Fall Camp Counselor at Special Needs Camp

Camp Summit
270 Private road 3475
Paradise, TX 76073
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $4,200 To $4,725
Per Year    
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
No Travel

Job Description

Apply to join our team today at campsummittx.campbrainstaff.com

Camp Summit is a sleep away camp for children and adults with disabilities. During weeklong camp sessions, campers are offered a wide variety of traditional camp activities in our barrier-free environment including swimming, archery, ropes course, arts & crafts, sports & games, and more! Many of our staff are individuals pursuing fields of human interest, education, special education, special needs, etc. Staff members live in the cabins with the campers during their one-week stay.

Camp Counselor Responsibilities

  • Assist campers with day and night-time needs, maintaining health and safety, and ensuring campers have best time possible
  • Provide camper care as needed, including but not limited to assisting with feeding, toileting and showering assistance, changing bedding, and washing camper clothes
  • Accompany and encourage campers through their schedule of activities and maintain camper engagement through cabin lead activities
  • Complete all required paperwork and documentation to maintain a physically and emotionally supportive environment for campers

Camp Counselor Benefits

  • The experience of a lifetime!
  • Weekly pay rate of $525
  • Communal housing
  • Meals prepared for you on work days
  • Up to 6 days paid time off for summer season
  • Staff only swag
  • Free onsite laundry
  • Wifi access
  • Resume basics workshop including how to share your camp experience
Job Requirements
Must be 18 years or older
Ability to work as part of a team in a communal setting
Experience preferred, but not required
Camp Summit is looking for candidates with the following qualities: team-player, responsible, ability to think on your feet, willing to pivot when needed, etc.

COVID-19 considerations:
Vaccination highly encouraged for all staff and campers. Masks required for unvaccinated staff. Staff should be prepared for other preventive measures including, but not limited to: use of cohorts, distancing between cohorts and daily self symptom screenings.
Camp Summit
Zoe Galtelli
17210 Campbell Rd Suite 180-W
Dallas TX 75252
United States
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