appropriately.
  • Create enthusiasm and excitement for the students.
  • Website: http://www.capitoldebate.com

Capitol Debate Virtual Summer Camps
Located: 31+ locations nationwide in 21 states
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: hr@capitoldebate.com
Position Available: Summer Camp Instructor
Salary Range:
  • Ensures the successful delivery of the curriculum in the classroom.
  • Assist with marketing the camp.
  • Assist with chaperoning field trips.
  • Help provide an experience for our students that are both educational and fun.
  • Website: http://www.capitoldebate.com

Capitol Debate Virtual Summer Camps
Located: 31+ locations nationwide in 21 states
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: hr@capitoldebate.com
Position Available: Residential Advisor - Summer Camp
Salary Range:
  • Responsible for assisting with and participating in all camp residential life activities, student engagement and safety, as well supporting overall camp operations and logistics.
  • Residential Advisors are often current college students working toward a degree within the field of Education, Child Psychology, Social Work, or an equivalent field.
  • Provide mentoring and leadership.
  • Assist with planning and implementation of residential activities.
  • Website: http://www.capitoldebate.com

Astrocamp
Located: Idyllwild, California
Type: Residential Coed Summer Camp
Contact: summerpd@astrocamp.org
Position Available: Summer Camp Science Instructor
Salary Range: $275/wk
  • Lead groups of up to 12 students in science based classes as well as ropes courses, arts & crafts, and other classic summer camp activities!
  • Work with awesome scientific equipment like 3D printers, microscopes, telescopes, liquid nitrogen and more!
  • Bachelor's Degree encouraged
  • Live on site in an amazing community. Instructors to not live in the dorms with the kids, but instead in attached fully furnished staff housing.
  • Website: http://www.astrocampsummer.org

Adidas Tennis Camps
Located: Locations Nationwide, United States
Type: Coed Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: support@tenniscamper.com
Position Available: Sports Summer Camp Staff
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
  • Applicants will be a part of our summer camp coaching staff and will assist the camp directors run the week of camp
  • Follow the camp objectives set by the director and ensure all of the campers enjoy their experience
  • Teach or assist with drills and other programs and encourage all campers participation
  • Playing experience is a must, coaching is a bonus
  • Website: http://www.tenniscamper.com

GameBreaker Lacrosse Camps
Located: Locations Nationwide, United States
Type: Day and Residential Camps with separate sessions for boys and girls
Contact: support@laxcamps.com
Position Available: Sports Summer Camp Staff
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
  • Applicants will be a part of our summer camp coaching staff and will assist the camp directors run the week of camp
  • Follow the camp objectives set by the director and ensure all of the campers enjoy their experience
  • Teach or assist with drills and other programs and encourage all campers participation
  • Playing experience is a must, coaching is a bonus
  • Website: http://www.laxcamps.com

Revolution Field Hockey Camps
Located: 28 Locations Nationwide, United States
Type: Girls' Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: support@FHcamps.com
Position Available: Sports Summer Camp Staff
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
  • Applicants will be a part of our summer camp coaching staff and will assist the camp directors run the week of camp
  • Follow the camp objectives set by the director and ensure all of the campers enjoy their experience
  • Teach or assist with drills and other programs and encourage all campers participation
  • Playing experience is a must, coaching is a bonus
  • Website: http://www.fhcamps.com

Revolution Softball Camps
Located: Nationwide Locations in the United States
Type: Girls Camp with Residential and Day Camp Sessions
Contact: Support@SummerSoftballCamp.com
Position Available: Sports Summer Camp Staff
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
  • Applicants will be a part of our summer camp coaching staff and will assist the camp directors run the week of camp
  • Follow the camp objectives set by the director and ensure all of the campers enjoy their experience
  • Teach or assist with drills and other programs and encourage all campers participation
  • Playing experience is a must, coaching is a bonus
  • Website: http://summersoftballcamp.com

The Painted Turtle Camp for Children with Chronic Illness
Located: Lake Hughes, Southern California
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: sheric@thepaintedturtle.org
Position Available: Pediatric Registered Nurse
Salary Range: $1,000/week PLUS room/board
  • The Painted Turtle seeks 4 experienced pediatric registered nurses for full-time summer employment from late May-August 2009, who seek to make a difference in the lives of children with chronic and life-threatening illness. Summer staff nurses will work u
  • Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 1-2 years pediatric nursing experience, State of California Registered Nursing License, and current CPR/first aid certification. PALS certification preferred. Flexibility, teamwork, good communication, strong or
  • Applications will be considered from January through April 2009. Please send a cover letter and resume/CV to: Sheri Carson, Nursing Director, at sheric@thepaintedturtle.org or via fax at 661-724-1566. Candidates may also complete our online application by
  • Website: http://thepaintedturtle.org/volunteers-and-staff/summer-staff/summer-staff-positions/