The experience gained from summer camp jobs is a mark of distinction on a resume, especially for beginning teacher candidates.  Candidates with this experience often omit their time at summer camps from their resume, but schools actually value something like this.  An administrator believes your time at a summer camp demonstrates your enthusiasm for working with kids.  Furthermore, the skills you develop in managing and motivating campers encourages school administrators to believe in your potential for success in the classroom.

Southern Teachers does not place counselors in camp counselor jobs, or other summer camp positions.  However, below is a list of some terrific summer camps that do hire summer staff each and every year, and often list their summer camp jobs directly on their websites.

Adventure Treks in Flat Rock, NC
adventuretreks.com

Alpine Camp for Boys in Mentone, AL
alpinecamp.com

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
bgca.org

Breakthrough Atlanta in Atlanta, GA
breakthroughatlanta.org

Breakthrough Birmingham in Birmingham, AL
breakthroughbham.org

Breakthrough Central Texas in Austin, TX
breakthroughctx.org

Breakthrough Houston in Houston, TX
breakthroughhouston.org

Breakthrough Miami in Miami, FL
breakthroughmiami.org

Breakthrough New Orleans in New Orleans, LA
btnola.org

Breakthrough Norfolk Academy in Norfolk, VA
norfolkacademy.org/breakthrough-at-norfolk-academy

Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA
breakthroughphilly.org

Camp Alleghany in Caldwell, WV
campalleghany.com

Camp Arrowhead for Boys in Tuxedo, NC
camparrowhead.com

Camp Bear Track in Drasco, AR
campbeartrack.com

Camp Blue Ridge in Clayton, GA
blueridgecamp.com

Camp Broadstone in Boone, NC
broadstone.appstate.edu

Camp Carolina in Brevard, NC
campcarolina.com

Camp Carysbrook in Riner, VA
campcarysbrook.com

Camp Champions in Marble Falls, TX
campchampions.com

Camp Chatuga in Mountain Rest, SC
campchatuga.com

Camp Cheerio in Glade Valley, NC
campcheerio.org

Camp Chosatonga for Boys in Brevard, NC
kahdalea.com

Camp DeSoto in Mentone, AL
campdesoto.com

Camp Friendship in Palmyra, VA
campfriendship.com

Camp Glen Arden for Girls in Tuxedo, NC
campglenarden.com

Camp Green Cove in Tuxedo, NC
greencove.com

Camp Greenbrier for Boys in Alderson, WV
campgreenbrier.com

Camp Greenville in Cleveland, SC
campgreenville.org

Camp Greystone in Zirconia, NC
campgreystone.com

Camp Hanover in Mechanicsville, VA
camphanover.org

Camp High Rocks in Cedar Mountain, NC
highrocks.com

Camp Highlander in Mills River, NC
camphighlander.com

Camp Hollymont for Girls in Asheville, NC
hollymont.com

Camp Horizons in Harrisonburg, VA
camphorizonsva.com

Camp Illahee in Brevard, NC
campillahee.com

Camp Judaea in Hendersonville, NC
campjudaea.org

Camp Kahdalea for Girls in Brevard, NC
kahdalea.com

Camp Kanata in Wake Forest, NC
campkanata.org

Camp Kanuga in Hendersonville, NC
kanuga.org

 Camp Laney in Mentone, AL
camplaney.com

Camp Longhorn Inks Lake in Burnet, TX
camplonghorn.com

Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, AL
campmcdowell.com

Camp Merrie-Woode in Sapphire, NC
merriewoode.com

Camp Merri-Mac in Black Mountain, NC
merri-mac.com

Camp Mondamin in Tuxedo, NC
mondamin.com

Camp Mont Shenandoah in Millboro Springs, VA
campmontshenandoah.com

Camp Pinnacle in Flat Rock, NC
camppinnacle.com

Camp Pisgah in Brevard, NC
camplikeagirl.org

Camp Rim Rock in Yellow Spring, WV
camprimrock.com

Camp River's Bend in Manakin Sabot, VA
campriversbend.org

Camp Rockmont for Boys in Black Mountain, NC
rockmont.com

Camp Sea Gull in Arapahoe, NC
seagull-seafarer.org

Camp Silver Beach in Jamesville, VA
ymcashr.org/camp-silver-beach

Camp Skyline in Mentone, AL
campskyline.com

Camp Stewart for Boys in Hunt, TX
campstewart.com

Camp Tekoa in Flat Rock, NC
camptekoa.org

Camp Thunderbird in Lake Wylie, SC
campthunderbird.org

Camp Timberlake for Boys in Black Mountain, NC
camptimberlake.com

 Camp Ton-A-Wandah in Hendersonville, NC
camptonawandah.com

 Camp Varsity in Madison, VA
campvarsity.net

Camp Waldemar in Hunt, TX
waldemar.com

Camp Wayfarer in Flat Rock, NC
campwayfarer.com

Camp Weaver in Greensboro, NC
campweaver.org

Camps Maxwelton and Lachlan in Rockbridge Baths, VA
maxwelton-lachlan.com

Cheerio Adventures (YMCA) in Mouth of Wilson, VA
cheerioadventures.com

Eagle's Nest Foundation in Winston-Salem, NC
enf.org

Falling Creek Camp for Boys in Tuxedo, NC
fallingcreek.com

Green River Preserve in Cedar Mountain, NC
greenriverpreserve.org

Gwynn Valley Camp in Brevard, NC
gwynnvalley.com

Heart O' the Hills in Hunt, TX
hohcamp.com

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth in Baltimore, MD
cty.jhu.edu

Keystone Camp in Brevard, NC
keystonecamp.com

Nature Camp in Vesuvius, VA
naturecamp.net

Ridge Haven, Inc. in Brevard, NC
ridgehaven.org

Riverview Camp for Girls in Mentone, AL
riverviewcamp.org

Rockbrook Camp for Girls in Brevard, NC
rockbrookcamp.com

Seacamp in Big Pine Key, FL
seacamp.org

Talisman Programs in Zirconia, NC
talismancamps.com

Victory Junction in Randleman, NC
victoryjunction.org

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