Camp Shane company profile

Camp Mom

Job Location:

Northeast - Ferndale, NY, United States

Job Description:

Camp Shane runs two specialized camps for overweight children in the Catskill Mountains of New York and in Mayer, Arizona. The objectives of the camp are for the campers to lose weight, learn new skills, gain self-esteem and have fun.
The position of Camp Mom is for a mature person who is available to do very many different things as needs arise around camp. The Camp Mom is a person who loves kids (7-17) and can relate well to them. The position requires someone with great compassion, patience and high energy. (We are in the mountains and do much up and down walking.) You need a positive attitude, a cheerful personality and a willingness to do anything requested - even if not in your job description. The ability to see a need and take care of a problem without supervision is very helpful.

Job Requirements:

Should be 35 + years of age. You must have emotional maturity, good moral character and integrity, be flexible and cooperative. Requires strong leadership and organizational skills. You should enjoy a camp environment, be friendly, caring, kind, outgoing, like children, be lots of fun and give good hugs!

Go to our website to apply.

How To Apply:

If you feel you would like to be part of our staff, there are three ways to apply:

  • Complete an application online at
  • Download an application, then mail or fax it to us.
  • Call 914-271-4141 and we will mail you an application.

Online Form Fill out a Staff Application Online
(Counselor, Instructor, Group Leader, Etc.)
Online Form Fill out a Support Application Online
(Kitchen, Maintenance, Nurses, Etc.)
PDF Document Download our PDF Staff Application
(Counselor, Instructor, Group Leader, Etc.)

Contact Information:

Contact: Simon Greenwood
Camp Shane
Winter Office:
134 Teatown Road
Croton on Hudson, NY, United States 10520
Phone: 914-271-4141


March 4, 2014 does not guarantee the validity or accuracy of the job information posted in this database. It is the job seeker's responsibility to independently review all posting companies, contracts and job offers.