Camp Skylemar company profile

Trip Leader (Hike/Camp)

Job Location:

Naples, ME, United States

Job Description:

Camp Skylemar, long considered to be one of the finest camps in the country, is in search of Trip Leaders for the upcoming summer. Trip Leaders are responsible for leading Skylemar campers on outings exploring Maine and New Hampshire. Our focus is for campers to experience the natural environment. Trips involve mountain hikes, overnight canoe trips and overnight camping, including Mt Washington.

Skylemar is looking for individuals who are:

Fun, energetic & creative.
Enthusiastic about working with boys ages 7-16.
A positive role-model.
Able to share our belief that nothing is more important than safety.
Comfortable teaching all levels, from the nervous to competitive.
Supportive & patient.

In addition to providing leadership throughout the day, staff members serve as “big brother/sister”, friend, role-model, adviser and “hero”. Applicants must have completed at least one year of college. To drive a camp vehicle, staff must be 21 and have a clean driving record.

Compensation package includes:

Salary starting at $2,500
Travel expenses
Staff shirts
Internet Access
Internship credit is available

Camp season runs from June 9 to August 10. Opportunity for free lifeguard, cpr, first aid, ropes course, archery, wilderness first aid and Maine trip leader certification.

Camp Skylemar is a well-established (since 1948) recreational summer camp, located in the Lakes Region of southern Maine. Enrollment is limited to 200 boys from across the country as well as abroad, who attend for 7 weeks. Camp Skylemar has provided outstanding instruction, within a warm, nurturing, friendly and family atmosphere, for 69 years. If kids are fun to you, you will find that being a staff member at Skylemar is not only a great way to spend the summer, but perhaps the best job you’ll ever have.

Additional information and online application located on our website Email questions to

How To Apply:

To join the staff of Camp Skylemar, Apply Online Today!

Email questions to

Students who apply must have completed their freshman year of college by June 2018.

Applicants must be US citizens or green card holders.

Contact Information:

Contact: George Simeon
Assistant Director
Camp Skylemar
P.O. Box 1010
Sparks, MD, United States 21152
Phone: 410-329-5995
Fax: 410-329-5095


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