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

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: www.outdoorjourneys.org

Camp Ursa Major
Located: Los Angeles, CA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: patrick@campursamajor.com
Position Available: Camp Counselor
Salary Range: 420/week
  • Lead a group of up to 16 campers through a variety of activities which you will help design to encourage zest, gratitude, curiosity, friendship, and grit
  • Counselors must be 19+ years old
  • Develop career skills in leadership, problem solving, communication, and decision making
  • All staff are required to work from June 12th - August 11th in addition to five days of training beginning June 5th
  • Website: www.campursamajor.com/employment

Galileo: Innovation Camps for kids
Located: 50+ Locations in the SF Bay Area, SoCal, and Chicago
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: jobs@galileo-learning.com
Position Available: Summer Camp Counselor
Salary Range: Depending on experience, education, position, and location
  • Students & recent grads wanted to assist amazing K-8 art, science, and tech classes like 3D Printing, Go-Karts, Fashion Design, etc
  • Develop skills employers look for with a personalized professional development program
  • Join an award-winning company and a nationwide community & network
  • 6-10 weeks, depending on location (housing not provided)
  • Website: www.galileo-camps.com/jobs/summer-jobs/

Galileo: Innovation Camps for kids
Located: 50+ Locations in the SF Bay Area, SoCal, and Chicago
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: jobs@galileo-learning.com
Position Available: Summer Lead Instructor
Salary Range: Depending on experience, education, position, and location
  • Deliver curriculum for amazing K-8 classes like 3D Printing, Fashion Design, Go-Karts, etc.
  • Curriculum & materials provided; comprehensive training offered, customized for all levels of experience
  • Learn new approaches to project-based learning & join a nationwide network of educators
  • 6-10 weeks, depending on location (housing not provided)
  • Website: www.galileo-camps.com/jobs/summer-jobs/

SuperCamp
Located: 3 locations: Stanford CA, UC San Marcos CA, Villanova PA
Type: Residential Coed Summer Camp
Contact: csmith@qln.com
Position Available: Team Leader
Salary Range: Hourly Wage (Approximately $435 - $455 per week)
  • 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, 2017) with at least one completed academi year at a college or university.
  • Co-lead a team of 16 - 20 students (ages 11 - 18) with 1 to 2 other Team Leaders
  • Team leaders lead activities, supervise students, facilitate team meetings, create camp spirit, and support logistics managers with logistical aspects of camp.
  • Website: www.supercamp.com/staff/

SuperCamp
Located: 3 locations: Stanford CA, UC San Marcos CA, Villanova PA
Type: Residential Coed Summer Camp
Contact: csmith@qln.com
Position Available: Facilitator
Salary Range: $925 per week plus room, board, and paid travel
  • Customized Training for SuperCamp that directly impacts your teaching/presenting
  • Create experiences for students to grow academically and emotionally
  • All paid travel with future opportunities to work internationally
  • Facilitators must demonstrate integrity, honesty, kindness, humility, patience, and a genuine concern for others.
  • Website: www.supercamp.com/staff/

Capitol Debate Summer Camps
Located: Universities Across The Country - MA, NJ, MD, NC, IL, TX, CA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: bratt@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: www.capitoldebate.com

Capitol Debate Summer Camps
Located: Universities Across The Country - MA, NJ, MD, NC, IL, TX, CA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: bratt@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: www.capitoldebate.com

Capitol Debate Summer Camps
Located: Universities Across The Country - MA, NJ, MD, NC, IL, TX, CA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: bratt@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: www.capitoldebate.com

Capitol Debate Summer Camps
Located: Universities Across The Country - MA, NJ, MD, NC, IL, TX, CA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: bratt@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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: www.astrocampsummer.org

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, nuturing, 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, 3 zip lines, a state-of-the-art ropes course, 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: www.campkeystone.com/jobs

Camp Keystone Summer Day Camp
Located: Agoura Hills, California
Type: Coed Day Camp
Contact: staff@campkeystone.com
Position Available: Pottery Camp Instructor
Salary Range: Depends on Experience
  • Looking for a fun and energetic individual to lead our pottery camp program. They must be able to design and implement a creative pottery program for children ages 6-14.
  • This includes slab construction, coiling, pinching & leading campers through scultping personal art projects. Pay varies depending on experience and certifications.
  • The program runs from June 13th - August 5th. Ideal candidate will be available for entire 8 weeks of Pottery Camp.
  • Website: www.campkeystone.com/jobs

Catalina Island Camps
Located: Two Harbors, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: Rasheed@catalinaislandcamps.com
Position Available: Activity Specialists
Salary Range: $245/week
  • Activity Specialists teach in one of the following activity areas: sailing, skin diving( including kayaking & stand up paddle boarding ) power boat activities, challenge course ( High and Low Ropes, Climbing Wall, Challenge Games ) arts & crafts, target sports ( archery, riflery ) , photography, Go Pro, nature
  • Activity Specialists must have previous teaching experience or significant personal accomplishment in the program area they are applying to teach. All staff must be First Aid & CPR certified. All waterfront staff must be waterfront lifeguard certified.
  • Activity Specialists live in a cabin with a cabin counselor and 8-10 campers. You are expected to be active participants with your cabin and must communicate effectively with your co-counselor so that both of you are comfortable with the cabin dynamic.
  • Website: catalinaislandcamps.com/jobs-at-cic/?utm_source=camppage&utm_medium=directory&utm_campaign=campjobs

Catalina Island Camps
Located: Two Harbors, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: Rasheed@catalinaislandcamps.com
Position Available: Cabin Counselor
Salary Range: $245/week
  • Cabin Counselors spend the day with their cabin group and participate in activities with their campers. In a typical day you will need to be a coach, an older sibling, a parent and a friend.
  • Cabin Counselors must have experience working with young people in one-on-one and group situations. Aff staff must be First Aid and CPR certified.
  • Cabin Counselors live in a cabin with an activity specialist and 8-10 campers.
  • Website: catalinaislandcamps.com/jobs-at-cic/?utm_source=camppage&utm_medium=directory&utm_campaign=campjobs

Jameson Ranch Camp
Located: Glennville, Southern California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@jamesonranchcamp.com
Position Available: Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $3,200
  • Work and live on a self-sustainable working ranch in the southern Sierra Nevada. Leave the hectic race of technology behind and immerse yourself in amazing outdoor fun this summer!
  • All room and board included in the salary.
  • Lead camp activities each day and be active participant in the camp community! Activities include: horseback riding, lifeguarding, arts & crafts and more!
  • Make friends and influence a generation of children.
  • Website: www.jamesonranchcamp.com

Jameson Ranch Camp
Located: Glennville, Southern California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@jamesonranchcamp.com
Position Available: Camp Cook
Salary Range: DOE
  • Work and live on a self-sustainable working ranch in the southern Sierra Nevada. Leave the hectic race of technology behind and immerse yourself in positive fun this summer!
  • All room and board included in the salary.
  • Make memories and friendships that will last a lifetime!
  • Prior cooking experience is preferred, but not required
  • Website: www.jamesonranchcamp.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: www.laxcamps.com

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: www.tenniscamper.com

Revolution Field Hockey Camps
Located: 34 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: www.fhcamps.com

School of Creative & Performing Arts
Located: New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; and Burlington, VT
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@socapa.org
Position Available: Resident Assistant / Teaching Assistant
Salary Range: $500-$600/wk
  • Must be a specialist in Photography
  • Must be 21 or over
  • Must love working with teens!
  • Room and Board Provided
  • Website: www.socapa.org

School of Creative & Performing Arts
Located: New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; and Burlington, VT
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@socapa.org
Position Available: Resident Assistant / Teaching Assistant
Salary Range: $500-$600/wk
  • Must be a specialist in Filmmaking
  • Must be 21 or over
  • Must love working with teens!
  • Room and Board Provided
  • Website: www.socapa.org

School of Creative & Performing Arts
Located: New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; and Burlington, VT
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@socapa.org
Position Available: Resident Director
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
  • In charge of the resident life aspect of program
  • Must have 2 years Residential Life experience
  • Must be 21 or over
  • Room and Board Provided
  • Website: www.socapa.org

School of Creative & Performing Arts
Located: New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; and Burlington, VT
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@socapa.org
Position Available: Program Coordinator
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
  • Ensures the smooth running of the logistics on campus
  • Helps with daily schedule, room reservations, tickets, meals etc.
  • Must be 21 or over
  • Prefer candidate to live on campus
  • Website: www.socapa.org

iD Tech Camps
Located: Held at Stanford, Yale, MIT and 150+ campuses nationwide
Type: Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs for ages 7-17
Contact: lbronzan@iDTech.com
Position Available: Directors for Technology Summer Camp!
Salary Range: Starting at $700/week
  • You have options when it come to working this summer. Sure, you'll make some extra cash with a typical summer job...maybe even open a door or two. Or, you could earn some money and build your resume, all while making awesome happen!
  • What if your summer job looked like this? You--a natural leader, problem solver, organizational wizard--mentoring a staff of talented, dedicated instructors who have a passion for technology.
  • We want your ability and willingness to talk to parents, handle issues, and create a fun learning environment.
  • Don't waste your talent doing just anything this summer. Check out www.iDTech.com/jobs to see what becoming an iD Tech Director is all about. #MakeAwesome
  • Website: www.idtech.com/jobs/summer-jobs/

iD Tech Camps
Located: Held at Stanford, Yale, MIT and 150+ campuses nationwide
Type: Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs for ages 7-17
Contact: lbronzan@iDTech.com
Position Available: Instructors for Technology Summer Camp for Kids
Salary Range: Starting at $525/week
  • WHO WE ARE: iD Tech Mini is a co-ed program for rising 6-9 year olds, offering fun courses in programming, video game design, and robotics. We place an emphasis on creativity, exploration, and friendship, helping our youngest innovators discover new tech skills in an energetic, kid-friendly learning environment.
  • WHO YOU ARE: You're upbeat and tech-savvy. You understand it's never too early to dream big. You believe in quality technology education that focuses on young kids. In addition to being a dynamic individual with strong communication skills, you have a passion for teaching and a genuine desire to work with students ages 6-9.
  • WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU? o Work Experience with a Purpose-Driven Company: This is a great way to gain experience and build your resume, all while enriching the lives of students! o Competitive Pay: We hire the best--and compensate accordingly. o University Internship Fulfillment:
  • Take the first step towards a great summer today. To get more information and fill out our online application, check us out at www.iDTech.com/jobs.
  • Website: www.idtech.com/jobs/summer-jobs/

Emagination Computer Camps
Located: University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: jobs@computercamps.com
Position Available: Technology Counselor
Salary Range: Competitive weekly salary. Includes room and board
  • ounselors teach classes Monday through Friday and spend evenings and weekends, when on duty, delivering a traditional summer camp experience to campers.
  • Learn leadership, teaching, presentation skills, team building and time management.
  • Camp locations near Boston, Chicago, New York City, Philadelphia and Atlanta
  • This is a seasonal, residential, full-time position with a competitive salary, housing and meals
  • Website: www.computercamps.com/computer/camp/summer_job.html

Emagination Computer Camps
Located: University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: jobs@computercamps.com
Position Available: Assistant Camp Director
Salary Range: Competitive weekly salary. Includes room and board
  • The Assistant Director help the Director manages the staff team and oversees the delivery of the camp program
  • Learn effective communication, management skills, and organization
  • You foster a safe and fun environment for kids and teens to learn technology skills, make new friends and have a blast in outdoor summer camp activities
  • This is a seasonal, residential, full-time position with a competitive salary, housing and meals
  • Website: www.computercamps.com/computer/camp/summer_job.html

Emagination Computer Camps
Located: University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: jobs@computercamps.com
Position Available: Camp Nurse
Salary Range: Competitive depending on experience
  • Help ensure the successful and high quality operation of our camp from a healthcare perspective. Coordinate all health care functions and oversee execution of health care policies and procedures. Residential position at a co-ed overnight and day summer camp.
  • Day to day responsibility for implementing Emagination Computer Camps Health Care Plan. This includes providing First Aid, individual health care, maintaining health records, administering and managing medications, collaborating with external health care providers and communicating with parents/guardians.
  • During emergencies or crises, lead and coordinate the camp's response from a healthcare perspective in order to provide for the health and safety of campers and staff. Set up and maintain the nurse's station and infirmary room.
  • Review camper and staff Health History Forms. Collect any medications to be administered to staff and campers and check for observable evidence of illness, injury, or communicable disease and verify and update the Health History Forms.
  • Website: www.computercamps.com/computer/camp/summer_job.html

Emagination Computer Camps
Located: University locations in Fairfield, CT and near Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: jobs@computercamps.com
Position Available: Camp Director
Salary Range: Competitive weekly salary. Includes room and board
  • The Director manages the staff team and oversees the delivery of the camp program
  • Learn effective communication, management skills, and organization
  • You foster a safe and fun environment for kids and teens to learn technology skills, make new friends and have a blast in outdoor summer camp activities
  • This is a seasonal, residential, full-time position with a competitive salary, housing and meals
  • Website: www.computercamps.com/computer/camp/summer_job.html

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: $300+ /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!)
  • Website: www.kennolyncamps.com

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Camp Nurses
Salary Range: Trade
  • Send your kids to camp for one or two weeks in exchange for being one of our onsite RN's. (Can be the same session or a different one)
  • Check out our website for full details on our Nurse trade (www.kennolyn.com). Select a camp and click 'staff' and then 'nurse and work trade'.
  • Work at a beautiful 60 acre site, surrounded by Redwoods. We are in the mountains by the sea! Just 6 miles from a major hospital.
  • Website: 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: $300+ /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: www.kennolyncamps.com

Kennolyn Camps
Located: Soquel, California
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: camps@kennolyn.com
Position Available: Camp Driver w/ CA Class B License with Passenger Endorsement
Salary Range: Hourly OR ($300+ /week with room and board)
  • Make a difference in a child's life and make your own lifelong friendships.
  • Enjoy driving under the warm California sun close to many clean beaches and hot surf spots. A job full of like minded, dedicated people.
  • Website: www.kennolyncamps.com

Rock-N-Water Christian Adventure Camps
Located: Located on The South Fork of the American River, Coloma, California
Type: Coed Christian adventure programs
Contact: fun@rocknwater.com
Position Available: Outdoor Adventure Guide
Salary Range: $320-400/week
  • Take youth groups whitewater rafting, rock climbing, backpacking
  • Work with Christian church youth groups sharing God's word.
  • Meals and Accommodations fully included
  • Website: www.rocknwater.com

Rock-N-Water Christian Adventure Camps
Located: Located on The South Fork of the American River, Coloma, California
Type: Coed Christian adventure programs
Contact: fun@rocknwater.com
Position Available: Summer Volunteer Program
Salary Range: meals, accommodations, training fully covered
  • Become an outdoor adventure guide at a Christian camp
  • Learn how to take groups white water rafting, rock climbing, backpacking
  • Primary pathway for returning in future years as a paid guide
  • Website: www.rocknwater.com

Camp Ocean Pines
Located: Cambria, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: caleb@campoceanpines.org
Position Available: Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $300 per week

River Way Ranch Camp
Located: Fresno, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: inquiry@Riverwayranchcamp.com
Position Available: General Counselor
Salary Range: $2,200-2,900
  • Free room and board
  • Great resume builder
  • Memories and friendships to last a lifetime
  • Email us or call 1 (800) 821-2801
  • Website: www.riverwayranchcamp.com

River Way Ranch Camp
Located: Fresno, California
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: inquiry@Riverwayranchcamp.com
Position Available: Specialty Department Heads
Salary Range: $2,400 - $4,000
  • Free room and board
  • Open positions: Theatre Arts Director, Go-Cart Director, Lifeguard Supervisor, Program Director, Office Assistant
  • Memories and friendships to last a lifetime
  • Email us or call 1 (800) 821-2801
  • Website: www.riverwayranchcamp.com

Summer Institute for the Gifted
Located: Over 20 Locations Nationwide
Type: Coed Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: hr@giftedstudy.org
Position Available: Counselor/Teaching Assistant
Salary Range: $1250 for 3 week program
  • residential position -Must be 18 years of age by June 1st of the current program year.
  • Have completed minimum of at least one (1) year of college.
  • Work experience with children and young adults (ages 9-17) preferred.
  • The Counselor works for a three-week period, during which she is actively involved with students from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm, over a twenty-one day period. The Counselor's daily schedule includes a daily work-free period and he is scheduled for two days off within the twenty-one day period.
  • Website: www.giftedstudy.org/employment/

Summer Institute for the Gifted
Located: Over 20 Locations Nationwide
Type: Coed Camps with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: hr@giftedstudy.org
Position Available: Program Assistants/Teacher Assistants
Salary Range: $1000 for 3 week session
  • Must be age 18 by June 1st of the current program year.and able to commute to campus
  • Must have graduated from high school and be enrolled in a higher education program.
  • Work experience with children and young adults (ages 5-14) preferred.
  • The assignments include responsibilities as teaching assistants in the academic and recreational courses; assisting in the administrative office or infirmary as needed.
  • Website: www.giftedstudy.org/employment/

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: www.wbsurfcamp.com

iD Game Design & Development Academy for Teens
Located: Held at Stanford, Harvard, Emory, and more
Type: Pre-college, intensive, two-week, overnight game development program for ages 13-18
Contact: summerjobs@iDTech.com
Position Available: Camp Instructor
Salary Range: starting at $550/week
  • The iD Gaming Academy is a premier summer program focusing on video game creation and game development for teens ages 13-18 held at limited locations.
  • An Academy Instructor is responsible for fostering a FUN and SAFE environment while helping students learn new technology and think creatively. In addition to creating an engaging learning environment, an Academy Instructor is in charge of supervising students and maintaining a safe atmosphere.
  • The ideal candidate will have professional game production experience or be closing in on an Art or Game Design degree. Experience working with teens or teaching is preferred.
  • Candidates must show 3D character work or game development demo reel.
  • Website: www.idtech.com/employment/

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: 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: www.goldarrowcamp.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 Wrightsville Beach, NC location.
  • Website: 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: Guppy 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: www.wbsurfcamp.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: 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: www.abts.com

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: $2,550 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: 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: $2,325 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: www.IdyllwildArts.org

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: thepaintedturtle.org/volunteers-and-staff/summer-staff/summer-staff-positions/