Work at Camp

Staff Positions

Each of our camps has unique characteristics so feel free to explore our site, ask questions, and apply for a position at the one that suits you the best.  We often create roles based on applicant experience. If you don’t see a role that suits you perfectly email us for a conversation about how you might fit on our team. Staff are required to be present for all dates below.

Overnight Camp Santa Cruz Mountains

Lifeguard & Ropes – June 7-9
All Staff – June 10-14
Sessions- June 14 – August 15

Day Camp Santa Cruz Mountains (Must have local housing)

Day Camp Group Counselors

Training: June 10-12  Sessions (M-F): June 15 – August 14

  • Group counselors spend their day with an age-specific group of campers
  • Group counselors travel to activities with kids and teach activities like archery and ball sports
  • CPR and First Aid certification a plus but not required
  • Additional pay based on experience and certifications

Day Camp Lifeguards

Training: June 7-12  Sessions (M-F): June 15 – August 14

  • Our campers LOVE our camp pool and as a lifeguard at Day Camp so will you
  • Work with a tight team of lifeguards as camper groups visit the pool each day
  • Must be lifeguard certified prior to June 6 2020. Bonus provided.

Day Camp Ropes Staff

Training: June 7-12  Sessions (M-F): June 15 – August 14

  • Ropes staff spend a majority of their day working on our redwoods ropes course and climbing wall
  • Ropes staff are occasionally assigned to groups of campers based on camper enrollment and staffing needs

Day Camp Leadership Staff

Training: June 6-12  Sessions (M-F): June 15 – August 14

  • As a team of 6 you will become close with your fellow leaders
  • Previous camp experience is a must
  • Make programming decisions and learn the ins and outs of an ACA accredited day camp