• Live in a cabin with a group of 10–13 campers and 2 co-counselors
  • Supervise multiple cabins and counselors
  • Act as a leader, guide, helper and positive role-model of assigned campers
  • Maintain maximum safety for campers at all times
  • Participate in all daily camp activities with campers and other staff
  • Make sure campers are prepared to participate in daily activities
  • Establish an individual relationship with each camper
  • Lead and/or assist in particular program areas
  • Put the needs of campers before personal needs
  • Oversee campers daily routine of bunk cleanliness, personal hygiene, sleep and rest
  • Help campers develop life skills including independence, cooperation, responsibility and perseverance
  • Know and follows all camp policies
  • Participate in pre-camp training and weekly staff meetings with Directors/Head Counselors
  • Prepare a daily written camper report relating to observations of each camper’s experience
  • Be a Difference Maker!


  • Live in a cabin with a group of 10–13 campers and 2 co-counselors
  • Provide quality instruction in specialized program area. (i.e. coaching soccer or teaching ceramics)
  • Supervise other activity specialists
  • Provide age specific activities/drills for all age groups
  • Role model appropriate behaviors to all campers in program area
  • Be creative and innovative in keeping program area fresh and exciting
  • Have the ability to wear “two hats”, when not instructing in specialized area, fulfilling the cabin specialist role with assigned campers. (see cabin specialist job description for more info)
  • Be a Difference Maker!