Paid Summer internships and Leadership Positions at Premier Sleepaway Camp.
Do you want to spend your summer job outdoors? Make a difference in the lives of children? Meet people from all over the world? Build your resume while having an amazing summer?
Join our camp family this summer for a challenging and rewarding job experience that that will give you the skills you need for your future. Make a difference in the lives of our campers, while enjoying our beautiful outdoor facilities and working with people from around the world.
When you work at Camp Towanda, you get hands-on experience and leadership opportunities, while building skills that any future employer is looking for, such as flexibility, adaptability, initiative, self-direction, social and cross-cultural skills, productivity, accountability, leadership and responsibility.
Camp Towanda is now hiring Sports Instructors, Coaches and Activity Specialists, Group Leaders, Department Heads, and General Counselors! Our program consists of all the land and water sports, outdoor adventure, theatre, art and more! We offer professional paid internships in many fields including marketing, health administration, nursing, finance, hospitality, event planning, food services, sports management, media and nutrition. We work with colleges for school credit and provide mentorship opportunities.
Camp Towanda is the premier family-owned and operated, co-ed 7 week sleep-away camp in Northeast Pennsylvania for children ages 7-17. We are nestled on over 400 acres of beautiful fields, facilities, waterfront and countryside. At Camp Towanda, we provide a well-rounded experience for our campers and staff in a nurturing, safe environment with endless opportunities for them to try new things and feel great about themselves! Our program offers excellent and professional instruction in all land and water sports, fine arts, drama and adventure, as well as very creative evening activities and special events.
We attract down-to-earth, friendly and spirited campers, families and staff. We hire 300 counselors and support staff from over 20 countries and all across the USA. When you work at Camp Towanda, you make a real difference in camper’s lives, while building your resume and career-building skills (leadership, work-ethic, public speaking, management, responsibility) with the support of our top-notch senior staff and Directors. The job of a counselor is multi-faceted; your spirit, creativity and leadership is paramount. When at camp, it is a 24-hour job. Flexibility, responsibility and stamina are key attributes for our staff to possess. Working with kids is a challenging job but one of the most rewarding job experiences you will ever have.
All meals, room and board are included with scheduled time off. We are located near a popular summer destination in the Pocono Mountains and less than 2 ½ hours away from New York City and Philadelphia.
For 97 years, Camp Towanda has continued to define what summer camp is all about. We are highly regarded and respected as an industry leader and are involved in giving back to various organizations throughout the year. Camp Towanda is accredited by the American Camp Association.
When you work at Camp Towanda, it’s so much more than a summer job- it’s a family, network and community that will change your life forever. Thank you for considering Camp Towanda for your best summer job experience yet! Begin your application today!
Competitive salary, room and board, all meals included, travel reimbursement
Paid Internships Available
Available mid-June thru mid-August (some department orientations begin early June)
Freshman in college or later
Great with children
Strong work ethic
Desire to have fun and make a difference!
Job Positions Available:
Field Hockey Specialist
Flag Football Specialist
LEGO / STEM Specialist
Outdoor Adventure Specialist (ropes, bikes, archery, river crew, farming)
Waterfront Specialist (swim instructors, boating instructors)
Group Leaders / Assistant Group Leaders
Senior Staff Leadership
TEACHERS .......PROGRAM HEADS........UNIT LEADERS....BASKETBALL DIRECTOR...ROLLER HOCKEY DIRECTOR....GYMNASTICS DIRECTOR....LACROSSE DIRECTOR....FLAG FOOTBALL DIRECTOR...EXCURSIONS DIRECTOR....SECRETARY....REGISTERED NURSE ....ASSISTANT FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR.
Opportunities available for mature, responsible, organized professionals to join us this summer and many more.
Computers - General
Teacher - General
Health and Safety
Water Safety Instructor
Arts and Crafts
Painting And Drawing
Outdoor Trip Leader
$1600 - $3000
700 Niles Pond Rd
Honesdale, PA 18431
570 253-3266 (tel.)
P.O. Box 12
Demarest, NJ, 07627
570 253-3266 (tel.)
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