Cherryvale Day Camp at the Boulder JCC company profile

Day Camp Counselor

Job Location

Boulder JCC - Boulder, CO, United States

Job Description

Calling all individuals 18+! Do you enjoy mentoring young people of all backgrounds? Are you inspired to create positive change in our community? Do you enjoy working in a collaborative and supportive environment for a values-driven organization that cares deeply for its employees? If so, the Boulder JCC might be the place for you!

If you like working with kids, our organization is looking to add energetic, conscientious, and resourceful Summer Camp Counselors to our team. The Cherryvale Day Camp Counselors are the foundation and the heart of our summer day camp program which serves children ages 4-12. Camp would not be possible without our amazing staff.

Salary begins at $13.50/hr and we are offering $100 weekly bonuses (equivalent to an extra $2.50 an hour!).


This seasonal role is in-person and full-time during the camp season, May 27 - August 12, 2022.
We have a full week of PAID training before the camp season begins. Some sessions will be online and some in person.
Our camp is operated outdoors unless weather prohibits it. Working conditions include spending full days under the sun in all temperatures.
In coordination with our health and safety protocols, all campers, counselors, and staff members must currently wear masks indoors.


Supervise a group of campers, acting as guide, mentor, and counselor.
Maintain a safe and healthy environment for campers, abiding by all camp rules and policies. Assist any camper with empathy and patience when needed.
Enthusiastically participate in and implement all camp programs and activities.
Embody a positive, authentic attitude and a strong desire to work with and serve as a role model for children.
Interface with the leadership team (Assistant Camp Director, Program Director, Camp Director, Camper Care Specialist) as needed.

Job Requirements

Must be at least 18 years old when the summer camp season begins
Responsible, reliable, and punctual
No longer enrolled in High School (graduation not required)
Staff members will be required to uphold all current health and safety protocols. Policies are subject to change.

How To Apply

If you think you would be a good fit, even if you do not meet every one of the qualifications, we encourage you to apply.

Applications are accepted online at Once you submit your application, our Camps & Youth Assistant Director will be in touch if we would like to schedule an interview. An offer of employment in this position will be contingent on the successful completion of a background check.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Contact Information

Contact Celia Calhoun
Cherryvale Day Camp at the Boulder JCC
6007 Oreg Ave
Boulder, CO, United States 80303
Phone 303-998-1900


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