Location: Adirondack Camp, NY

Job Type: Seasonal – Early June to Late August 2024

Job Description:

As a Camp Counselor/Activity Specialist, you will play a key role in creating a positive and memorable experience for campers while fostering personal growth, teamwork, and a love for the outdoors. Responsibilities include:

Activity Instruction: Lead and facilitate activities based on your expertise and interests. Activities may include arts and crafts, climbing, whitewater kayaking, and more.

Supervision: Ensure the safety and well-being of campers during all activities and free time. Maintain a positive and inclusive atmosphere within the camp community.

Role Model: Serve as a positive role model for campers, embodying the values of respect, responsibility, and cooperation.

Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with fellow staff members to plan and execute daily schedules, special events, and themed activities.

Camper Engagement: Foster camper participation and enthusiasm through creative and engaging program development.

Camp Community Involvement: Participate in all-camp activities, including meals, evening programs, and special events, to contribute to the overall camp community.

Tagged as: Camp Counselors, Camp Staff, Climbing Skills, Conservation, Cooks and Food Service, Instruction and Guiding, Mountaineering Skills, Teaching/Education, Water Skills



Passion for working with children and creating a positive camp experience.
Expertise in one or more camp activities (arts and crafts, climbing, whitewater kayaking, etc.).
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
Prior camp or outdoor education experience is a plus.

About Adirondack Camp

Adirondack Camp, nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of the Adirondack Mountains, is seeking enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join our team as Camp Counselors and Activity Specialists. Our camp provides a diverse range of activities, including arts and crafts, climbing, and whitewater kayaking, creating a dynamic and enriching environment for both campers and staff.

Application Instructions

Please contact [email protected] or apply through our staff portal at www.adirondackcamp.com