Summer Camp Jobs at girls' summer camps and adventure programs in North Carolina

Camp Illahee
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: gretchen@campillahee.com
Position Available: Activity Specialists: Ropes Course; Hiking; Woodworking Positions Available
Salary Range: $3000+
  • JOB DESCRIPTION: Key positions in ropes course; hiking and woodworking available! Come make a difference this summer! We are looking for fun, caring, responsible adults who are excited to share knowledge of their field with our campers.
  • PROGRAM INFORMATION: Our 3:1 camper-to-staff ratio ensures quality programs including: trips (kayaking, climbing and hiking), horseback riding, studio arts (arts and crafts, weaving, woodworking, ceramics, painting) and more!
  • BENEFITS: Excellent training opportunities; competitive salary range including add-ons for experience and certifications.
  • Positions available: High Ropes Course, Climbing, Kayaking, Hiking, Horseback Riding, and Woodworking
  • Website: http://www.campillahee.com

Skyland Camp for Girls
Located: Clyde, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: mailbox@skylandcamp.com
Position Available: Horseback Riding Counselor
Salary Range: 240
  • Assist in design and delivery of an English (hunt seat) horseback riding program that is safe, fun, and appropriate to the campers' ages and abilities.
  • Assist in the care and maintenance of Skyland horses, equipment, barn and riding rings.
  • Ensure that camp staff and campers know and follow safety and educational protocols.
  • Assist in the general running of camp through camper supervision, support of other departments, and assisting where and as needed.
  • Website: http://www.skylandcamp.com

Skyland Camp for Girls
Located: Clyde, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: mailbox@skylandcamp.com
Position Available: Lifeguard and or WSI
Salary Range: 240
  • Supervise Skyland's pool activities that include, but are not limited to: swim lessons, free swim, theme days, and general swim time.
  • Lifeguard on campout trips to Pisgah National Forest.
  • Ensure that camp staff and campers know and follow safety and educational protocols.
  • Assist in the general running of camp through camper supervision, support of other departments, and assisting where and as needed.
  • Website: http://www.skylandcamp.com

Camp Crestridge
Located: Ridgecrest, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: ashley.genoble@lifeway.com
Position Available: Counselor
Salary Range: $240-$250/week+room and board
  • Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is Camp Crestridge for Girls. This incredible summer camp offers unique experiences just 20 minutes east of Asheville, North Carolina. The camp staff are passionate about helping campers grow the whole self: physically, mentally, socially, and spiritually.
  • Opportunities for paid ministry are available in many different areas. The greatest need is for camp counselors. The role of a counselor is rooted in service, loving kids unconditionally, and sharing Christ in daily life.
  • Activities include Soccer, Basketball, Lacrosse, Gymnastics, Drama, Archery, Riflery, Crafts, Singing, Outdoor Living, Bible Study, Horseback, Guitar, and more. We have additional positions for activity directors, junior counselors, adventure staff, laundry staff, office staff, photojournalists, drivers, and equestrian staff.
  • Base counselor salaries begin at $240/week plus food and lodging. Counselors live in cabins with campers and receive 2.5 days off per two-week session. Internship opportunities are available. Employment runs late May through late-July. Counselors must be 18 and finished with their freshman year of college.
  • Website: http://www.ridgecrestcamps.com

Camp Crestridge
Located: Ridgecrest, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: ashley.genoble@lifeway.com
Position Available: Junior Counselor
Salary Range: $180/week + room and board
  • Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is Camp Crestridge for Girls. This incredible summer camp offers unique experiences just 20 minutes east of Asheville, North Carolina. The camp staff are passionate about helping campers grow the whole self: physically, mentally, socially, and spiritually.
  • Opportunities for paid ministry are available in many different areas. We have a strong need for excellent Junior Counselors who are excited about learning and responsibility. The role of a Junior Counselor is rooted in service, loving kids unconditionally, and sharing Christ in daily life.
  • Activities include Soccer, Basketball, Lacrosse, Gymnastics, Drama, Archery, Riflery, Crafts, Singing, Outdoor Living, Bible Study, Horseback, Guitar, and more. We have additional positions for activity directors, counselors, adventure staff, laundry staff, office staff, photojournalists, drivers, and equestrian staff.
  • Base "Jet" salaries begin at $180/week plus food and lodging. Jets live in cabins with campers and receive 2.5 days off per two-week session. Employment runs late May through late-July. Jets must be 18 and finished with their senior year of high school.
  • Website: http://www.ridgecrestcamps.com

Keystone Camp for Girls
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: office@keystonecamp.com
Position Available: Adventure Trip Staff
Salary Range: $2750+
  • JOB DESCRIPTION: Adventure Trip Staff Counselors will organize and instruct in one or more of our adventure sports and rock climbing, canoeing, and/or hiking and camping; will schedule and lead off-camp trips.
  • QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 19 or finished first year in college; have experience in the outdoors and our advneture sports; must love children; must be motivated, confident, and enthusiastic!
  • BENEFITS: Competitive salary; room, board, and laundry included; gain more certifications for job; learn about yourself; play in the outdoors all summer!
  • Website: http://www.keystonecamp.com

Keystone Camp for Girls
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: office@keystonecamp.com
Position Available: Camp Counselors
Salary Range: $2500+
  • JOB DESCRIPTION: Counselors are first and foremost role models for our campers by being their cabin counselor as well as activity instructor, teaching one of our 18 traditional camp activities during the 10-week program.
  • QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 19 or finished first year in college; must love being with children; must be energetic, caring, and a great role model for children.
  • BENEFITS: Competitive salary; room, board, and laundry included; live in a small, family oriented community; play with children in the outdoors all summer!
  • Website: http://www.keystonecamp.com

American Dance Training Camp
Located: CA, CO, IL, MD, NC, TX, VT, WI
Type: Girls' Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: lfadner@danceadtc.com
Position Available: Nurse
Salary Range: $500 +

Camp Riva-Lake
Located: Winchester, Tennessee
Type: Residential Girls' Camp
Contact: desaixstc@att.net
Position Available: Sailing Counselor
Salary Range: $1000 for 3 weeks
  • Share your love of sailing with children! Needed: sailing counselor to teach sailing fundamentals at a residential girl's camp. Camp is situated on Tim's Ford Lake in middle Tennessee. Counselor must have experience sailing small boats (less than 15 ft)
  • Counselor may also teach other activities such as swimming, canoeing, basketball, etc if experienced in those areas
  • Counselor will live with campers in cabins and supervise is various activities.
  • Camp is 3 1/2 weeks commencing early July. Room/board included. Bonus for various certifications.
  • Website: http://www.camprivalake.com

Camp Merrie-Woode
Located: Sapphire, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: betsy@merriewoode.com
Position Available: Activity Instructors/Counselor
Salary Range: Competitive pay
  • We look for staff who have completed at least one year of college, who are of high moral character, who love working with children, have a positive attitude, lots of energy and willingness to be a role model to young girls.
  • Counselors teach up to four activity periods daily and live in cabins with the campers. Activities include archery, arts and crafts, canoeing and kayaking, ceramics, chorus, climbing, dance, drama, backpacking, caving, fly-fishing, landsports, nature, photography, riding, sailing, swimming, stained glass, tennis, tumbling, weaving, and woodworking.
  • Salary is based on age and experience and includes room, board, and laundry.
  • Website: http://www.merriewoode.com

Camp Merrie-Woode
Located: Sapphire, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: betsy@merriewoode.com
Position Available: Trip Leaders
Salary Range: Competitive pay
  • The Mountaineering Program includes a high ropes course, rock climbing - indoor and outside, backpacking - overnights, day hikes, several day backpacking trips, and caving. Mountaineers need to possess strong leadership and organizational skills with orienteering, first aid, climbing and backpacking skills, and ropes facilitation.
  • Staff must have extensive experiences in an outdoor setting. WFR (preferred), WAFA, or WFA required. Outward Bound, NOLS, or the equivalent; graduate preferred.
  • Salaries are individually determined and based on your age, experience, and skills. Housing, food, and laundry are provided. All staff have 36 hours per week leave.
  • Website: http://www.merriewoode.com

Rockbrook Camp for Girls
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: sofie@rockbrookcamp.com
Position Available: Cabin Counselor/Instructor
Salary Range: $2255+
  • Rockbrook Camp has been a private, traditional camp for girls ages 6 to 16, since 1921. Must enjoy working closely with children, strive to serve as a positive role model, and be attentive and responsible.
  • We're looking for enthusiastic people with a genuine interest in kids, people with leadership ability, and a love for having fun in a friendly and supportive environment.
  • Create a positive and exciting environment by living with a small group of children, participating in general camp programs, providing leadership and instruction in one or more specific camp activities (25+ different options).
  • Salary is based on experience. Room, board and laundry are provided. Additional pay for training and/or certification in camp related fields.
  • Website: http://www.rockbrookcamp.com/staff/

Rockbrook Camp for Girls
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: sofie@rockbrookcamp.com
Position Available: Outdoor Adventure Specialist
Salary Range: $2000+
  • Rockbrook Camp has been a private, traditional camp for girls ages 6 to 16, since 1921. Must enjoy working closely with children, strive to serve as a positive role model, and be attentive and responsible.
  • We're looking for enthusiastic people with a genuine interest in kids, people with leadership ability, and a love for having fun in a friendly and supportive environment.
  • Backpacking, outdoor cooking, and group dynamics experience required, and a positive, safety-conscious, enthusiastic attitude a must.
  • Salary is based on experience. Room, board and laundry are provided. Additional pay for training and/or certification in camp related fields.
  • Website: http://www.rockbrookcamp.com/staff/

Camp Green Cove
Located: Tuxedo, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: greencove@greencove.com
Position Available: Counselor / Outdoor Educator
Salary Range: competitive
  • We are a noncompetitive, non-regimented camp focused on fun, growth and instruction. We need people who enjoy working and living with children and have skills in: backpacking, climbing, mountain biking, whitewater boating, sailing, horseback riding, swimming, environmental education, tennis and arts and crafts.
  • Everyone who works at Green Cove has three basic responsibilities: Teaching skills and leading trips in an outdoor activity. Working directly with kids as a counselor, advisor, and advocate. And participation and influence as a member of the camp community.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a college or university (or equivalent). Should have experience in and be willing to teach one or more of our activities (some training provided).
  • Salaries are individually determined based on your age, experience and skills. Our salaries compare favorably with most other camps and rise as you prove yourself. All food and lodging is provided. Time off: everyone gets 36 hours per week leave (a day and 2 nights).
  • Website: http://www.greencove.com

American Dance Training Camp
Located: CA, CO, IL, MD, NC, TX, VT, WI
Type: Girls' Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: lfadner@danceadtc.com
Position Available: Lifeguard
Salary Range: $525 +

Camp Kahdalea
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: office@kahdalea.com
Position Available: Staff
Salary Range: $1000 & up
  • An awesome place to work! Great location, great people and lifelong friendships develop!
  • Camp sessions are about 4 and 5 weeks so you have TIME with the same kids and staff! They don't change every week.
  • Brother-Sister Camps, about a mile apart. Super chapels, super activities. Lots of work, but lots and lots of fun! It's sooo wonderful!
  • Website: http://www.kahdalea.com