Everwood Day Camp company profile

Camp Counselor

Job Location:

125 Lakeview Street - Sharon, MA, United States

Job Description:

A Camp Counselor at Everwood Day Camp is responsible for providing an amazing summer camp experience for a group of campers! Our groups have around 15 campers, from 4 to 15 years old. The Camp Counselor involves acting as the following for the summer: parent, coach, mentor, role model, big brother/sister and friend. As a Camp Counselor, you will take your group of children to activities, performing the role of coach or assistant coach in a wide variety of sports and arts. In this Camp Counselor role, you will work side-by-side with a more experienced Group Leader who will provide regular support and feedback. In addition you will both be supported by a Division Leader, an experienced teacher/educator who provides further guidance and mentorship. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Requirements:


An enthusiastic, motivated, warm, friendly, caring individual.
The ability to communicate, through patience and clarity, with children and co-workers.
Applicants must at least have at least finished 10th grade by June 2017.
The ability and enthusiasm to swim comfortably in a lake twice every day.
A fun-loving and open-minded attitude, which means you always put the kids first and will always be prepared to be silly (e.g. get dressed up, play in jello), go beyond your comfort zone (paddle a cardboard box boat in a lake, go in a dunk tank, etc.) to inspire and motivate your campers!


8:30am to 4pm (this includes a 30 minute break per day).
June 25th to August 24th (9 weeks) and hours are guaranteed.
Mon to Fri each week except for July 4th when we are closed.
Salary range is $2000 for 9 weeks of work.
Extra income (up to $700) can be made, working as a Bus Counselor or Extended Day staff.
Free BBQ lunch every Friday and free daily snacks.


Sharon, MA but with free bus transportation from all over MA and RI!
Housing is NOT included.
Everwood Day Camp is an outdoor focused summer camp featuring many physically demanding activities on land and water. Staff members are regularly required to walk, hike and otherwise move in woods, fields, beaches, and lakes. In order to perform the job, each staff member of Everwood Day Camp must be physically able to travel around a large rural environment (fields, woods, beach, etc.) over uneven ground on a regular basis.

How To Apply:

We are currently preparing for the summer of 2018 and are accepting applications for many positions.

Candidates interested in employment with Everwood Day Camp are invited to complete our online staff application.

Contact Information:

Contact: Jen Kaplan
Head Counselor
Everwood Day Camp
125 Lakeview St
Sharon, MA, United States 02067
Phone: 781-694-5829
Fax: 781-636-2126
Email: jen@everwooddaycamp.com
Website: http://www.everwooddaycamp.com/


March 6, 2018

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