Elmwood Day Camp is seeking Group Counselors for the summer of 2021 to join our camp family. The camp staff at Elmwood is a team of college students, graduate students, and teachers who are each dedicated to working with kids ages 3 – 11. Each staff member is committed to helping each child discover, celebrate, and be who he or she is supposed to be.
Responsibilities with campers include but are not limited to:
– Supervising a group of 12-14 campers
– Ensuring camper safety and well-being
– Communicating with co-counselors and Division Head
– Being part of the camp community
The Group Counselor position is a full-time commitment of 8 weeks – Monday through Friday from 8:20 – 4:10, plus 2-3 days of mandatory staff orientation.
– College Student or Graduate Student
– Previous experience working with Children
Elmwood is a children’s day camp located in Westchester, NY, in a beautiful wooded residential section of White Plains. As a part of the Elmwood team, staff members are sure to enjoy the challenges, triumphs, responsibilities, rewards and fun that make up each day. We believe that in the process of making Elmwood “a great place to be me” for each camper, our staff members find that they too are in “a great place to be me”. We have a high energy and friendly staff. We offer optional staff rec events post camp to allow staff to get to know each other after the camp day.
Camp Dates: June 28 – August 19 (closed Monday, July 5th)
Transportation is available from NYC.
For more information and to apply, please visit our website at elmwooddaycamp.com
About Elmwood Day Camp
Elmwood is a child-centered community for 3 to 11 year olds. We are committed to the enhancement of each child. We have been providing the Elmwood experience since 1957 to our campers and families. We are about our campers, our staff, our program and our mission. Our mission is for each child to discover, celebrate and be who he or she is supposed to be. Consistent, caring relationships and a comprehensive activity program is essential to achieve our mission.