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

Camp Ocean Pines
Located: Cambria, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: erinm@campoceanpines.org
Position Available: Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $300-$380 per week
  • We are a non-profit, independent, co-ed camp that focuses on Connecting, Exploring and Growing!
  • Camp overlooks the Pacific Ocean while nestled in a Monterey Pine forest.
  • Counselors sleep in cabin with campers serving as a mentor and role model. Counselors create magical moments that lasts lifetime.
  • All our camp activities are run by our counselors. We offer over 50+ activities that range from arts&crafts, target sports and kayaking.
  • Website: http://campoceanpines.org/jobs/

Camp Ocean Pines
Located: Cambria, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: erinm@campoceanpines.org
Position Available: Off Site Program Coordinator
Salary Range: $400-$450 per week
  • We are a non-profit, independent, co-ed camp that focuses on Connecting, Exploring and Growing!
  • Camp overlooks the Pacific Ocean while nestled in a Monterey Pine forest.
  • Our Off-Site Coordinators are in charge of transportation including driving our 15 person vans. This position is perfect for someone who loves a good road trip!
  • Off-Site Coordinators help lead all our off-site trips such as kayaking, rock climbing and going to the beach. Each day is filled with adventure!
  • Website: http://campoceanpines.org/jobs/

Camp Ocean Pines
Located: Cambria, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: erinm@campoceanpines.org
Position Available: Camp Media Coordinator
Salary Range: $350-$400 per week
  • We are a non-profit, independent, co-ed camp that focuses on Connecting, Exploring and Growing!
  • Camp overlooks the Pacific Ocean while nestled in a Monterey Pine forest.
  • The Camp Media Coordinator would oversee the social media presence of camp throughout the summer. This individual would capture the 'magic' of camp through pictures and text.
  • This position would walk away with marketing experience, helping curate the 2020 summer plan.
  • Website: http://campoceanpines.org/jobs/

Camp Ocean Pines
Located: Cambria, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: erinm@campoceanpines.org
Position Available: On-Site Program Coordinator
Salary Range: $400-$450 per week
  • We are a non-profit, independent, co-ed camp that focuses on Connecting, Exploring and Growing!
  • Camp overlooks the Pacific Ocean while nestled in a Monterey Pine forest.
  • Our On-Site "Pro-Coords" are the wizards of camp programming by managing all the background work that makes every program run smoothly.
  • This position creates and leads all camp programming throughout the week such as Double Dare, Bongos Bingo or Camp Carnival!
  • Website: http://campoceanpines.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: $410/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 leader, horsemanship staff, ropes course leader, trail crew leader, 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/

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: $410/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/

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

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Camp Counselors (Day and Resident camps)
Salary Range: $408+ /week with room and board
  • Make a difference in a child's life and make your own lifelong friendships.
  • njoy 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: $408+ /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: Equestrian Staff
Salary Range: $408+ /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 both English and Western riding skills, horsemanship, and vaulting.
  • Website: http://www.kennolyncamps.com

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Backpacking Trip Leader
Salary Range: $408+ /week with room and board
  • Lead 6, 2-night, 3-day trips through Big Basin park with 14 kids and another trip leader.
  • 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

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

Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Located: Idyllwild, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: summer@idyllwildarts.org
Position Available: Counselor-Children's Center
Salary Range: $4,500 for 9.5 weeks
  • Meals, housing, Worker's Comp and State Disability Insurance
  • 10 Positions Available
  • Performing or Visual Arts background and participation preferred.
  • Website: http://www.IdyllwildArts.org

Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Located: Idyllwild, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: summer@idyllwildarts.org
Position Available: Counselor-Youth Program
Salary Range: $4,500 for 9.5 weeks
  • Meals, housing, Worker's Comp and State Disability Insurance
  • 20 Positions Available
  • Performing or Visual Arts background and participation preferred.
  • Website: http://www.IdyllwildArts.org

Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Located: Idyllwild, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: summer@idyllwildarts.org
Position Available: Lifeguard
Salary Range: $4,500 for 9.5 weeks
  • Meals, housing, Worker's Comp and State Disability Insurance
  • 5 Positions Available
  • Must be CPR/1st AID and Lifeguard Certified
  • Performing or Visual Arts background and participation preferred.
  • Website: http://www.IdyllwildArts.org

Idyllwild Arts Summer Program
Located: Idyllwild, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: summer@idyllwildarts.org
Position Available: Production Tech Assistants
Salary Range: $4,500 for 9.5 weeks
  • Meals, housing, Worker's Comp and State Disability Insurance
  • 5 Positions Available
  • Performing or Visual Arts background and participation preferred.
  • Responsible for maintaining performance and rehearsal spaces, and assisting in the builds, installations, Run-of-Shows, and strikes.
  • Website: http://www.IdyllwildArts.org

SuperCamp
Located: Stanford University, CSU Long Beach, Villanova University
Type: Residential Coed Summer Camp
Contact: info@supercamp.com
Position Available: Team Leader
Salary Range: Hourly Wage
  • Opportunity to have a lasting impact on the lives of others and provides an opportunity for you to learn and grow as a leader.
  • At least 20 years old (by September 1st, 2019) with at least one completed academic year at a college or university.
  • Co-lead a team of 16 - 20 students (ages 11 - 18)
  • Team leaders are vibrant, enthusiastic and engaging. TL's lead activities, supervise students, facilitate team meetings, create camp spirit, and support logistics coordinators.
  • Website: http://www.supercamp.com/staff/

SuperCamp
Located: Stanford University, CSU Long Beach, Villanova University
Type: Residential Coed Summer Camp
Contact: info@supercamp.com
Position Available: Facilitator
Salary Range: Per session stipend plus room, board, and paid travel
  • Customized Training for SuperCamp that directly impacts your teaching/presenting
  • Create experiences for students to grow academically, mentally and emotionally
  • All paid travel with future opportunities to work internationally
  • Facilitators must demonstrate engaging energy, passion, integrity, honesty, kindness, patience, and a genuine concern for others.
  • Website: http://www.supercamp.com/staff/

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

River Way Ranch Camp
Located: Fresno, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: inquiry@Riverwayranchcamp.com
Position Available: General Counselor
Salary Range: Competitive pay
  • Free room and board
  • Great resume builder
  • Training provided, including CPR/First-Aid
  • Email us or call 1 (800) 821-2801
  • Website: http://www.riverwayranchcamp.com

River Way Ranch Camp
Located: Fresno, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: inquiry@Riverwayranchcamp.com
Position Available: Specialty Department Heads/Management
Salary Range: Competitive pay, increased with experience/credentials
  • Free room and board
  • Open positions: Theatre Arts Director, Go-Cart Director, Parent Liaison, and much more!
  • Memories and friendships to last a lifetime
  • Email us or call Ashley at 1 (800) 821-2801
  • Website: http://www.riverwayranchcamp.com

WB Surf Camp
Located: Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Island, NC; Costa Rica
Type: Residential coed surfing camp
Contact: info@wbsurfcamp.com
Position Available: Surf Instructor
Salary Range: $350/ week & up
  • We are looking for personable, reliable and positive role models for today's youth. Need FirstAid, CPR, and Lifeguarding certifications.
  • Experience as a camp counselor a plus. Surf instructor experience is not necessary as selected candidates will go through our training program. You must be a proficient surfer to apply.
  • Excellent pay, perks & benefits. Come spend your summer at the beach and get paid for it.
  • This job opening is for our Topsail Beach, NC locations.
  • Website: http://www.wbsurfcamp.com

WB Surf Camp
Located: Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Island, NC; Costa Rica
Type: Residential coed surfing camp
Contact: info@wbsurfcamp.com
Position Available: Day Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $275/week & up
  • We are seeking mature, responsible, positive role models who enjoy working with elementary aged children in an eco-activity based camp. This job opening is for our Wrightsville Beach, NC location.
  • Need First Aid, CPR, and Lifeguarding certifications. Experience as a camp counselor a plus.
  • Surf experience is not necessary, but you must be extremely comfortable in the water.
  • Excellent pay, perks & benefits. Come spend your summer at the beach and get paid for it.
  • Website: http://www.wbsurfcamp.com

WB Surf Camp
Located: Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Island, NC; Costa Rica
Type: Residential coed surfing camp
Contact: info@wbsurfcamp.com
Position Available: Program Coordinator
Salary Range: Dependent on Experience
  • At least 25 years old with minimum of a bachelors degree in one of the following areas: Environmental Science/Marine Science/Hospitality Services/Parks & Recreation/Business Management. Masters degree is preferred. 3+ years working in a camp management position.
  • Responsible for the preparation and development of our company's flagship teen overnight, specialty and travel camps.
  • Please email resume and cover letter to info@wbsurfcamp.com.
  • Website: http://www.wbsurfcamp.com

PGC Basketball
Located: 105 Camps. 32 States. 2 Countries.
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: info@pgcbasketball.com
Position Available: PGC Basket Instructor
Salary Range: Competitive weekly compensation.

PGC Basketball
Located: 105 Camps. 32 States. 2 Countries.
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: info@pgcbasketball.com
Position Available: PGC Site Manager
Salary Range: Competitive weekly compensation.
  • Manage all logistical details for the session and serve as the main point of contact between PGC and the college's conference services staff.
  • Work closely with the Director to manage all aspects of check-in and check-out, and to adhere to all PGC's risk management procedures and checklists.
  • Manage facility issues, player issues, hospital trips, and emergencies.
  • Training in managing logistics, people, cutting-edge leadership and culture
  • Website: https://pgcbasketball.com/employment-opportunities/?utm_source=campage.com&utm_medium=referral

PGC Basketball
Located: 105 Camps. 32 States. 2 Countries.
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: info@pgcbasketball.com
Position Available: PGC Director
Salary Range: Significant weekly compensation.
  • Provide leadership to every aspect of a PGC course, including being responsible for the overall experience for 120+ players and coaches.
  • Teach PGC's curriculum in the daily classroom sessions (2-3 hrs), film sessions (1 hr) & court sessions (6-7 hrs).
  • Lead daily staff meetings, manage the entire staff, and provide timely feedback.
  • Work closely with the Site Manager to oversee check-in, check-out, and uphold PGC's risk management procedures.
  • Website: https://pgcbasketball.com/employment-opportunities/?utm_source=campage.com&utm_medium=referral

PGC Basketball
Located: 105 Camps. 32 States. 2 Countries.
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: info@pgcbasketball.com
Position Available: PGC Year-Round Staff
Salary Range: Competitive.

iD Game Design & Development Academy for Teens
Located: Held at Stanford, Emory, and more
Type: Pre-college, intensive, two-week, overnight game development program for ages 13-18
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 & Engineering Academy for Teens
Located: Held in CA, CT, GA, IL, MA, NH, NJ, NY, NC, TX, and 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 Summer Camps
Located: 36+ locations nationwide in 22 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 Summer Camps
Located: 36+ locations nationwide in 22 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 Summer Camps
Located: 36+ locations nationwide in 22 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 Summer Camps
Located: 36+ locations nationwide in 22 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

Camp Paivika, AbilityFirst
Located: Crestline, California
Type: Residential special needs coed camp
Contact: kkunsek@abilityfirst.org
Position Available: Cabin Counselor
Salary Range: $4,400.00 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: $4400 / 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

Deer Crossing Camp
Located: Loon Lake, Eldorado National Forest, in northern California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: mail@deercrossingcamp.com
Position Available: Instructor—Kayak, Windsurf, Canoe, Sail, Rock-Climb
Salary Range:
  • Spend the summer teaching campers your favorite outdoor activities—rock-climbing (real rock!), sailing, kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, arts-and-crafts. Must have previous teaching experience or significant expertise (e.g., 100+ hours) in your primary skill area. Backpacking, guitar, archery experience a plus.
  • Get certified in Wilderness First Aid & Red Cross Lifeguard/First Aid/Professional CPR during staff training. Must be good swimmer; if not already a certified lifeguard, you must be capable of being certified during staff training. Additional pay with WFR or EMT certification valid through 8/12/17.
  • Improve your own leadership and interpersonal skills in this dual Instructor-Counselor role. Staff should enjoy children, & be friendly & outgoing, high energy, adventurous, helpful, caring & thoughtful, open to new ideas, willing to help with camp chores/maintenance, and able to follow all camp rules.
  • Join our adventure family! Room & board provided in two-person platform tents (with mattresses), scattered among camper tents. Staff bathroom with hot shower in lodge. Wifi Internet access available for staff use several times each week.
  • Website: http://www.deercrossingcamp.com

Deer Crossing Camp
Located: Loon Lake, Eldorado National Forest, in northern California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: mail@deercrossingcamp.com
Position Available: Cooks
Salary Range:
  • Two cooks work together to prepare, cook, & serve three meals a day (two meals on Sundays) using approved menus. Place food orders & oversee weekly deliveries. Oversee cleaning and care of kitchen, equipment, & supplies. Manage food storage & monitor refrigeration temperatures & water quality.
  • Must be 20 years old & have experience cooking a variety of foods for groups of 50-100 people. Must be able to carry 40 pounds, speak and read English, and pass the California Food Handlers test.
  • During time off, you may participate in all camp activities, learn a new outdoor skill, go for a hike, enjoy the summer breeze over beautiful Loon Lake, or join staff with cars for day trips to Lake Tahoe or other nearby sites.
  • Cooks are part of our adventure family! Room & board provided in two-person platform tents (with mattresses), scattered among camper tents. Staff bathroom with hot shower in lodge. Wifi Internet access available for staff use several times each week.
  • Website: http://www.deercrossingcamp.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

Army and Navy Academy Summer Programs
Located: Carlsbad, California
Type: Coed Residential Camp
Contact: Kweeks@armyandnavyacademy.org
Position Available: Camp Counselors
Salary Range: $2100-2400
  • Live on campus and work with children ages 7-17 in traditional/sports camp and surf and bodyboard camps.
  • Summer camp counselors needed for summer program for three to four weeks.
  • Website: http://www.abts.com

Gold Arrow Camp
Located: Sierra National Forest, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: mail@goldarrowcamp.com
Position Available: Boys Group Counselor
Salary Range: $2475/ 9 weeks
  • Located on Huntington Lake in the High Sierras of California
  • Responsible for the supervision and well-being of 8-10 campers
  • Must be 19 years of age and completed at least one year of college or work experience.
  • Website: http://www.goldarrowcamp.com

Gold Arrow Camp
Located: Sierra National Forest, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: mail@goldarrowcamp.com
Position Available: Waterfront Activity Counselor
Salary Range: $2475/ 9 weeks
  • Located on Huntington Lake in the high Sierras of California
  • Need instructors for the following activities: waterskiing/wakeboarding, sailing, and jetskiing.
  • Must be 19 years of age and completed at least one year of college or work experience.
  • Website: http://www.goldarrowcamp.com

Army and Navy Academy Summer Programs
Located: Carlsbad, California
Type: Coed Residential Camp
Contact: Kweeks@armyandnavyacademy.org
Position Available: Teachers
Salary Range: $3000-3300
  • Summer school teacher needed for residential boarding school four-week session.
  • Room and board are included.
  • Classes offered in Math, Reading, Science, English, ESL, Oceanography, Photography, Art, Study Skills.
  • Website: http://www.abts.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/