We are seeking leaders for our intensive three or six week leadership training program for high school students who have finished 9th grade (“The Bears”). The Bear program’s leaders strive to instill in all participants a sense of personal responsibility through a wilderness backpacking trip, leading camp activities for younger campers, and stewardship of Glen Brook’s forested and farm landscape.

Leaders are responsible for working with the Program Director to orchestrate all aspects of the Bear program.

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Camp Counselors, Camp Staff, Teaching/Education


Age 18+
Enthusiasm for working with youth
Experience with wilderness trips

Preferred Skills:

Experience with some of these skills preferred: canoeing, backpacking, climbing, and leave-no-trace camping

About Camp Glen Brook

Camp Glen Brook is a year-round outdoor education facility. We are set apart by our small size, our home grown home cooked farm-to-table food, and our background in Waldorf Education. We serve school groups throughout the fall and spring, we run a Summer Camp, and we run a fall and spring Gap semester program.

You can get a good sense of Glen Brook by watching the video on our home page: glenbrook.org

Application Instructions

Pleas apply through our website: glenbrook.org/apply