Overview:We are currently accepting applications from exceptional candidates for the 2021 season at our extraordinary overnight summer camps in Northeast Pennsylvania (Pocono Mountains) located just 2½ hours from New York City and Philadelphia.
Positions available in the following areas: Areas including Soccer, Basketball, Tennis, Baseball, Lacrosse, Flag Football, Roller Hockey, Lifeguards, Swimming, Waterskiing, Ropes Course and the Creative Arts, as well as General Counselors.
Qualifications: We are seeking applicants with extensive personal and/or coaching/instructional experience, maturity, flexibility, outstanding character, and very effective communication skills. Strong candidates will have a desire to be part of a diverse camp community and to support various areas in addition to their primary area of responsibility. Our athletics, creative arts, and bunk (counselor) staff members are part of a team of more than 200 people working together to create a positive, fun, and safe environment for children ages 7-16.
Our Program: Our camps offer a wide-variety of programs, including very strong sports activities and diverse arts, adventure, and waterfront programs. We challenge campers of all abilities in each speciality area in the most supportive and encouraging environment possible. Applicants must enjoy coaching, instructing, and/or leading children of all skill levels. Each summer, outstanding staff members are recruited and hired from the United States and around the world. All staff will be part of a team that creates a supportive, safe, and structured environment for everyone in our residential community. Our staff will be assured a summer of hard work, meaningful learning and growth, impact on the lives of children, and the opportunity to meet new friends that can last a lifetime.
Responsibilities: Our staff members are responsible for teaching the fundamentals of their assigned area, coaching inter-camp teams or instructing elective groups, and cultivating growth of skills in our campers while creating an experience that is fun for all.