Do you think you have what it takes to work at Pocono Springs Camp?
Experience the most rewarding summer of your life! Work and make friends with 100+ people from around the world AND have the opportunity to inspire kids every single day! At Pocono Springs, prepare yourself to get outdoors and step away from technology as you build real-life skills relatable to any future career ambitions!
We’re looking for responsible, enthusiastic, and spirited individuals who can serve as role models, mentors, and coaches at camp for summer 2023.
The Pocono Springs Camp experience is 6 & 1/2 weeks long, with 10 days of orientation and 5 weeks of traditional summer camp. You will get the opportunity to contribute to making incredible memories, all while having the summer of a lifetime! We pride ourselves on our staff satisfaction. We welcome all feedback and make it a priority to provide support to our counselors, as well as a platform for you to bring your passion and creativity to camp! So get ready for the hardest job you’ll ever love!
Our counselors work in teams of 3-4, living, eating, playing, dancing, singing, and supervising 7-12 campers throughout the summer. Along with their activity role, they keep close tabs on bunk cleanliness, campers’ hygiene, and mealtime habits to ensure the health and happiness of the kids in their care for the 5 weeks.
To be a successful cabin counselor, you must possess the following qualities: patience, fairness, playfulness, eagerness to participate, compassion, listening and communication skills, and a genuine desire to give the kids their best summer ever. Camp Counselors can have a profound impact on the campers they lead. It is a position that demands incredible responsibility and care, and you will be on call 24/7. But it will be one of the most rewarding experiences you’ll ever have!
Our Outdoor Adventure program promotes a love for the outdoors, adventure, and personal growth among our campers by helping them push themselves outside their comfort zones and take reasonable risks! Our outdoor programming consists of a low and high ropes course, team-building activities, climbing walls, zipline overnight camping trips, wilderness skills, archery, fishing, and more. Full ropes or archery training is included in the orientation period.
Prior experience teaching, coaching, or working with children is a plus!
Dates June 11th – July 28th
Salary starts at $2150 for the 6 & 1/2 week period and includes room and board, laundry services, staff shirts, training, camp-wide wifi, and the best experience!
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About Pocono Springs Camp
The Pocono Springs unique 5-week program provides our campers with the full camp experience, while still leaving time for family activities, specialty camps, and other summer fun outside of camp.
Our staff dedicates their summer to working with children and creating an atmosphere of family, spirit, and positivity where everyone feels welcome. In summer 2023, you have the opportunity to become a role model and positively impact the lives of children and fellow staff alike while growing as an individual yourself. Being a camp counselor is not only one of the most important and rewarding jobs you will ever have - it’s the hardest job that you will ever love!
The Pocono Springs team provides you with the training and support to care for and guide our campers. Our global staff consists of professional educators, college graduates, and college and graduate students pursuing various degrees with a great interest in working with children.
After a summer at PSC, you will leave camp with new