The Ultimate Summer Job for College Students- Camp Counselor

Chestnut Lake Camp - United States

Temporary | Contract

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: Areas including Soccer, Basketball, Tennis, Baseball / Softball, Lacrosse, Flag Football, Roller Hockey, Lifeguards, Swimming, Waterskiing, Boat Driving, Ropes Course, Ceramics, Woodworking, Fine Arts, Photo/Video, Drama as well a general counselors.

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 15th – August 11th

Salary: Competitive salary from $1,800 - $2,400 + 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.

Job Types: Temporary, Contract

Salary: $1,800.00 to $2,400.00 /year


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Full Time Opportunity:

  • No