Summer Camp Jobs in America

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Summer Camp Jobs in America

from £349
Duration: 9 weeks
Countries: United States of America
Work in the USA at one of over 500 summer camps with children of all ages. Gain over 800 hours experience teaching a wide variety of activities & looking after children.
Summary

Summer Camp Jobs in America

From the white beaches of Miami to the Alaskan wilderness, summer camps all around the US become home for thousands of American children from May to September each year. Summer camp America provides limitless opportunities for campers to step outside their comfort zone. It is the setting for adventure.

Hurtle and soar down zip lines in the morning, learn to ride a pony or paint a masterpiece in the afternoon, then end your day feeling the heat from the campfire as you stuff yourself with sticky roasted marshmallows.  Its an action packed and exhilarating environment, with the chance to experience something new each and every day.

Working at a summer camp is undeniably a life changing experience, one of the best summer jobs you could ever have.

Going to USA summer camp is far from the office 9-5. Forget about being stuck behind a desk, this is the job where you get to live out your passion every single day. From riding the whitewater rapids, to mastering a pottery wheel - try something completely new this summer and have an absolute blast whilst doing it.

Every single one of our staff has been to camp before so we like to think we know what we're talking about. In fact, we've have worked in every type of camp imaginable, from Faith-Based, Special Needs, Equestrian, Underprivileged, Performing Arts, Weight loss, Sports and Day camps to the classic, all American, traditional, Independent summer camps. When it comes to genuine camp experience, we lead the way.

Types of Roles:

Work as a camp counselor which involves living and working with the campers. Your day will involve caring for the children. You'll supervise the children at meal times, in the bunk and at night-time. You also lead a specific activity area of camp which can include a whole host of activities on the waterfront  from motorboat driving to swim teaching, kayaking to sailing and much, much more. So whatever your skilled and experienced in, with over 100 jobs available there is something for everyone at camp.

What's Included?:

  • Return transatlantic flights
  • Between $800-$1500 pay
  • Up to 90 days' medical insurance
  • Visa assistance and sponsorship
  • Award-winning customer service,
  • Preparation and guidance through the process
  • 24-hour support whilst in the USA
  • Up to a month of travel after camp

Application Process:

To apply you need to complete a short initial application telling us who you are and some other basic details. When you're ready just pay your £49 programme deposit to secure your face-to-face interview with one of our hundred nation-wide interviewers. From there Camp Leaders offer full support to apply for your visa and secure you your placement at camp. You'll also have the opportunity to attend the Camp Leaders Job Fairs across the country in January and our pre-departure orinetations in April and May.

Requirements:

  • Age 18 by June 1st 2018
  • Clean Criminal Background
  • Fluent English speaker
  • Available for 9 weeks and able to depart prior to June 19th
  • Active interest in working with children

Travel & Explore:

With the opportunity to travel all across the US for up to 30 days after you've finished your camp contract, this is an opportunity not to be missed. Now's your opportunity to see the cities that litter pop culture, stand in New York's Time Square, experience Madri Gras in New Orleans, gamble your salary in Las Vegas, or even see the sunrise over the Grand Canyon, you can do it all.

You'll travel with your newly found mates or you can even book on to the exclusive Camp Leaders Treks & Tours with a 15% discount to boot!


Interested in this; ready to enquire?

Apply now by clicking the button below and filling out the application form on gapyear.com. Smaller Earth should then be in touch shortly to help with your enquiry.

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