Summer Camp Jobs at summer camps and adventure programs in Virginia

Chincoteague Bay Field Station
Located: Wallops Island, VA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: mary@cbfieldstation.org
Position Available: Outreach Programs and Internship Supervisor
Salary Range: $290/week + room and board
  • Will gain experience leading groups of all ages and teaching diverse topics that highlight the dynamic ecosystems of a barrier island.
  • Will receive valuable supervisory experience as they help to manage our high school intern and summer volunteer programs.
  • Website: www.cbfieldstation.org

Chincoteague Bay Field Station
Located: Wallops Island, VA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: mary@cbfieldstation.org
Position Available: Camp Conselor
Salary Range: 250/week + room and board
  • Will gain an in depth understanding of the dynamic ecosystems of a barrier island
  • Will receive training in Environmental Interpretation and Education
  • Will gain experience creating educational curricula for ages 8-18
  • Will receive valuable supervisory experience as they manage summer campers in the dormitories during after hours.
  • Website: www.cbfieldstation.org

Stage & Strings Camp
Located: Abingdon, VA
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: programs@swva4hcenter.org
Position Available: Summer Program Staff
Salary Range: $200 - $250/ week + room & board (weekend lodging included)
  • Southwest Virginia 4-H Educational Center is a large camping facility that sits on 78 acres nestled in Abingdon, Virginia. We have been hosting one-week residential summer camps for over 50 years which serves approximately 2,000 youth each summer. We provide outstanding camp programs that are focused on experiential learning.
  • Summer program staff have the opportunity to positively impact and become excellent character role models for youth. Yesterday's campers are now found in a variety of careers and often praise the skill development, character building, and personal encouragement they received in our camping program.
  • We have several full-time seasonal positions available lasting from mid-May to August. Summer program staff is preferably 18 years of age and have completed at least one year of college and/or have previous experience in 4-H, camp, teaching, or youth programming. Check out our website for the application.
  • Website: http://www.swva4hcenter.org/junior-4h-camp/
  • Website: www.swva4hcenter.org

Camp Crestridge
Located: Ridgecrest, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: rscamps@ridgecrestcamps.com
Position Available: Counselor
Salary Range: $235-$245/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, Softball, 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 $235/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 mid-August. Counselors must be 18 and finished with their freshman year of college.
  • Website: www.ridgecrestcamps.com

Camp Crestridge
Located: Ridgecrest, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: rscamps@ridgecrestcamps.com
Position Available: Junior Counselor
Salary Range: $175/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, Softball, 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 $175/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 mid-August. Jets must be 18 and finished with their senior year of high school.
  • Website: www.ridgecrestcamps.com

Camp Ridgecrest
Located: Ridgecrest, North Carolina
Type: Residential boys' summer camp
Contact: rscamps@ridgecrestcamps.com
Position Available: Counselor
Salary Range: $235-$245/week+room and board
  • Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is Camp Ridgecrest for Boys. 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, Baseball, Football, Weight Lifting, Archery, Riflery, Crafts, Rocketry, 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 $235/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 mid-August. Counselors must be 18 and finished with their freshman year of college.
  • Website: www.ridgecrestcamps.com

Camp Ridgecrest
Located: Ridgecrest, North Carolina
Type: Residential boys' summer camp
Contact: rscamps@ridgecrestcamps.com
Position Available: Junior Counselor
Salary Range: $175/week + room and board
  • Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is Camp Ridgecrest for Boys. 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, Baseball, Football, Weight Lifting, Archery, Riflery, Crafts, Rocketry, 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 JC salaries begin at $175/week plus food and lodging. Junior Counselors live in cabins with campers and receive 2.5 days off per two-week session. Employment runs from late May to mid-August. JC's must be 18 and finished with their senior year of high school.
  • Website: www.ridgecrestcamps.com

Camp Hidden Meadows
Located: Bartow, West Virginia
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@camphiddenmeadows.com
Position Available: Horse Riding Instructor & Cabin Counselor
Salary Range: $1,800 - $2,400+ depending on experience
  • Camp Hidden Meadows offers a coed summer camp in the beautiful mountains of West Virginia.
  • Looking for fun, energetic, qualified people to provide English horse riding instruction.
  • Room, board, laundry, internet access and meals provided.
  • Dates June 6 - August 18.
  • Website: www.camphiddenmeadows.com

Camp Hidden Meadows
Located: Bartow, West Virginia
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@camphiddenmeadows.com
Position Available: Activity Instructor & Cabin counselor
Salary Range: $1,800+ depending on experience.
  • Camp Hidden Meadows offers a coed summer camp in the beautiful mountains of West Virginia.
  • Activities include performing and applied arts, whitewater rafting, rock climbing, organic farming, mountain biking, canoeing, high ropes course, horseback, sailing, mountain boarding, fly-fishing, backpacking, nature center and more.
  • Room, board, laundry, internet access and meals provided.
  • Dates June 10 - August 18.
  • Website: www.camphiddenmeadows.com

Camp Hidden Meadows
Located: Bartow, West Virginia
Type: Residential coed summer camp
Contact: info@camphiddenmeadows.com
Position Available: Program Director
Salary Range: $3,200+
  • Camp Hidden Meadows offers a coed summer camp for ages 7-16. We offer a positive work environment, beautiful setting, wonderful staff and a rewarding summer.
  • Program planning, scheduling, risk management and supervision of program activities. Maintain contact with parents, facilitate meetings, campfires and other events.
  • Activities include performing and applied arts, whitewater rafting, climbing, rappelling, mountain biking, canoeing, high ropes course, horseback, sailing, mountain boarding, fly-fishing, backpacking, nature center and more
  • Room, board, laundry, internet access and meals provided. Dates early June - August 18.
  • Website: www.camphiddenmeadows.com

Camp Hebron
Located: Central Pennsylvania
Type: Camp & Retreat Center
Contact: kendra@camphebron.org
Position Available: Counselor/Cabin Leader
Salary Range: $1080-$1300 depending on role
  • Great variety of campers from 1st-12th graders in residential, day camp, horse or adventure camp, nature or arts camp. Also family camps!
  • lodging, meals provided
  • Other roles: Lifeguard, Horsemanship Instructor, Craft Instructor, Nature Instructor, Photographer, Kitchen, Staff-in-Training
  • Most staff is off Friday Evenings thru Sunday at Noon
  • Website: www.camphebron.org/summerstaff/

Camp Hebron
Located: Central Pennsylvania
Type: Camp & Retreat Center
Contact: kendra@camphebron.org
Position Available: Lifeguard
Salary Range: $1080-$1300 depending on role
  • Great variety of campers from 1st-12th graders in residential, day camp, horse or adventure camp, nature or arts camp. Also family camps!
  • lodging, meals provided
  • Other roles: Lifeguard, Horsemanship Instructor, Craft Instructor, Nature Instructor, Photographer, Kitchen, Staff-in-Training
  • Website: www.camphebron.org/summerstaff/

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

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

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/

Cheerio Adventures
Located: Mouth of Wilson, VA and Roaring Gap, North Carolina
Type: Wilderness adventure program
Contact: andrea@campcheerio.org
Position Available: Trip Leader
Salary Range: $315 per week and up depending on experience
  • Co-lead small groups of participants ages 10-16 on overnight wilderness adventure programs, including climbing, rafting, canoeing, caving, kayaking and backpacking.
  • YMCA based program takes place in VA, NC, TN, WV.
  • Room/ board, laundry included, obtainable certifications, use of camp equipment.
  • Staff training begins 3rd to 4th week in May (training is three weeks), 9 weeks working with campers and camp ends ~ Aug 15.
  • Website: www.cheerioadventures.com

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

Camp Friendship
Located: Palmyra, Virginia
Type: Coed residential camp
Contact: campstaff@campfriendship.com
Position Available: Counselor
Salary Range: $1500-3000
  • One of the best private coed camps in the country!
  • Also seeking instructors, area supervisors, ropes facilitators, waterski instructors, RNS
  • Website: www.campfriendship.com

Camp Cheerio YMCA
Located: High Point, North Carolina
Type: Residential camp with separate girls' and coed sessions
Contact: director@campcheerio.org
Position Available: Counselors / Trip Leaders
Salary Range: $165 - 215 per week
  • Beautiful Mountain Setting!
  • Free Room/Board and Laundry, too!
  • Looking for dedicated and enthusiastic staff to make a positive difference in the life of a child.
  • Website: www.campcheerio.org

Camp Cheerio YMCA
Located: High Point, North Carolina
Type: Residential camp with separate girls' and coed sessions
Contact: director@campcheerio.org
Position Available: Climbing, Equestrian, and Aquatics Directors
Salary Range: $185 and up depending on experience
  • Beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina and Virginia!
  • Free Room/Board and Laundry, too!
  • Looking for dedicated and enthusiastic staff to make a positive difference in the life of a child.
  • Website: www.campcheerio.org

Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing
Located: Virginia
Type: Wilderness Adventure Program
Contact: info@wilderness-adventure.com
Position Available: Wilderness Trip Leaders
Salary Range: $225-$250 week
  • 1, 2, and 4 week Wilderness Trips that include climbing, biking, caving, ropes course, climbing wall, canoeing, rafting, hiking, camping, etc.
  • Room & Board, 30% Discount on Outdoor Gear, Trip Leading Experience, and more.
  • Spend your summer doing what you love!
  • Website: www.wilderness-adventure.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:
  • 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: www.keystonecamp.com

Camp Greenbrier
Located: Alderson, West Virginia
Type: Residential boys' summer camp
Contact: info@campgreenbrier.com
Position Available: General Counselor
Salary Range: $1,600 and up
  • The best job you will ever have
  • Great fun teaching your activity and making lifelong friends
  • Job lasts for 7 weeks
  • Website: www.campgreenbrier.com

YMCA Camp Kanata
Located: Wake Forest, North Carolina
Type: Coed Camp with Residential & Day Camp Sessions
Contact: campkanata@campkanata.org
Position Available: Camp Counselor
Salary Range: $185/week
  • Great work environment in the outdoors
  • Close to Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill for nights off activities
  • Positions available to lead athletics, archery, riflery, arts & crafts, environmental ed., dramatic arts, waterfront staff
  • Website: www.campkanata.org

Keystone Camp for Girls
Located: Brevard, North Carolina
Type: Residential girls' summer camp
Contact: office@keystonecamp.com
Position Available: Camp Counselors
Salary Range:
  • 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: www.keystonecamp.com