Staffing for summer camps is becoming more and more time consuming. One the last 20 plus years of CampStaff.com we’ve seen a shift from job seekers trying to catch the eye of staffing coordinators to summer camps trying to stay connected with potential camp job applicants. While CampStaff can help make staff recruiting more efficient, […]Read More How to select the RIGHT summer camp management software
The summer camps in the area I first worked once had highly coveted positions of Camp Waiters. My old camp employed former campers between their CIT year and high school graduation – when they were eligible to be full cabin staff. Positions were limited and very competitive. The jobs were also hard work. But a […]Read More Rethinking the Lost Position of Camp Waiter
We’re sure you’ve seen the instagram feeds – full-time RV’ers, van lifers, digital nomads -whatever you want to call them – families living and working in cool homes on wheels with ever changing beautiful views and seemingly endless adventures. Thanks to the flexibility offered by internet based jobs and schools, an ever growing number of […]Read More RV’ers and Summer Camps
Now is the time to contact camps about your role for summer 2019! Summer camps are a full time business. We all show up to work at camp in June and it seems like things are just as we left them last August. Behind the scenes, camp directors and their full time staff have been […]Read More Looking for a Leadership Position at Camp?
In late July, we began seeing camp social media feeds advertising for 2019 staff positions. Camps are setting up staff specific Instagram accounts, in addition to the official camp Instagram account. We at CampStaff find both of these very relevant because 1. it shows that camps are becoming more aggressive (and much earlier in the […]Read More CAMPS ARE USING SOCIAL MEDIA MORE & BETTER
Year round staffing efforts are nothing new. The majority of camps using CampStaff have a full-time staffing coordinator. Even during the summer camp season, CampStaff.com once again experienced brisk usage traffic as staffing coordinators or directors hired additional or replacement staff as needed. And in recent years, plenty of camps have made sure staff invited […]Read More Camps Are Staffing Now
For those of you out there feeling the post summer camp blues, treat yourself to something nice to inspire you and remind you of your “camp self”. It’s strange but true; a tangible item may just be what you need to remind you of who you are at summer camp; the person who shared openly […]Read More More Gift Ideas to Keep Your “Camp Self” Alive – $10 and up