How would you like a chance to win this sweet camp mug filled with fun camp stuff? And stay up-to-date with CampStaff and CampStaffNurses social feeds? All you need to do is complete the following 3 steps: 1. “Like” our @CampStaff and @CampStaffNurses pages on Facebook. 2. “Follow” both @SummerCampStaff and @CampStaffNurses on Instagram 3. “Follow” @CampStaff and @CampStaffNurses on […]Read More Like to Win Free Stuff?
I recently read a novel, based on friendships that began at summer camp. Like most of you interested in working at camp this summer, a book that references camp gives me good vibes in the middle of the winter. The book is titled, “The Interestings” by Meg Wolitzer, a New York Times best selling author. […]Read More In the mood for some camp reading this winter?
After 22 seasons of summer camp staffing experience, we know it’s coming – the camp staffing surge. Beginning the week after college students return to campus from Christmas break, the waves of summer camp staff applications begin steadily surging in, only to be punctuated with mini-staffing tsunamis following the end of spring breaks around the […]Read More 4 Ways to Prep for the Camp Staffing Surge
Photo Credit Camp North Star So you want a summer camp job but feel – or more likely, your parents feel -you should get a “real job”. First of all, summer camp jobs are REAL jobs. In fact, a summer camp job may be the most real job with the most real life benefits you […]Read More 5 Reasons you should get a summer camp job (and get your parents support!)
Now is the perfect time to put together your holiday wish list….with all things camp!
Here’s a few ideas of what to ask for, or what to give a camp friend this holiday season.Read More Holiday Wish List Ideas
Summer Camps assist with travel expenses Travel to a new part of the country is a major perk of working at summer camp, Camps are located not only in some of the most beautiful wilderness and lake setting in the world bit also near cultural and tourist attractions and major cities. In addition to salary, […]Read More 3 Things you didn’t know about summer camp jobs
CampStaff pulls 3 or 4 Instagram images from member camps everyday to feature summer camps and summer camp jobs. To be honest, with many summer camps, it’s pretty tough to find great staff specific images to use. Don’t get us wrong, you are doing GREAT with camper centric posts. And we understand not wanting to feature […]Read More Instant Staff Recruiting Upgrade with Instagram
Create a staff Instagram page and add an icon to your website College aged staff WILL check out your Instagram feed before applying. We pour through CampStaff camp feeds regularly and very few camps feature staff on the main feed – rightly so, since those feeds are designed to recruit CAMPERS. Open a second Instagram […]Read More 5 Fall Staffing Fixes for your camp website
Win $100 AmEx gift card! Working at summer camp is more than a summer in a beautiful location and meeting great people…its also about fun! Whats more fun than dressing up in costumes at camp? From Summer Halloween to Color Wars, Carnivals and Olympics camp counselors have lots of excuses to play dress up! With […]Read More CampStaff Costume Contest
This year, more colleges and universities are requiring students to fill summer internship credits making the summer internship the camp industry’s biggest competitor for college aged staff. Internships are intended to provide learning opportunities, develop leadership and offer a chance to assume responsibilities in a field of interest. In many cases however, internships at […]Read More How to Have a Summer Camp Internship