Summer Staff Positions

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Summer staff positions, staff member with camper giving thumbs up!

This summer, we have a few different Summer Staff opportunities for compassionate people of all talents!  We encourage you to browse the position descriptions and qualifications. 

Positions are paid and last for the duration of the summer. The positions start in late May or early June. See more about the positions below.

 

Leadership Associate

The Leadership Associate oversees the Leadership Programs for young adults who aspire to develop their leadership skills. To read more specific details about the Leadership programs, click here.

The Leadership Associate will be responsible for:

  • Interviewing and selecting Leadership Program participants.
  • Designing leadership activities.
  • Mentoring volunteers.

Qualifications

  • Must be a team player with excellent skills in communication, administration and organization, and conflict resolution.
  • Experience working with teenagers and knowledge of the camp environment is preferred.
  • Past experience with leadership programs a plus.
  • Experience in coaching and/or personal management preferred.
  • Enthusiastic ambassadors of camp spirit!

Admissions Associate

The Admissions Associate helps the Admissions Team with the whole camper application process from recruitment to getting them to camp.  This role focuses more on the behind-the-scenes efforts in getting our campers here!

The Admissions Associate will be responsible for:

  • Communication with Parents regarding Applications.
  • Database management.
  • Virtual Camp Programming Support.

Qualifications

  • Must be a team player with excellent skills in communication, administration and organization, and conflict resolution.
  • Experience working with computers and knowledge of the camp environment is preferred.
  • Enthusiastic ambassadors of camp spirit!

Activity Associate

The Activity Associate will participate in creating, setting up, and leading Virtual Camp at Home activities. 

The Activity Associate will be responsible for:

  • Execute a creative vision with the goal of entertaining over 100 campers and families while ensuring safety standards are upheld.
  • Host events such as campfires, dances, carnivals, banquets, camp games, and leading all camp entertainment (announcements and songs).

Qualifications

  • Experience in planning group special events or activities preferred.
  • Ability to sing or play music is also a plus.
  • Should be comfortable speaking and performing in front of a crowd.
  • Enthusiastic ambassadors of camp spirit!

 

Apply

If you are interested in these opportunities, please apply online.

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?

Volunteering is a great way to get involved in the program and learn more about The Painted Turtle. For more information, see Camp Volunteer Opportunities.