Overview: Seasonal Opening in the Summer - We are currently accepting applications from college students for our premier overnight summer camp in Northeast Pennsylvania. We are located just 2 ½ hours from New York City and Philadelphia.
Positions available in the following areas: Leadership roles in Athletics, Creative Arts and General Camp Leadership.
Qualifications: Coaching and/or teaching / childcare experience, maturity, flexibility and good judgment are a must. Also, the desire to be part of a camp community and do more than just coach and teach. Each of our staff is part of a team of people working to create a positive environment for young children.
Our Program: Chestnut Lake is an all-around camp with strong sports and arts programs. From team sports to individual sports, culinary, media and fine arts, our program challenges campers of all abilities in the most supportive and encouraging environment. Applicants must have a desire to teach and coach campers of all skill levels.
Dates: June 11th – August 12th
Salary: Competitive salary from $2,800 - $3,500 + travel expense reimbursement based on experience. Room & Board are included.
Responsibilities: Our staff is responsible for teaching the fundamentals of their assigned area, coaching inter-camp teams and cultivating growth of skills in our campers.
About Chestnut Lake Camp
We pride ourselves on being more than a summer camp. We offer a once in a lifetime experience through personal growth, self discovery and friendships. It takes more than just state-of-the-art facilities and beautiful grounds to achieve this.Our staff help make camp a summer home to everyone who passes through our gates. The feeling of warmth, spirit and tradition are evident in everything we do.Our staff is made up of dedicated individuals who want to positively impact children, while also gaining practical childcare experience. Many of our staff members are seasoned educators, education students, coaches and/or students looking for careers in sports management or exercise science. The end result is a team of people who are dedicated to our campers and passionate about creating memories that will last a lifetime.