Summer Camp Counselors


Position: Summer Camp Counselors

Location: Branchville, NJ

Available: June 16, 2013

Nature and Purpose:

Get ready for one of your most rewarding summers yet! Lindley G. Cook 4-H Camp in Branchville, New Jersey is looking for enthusiastic counselors for the 2013 summer camping season. Lindley G Cook 4-H camp is a co-ed residential camp and welcomes campers in grades 4 through 11.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Counselors live in cabins with campers, facilitate the daily schedule and basic needs of their campers, and provide daily supervision for recreational activities. Counselors also facilitate classes in their chosen course area.

Salary: Pay starts at $300 per week, with a $100 starting bonus.


Counselors must be 18 or older and have experience working with children. Experience in one of our four course areas is helpful: outdoor education, creative arts, lifeguarding, or shooting sports. Willingness to work in the outdoors as a part of a strong team is a must. Training in First Aid and CPR will be offered to all staff if needed.

Special Conditions:

All meals are provided and counselors are required to reside on camp during the entire term of employment. Dates of employment are June 16-August 10, 2013. This includes one week of required training at the start of the summer. Daily and weekly time off is provided for all counselors, evening and weekend hours are required.

Applications are available on the 4-H Camp website. For more information please contact:

Beth Rhines, Program Director
Lindley G. Cook 4-H Camp
100 Struble Road
Branchville, NJ 07826

Phone: 973-948-3550, ext. 21
Fax: 973-948-0735

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