Some of the best reasons to be a camp counselor this summer may surprise you. Sure, working with kids is itself rewarding, and spending the summer outdoors is enticing, but have you ever considered that working at summer camp is actually good for your career?

If you are a college student considering a career in athletics, sports management, coaching, teaching, dance, theater, fine arts, child development, child psychology or management, summer camp provides practical, meaningful experience to build your resume.

Camp Danbee (for girls) and Camp Mah-Kee-Nac (for boys) are looking to fill camp counselor positions for Summer 2013.

• To apply for a position at Camp Danbee, click here.

• To apply for a position at Camp Mah-Kee-Nac, click here.

Staffing Information
-Hiring done on a rolling basis
-Room and board plus travel allowance included
-Email access
-All facilities open for staff use
-Seven-day staff orientation
-Summer internship and college credits

Interviewers will be on campus Wednesday, February 27th at 6 p.m. in Career Services (Muller Faculty Center) and on Thursday, February 28th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


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