WHY WORK AT CAMP
Are you ready to make a difference in a child’s life, be outside daily, learn valuable skills that can be used in any future job, make lifelong memories and friends, all while having FUN? Then a summer job at Tom Sawyer Camps is the place for you!
Tom Sawyer Camps has been in operation since 1926 and has helped hundreds of young adults prepare for their adult lives with the experiences they had with us. Some of the top skills your future employers are looking for will be learned by being a camp counselor. During your time as a counselor, you will have the opportunity to learn the following skills and many more:
Communication with peers, children, and supervisors
Creative Thinking and Problem Solving
Responsibility and Time Management
Flexibility and Adaptability
Professionalism and Dedication
Being a camp counselor at Tom Sawyer Camps will be hard work and it will also be an extremely rewarding experience in many ways. As a counselor you have the opportunity to be a positive influence in the lives of many campers who will remember you for years to come. Not to mention, you will remember them and the lessons you learned at camp for the rest of your life.
CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR OPPORTUNITIES AND DETAILS
Join our team! We are currently hiring School Year Counselors, Wranglers and Operations Crew!
Tom Sawyer Camps offers Saturday Camp and Holiday Camp throughout the year. We depend on our staff to make each afternoon a quality experience for the campers. Staff lead games and activities and work on developing meaningful relationships with each camper. Wranglers provide safe and engaging introductions to horseback riding. Operations Crew provides care for our horse herd and their environment.
Saturday Camp: Saturdays from 8:30-2:00pm in Hahamongna Watershed Park.
Wranglers: Monday-Saturday. 45 minute lessons and trail rides in Hahamongna Watershed Park.
Operations Crew: Monday-Sunday. Early mornings and some afternoons in Hahamongna Watershed Park. Feed and care of horse herd and property.
Being a counselor is an excellent opportunity for local students who want a flexible, fulfilling and FUN part-time job!
Currently in 11th grade or older
Required to complete Adult and Pediatric First Aid and CPR (with AED) certification prior to starting.
Occasional trainings and professional development opportunities
Flexible schedule within a monthly block schedule
Enjoys the outdoors, working with children, and being on a collaborative team