Camp Counselors

Apply to be a Camp Counselor

Apply today to be a Summer Camp Counselor!

Do you love working with children? Are you looking for a fun summer job that keeps you active? If you answered yes, then you should apply to be a summer camp counselor! We're searching for interested candidates for our camp counselor positions. The application deadline is February 29, 2020.

Required Qualifications

  • Must be a Southeastern student eligible for on-campus employment (all majors accepted)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education or Kinesiology majors preferred
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Previous work experience at a summer camp or working with children

What's the basic job description for a summer camp counselor?

As a camp counselor, you can expect to:

  • Work in teams of 2-3 counselors with an assigned age group during the week (4-6, 7-8, 9-10, or 11-12)
  • Participate in all activities with them, including art, games, swimming, etc.
  • Facilitate different activities with the assistance and guidance of the Camp Director
  • Be responsible for the safety and wellbeing of your group
  • Attend field trips with the campers

What hours can I expect to work during the week?

Our camp runs from 8am-4pm Monday thru Friday. Camp counselors are expected to be with their assigned camper group from 8am-4pm, with a lunch break included. Additional hours may be assigned for before or after care duties.

How do I apply to be a camp counselor?

Complete the online application here. Applications close on February 29, 2020. Applicants selected for interview will be contact by camp administration to set up an in-person interview for the week of March 2.