Camp Counselors

Apply to be a Camp Counselor

Apply today to be a Summer Camp Counselor!

Camp has been cancelled for Summer 2020. We will begin our search for next summer's outstanding staff in early 2021.

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!

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?

Camp has been cancelled for Summer 2020. We will begin our search for next summer's outstanding staff in early 2021.