Camp Counselors Wanted!
We are currently seeking Camp Counselors (age 18+) for our 2021 Season (June 15 – August 3, 2021). Strong applicants should have previous experience working with kids and the ability to teach/assist in a variety of activity areas. Counselors must be able to work & reside at Carthage College in Kenosha, WI for the duration of our camp season. Full room & board provided!
Must be 18+ (out of high school)
Excellent with kids of all ages
High energy & flexible in a fast-paced environment
Strong leadership & team-building skills
Positive attitude, common sense, and sound judgment
Sincere desire to be a role model for children
Interest in the arts/musical theater a plus!
Ability to instruct activity classes in VARIETY of areas.
Specialty / Teaching Areas
Art / Arts + Crafts (Lead teacher and assistants)
Sports (Swimming, Soccer, Basketball, etc.)
Photography / Video
Technical Theater / Production
Costume Shop Assistant / Asst. Designer
General Games and Activities
Note: We are NOT seeking lead theater or voice teachers at this time. Assistants with additional skills will be considered.
Prospective counselors must submit a complete application (including employment history), participate in an interview (via phone), and are subject to a reference & background check.
Strong applicants should have previous camp or teaching experience & the ability (and willingness!) to teach or assist in a variety of activity areas - specifically those outside the performing arts! Please see our Electives Page for information about our classes and activities.
Stay tuned for vaccine guidelines for staff!
Details & Application
2021 Dates: June 15 - August 3, 2021
Seven-week commitment (including orientation)
Counselors must be available for the entire summer!
Stipend: $1000+ for the camp season (BOE)
Counselors also receive FULL room & board on the Carthage College campus and all work-related activities paid for. A small travel stipend may be available for those coming from outside the Midwest.
Time-Off: Four (4) full days off, rotating evenings
Complete Online Staff Application (Preferred!)