Why be a Camp Counselor?
When I went to work for Foley, I imagined I’d come out with a Teva tan and a summer full of memories. Instead, I walked away with a solid foundation for the skills that would serve me throughout my professional life. ~Taylor, 3 year staff member, Masters of Education & 9th Grade English Teacher
Camp is going to be a lot of work, but when work is this fun, it doesn't seem like work...
I think I should get an internship instead....
Don't believe us...read this.
Don't want to take our word for it?
10 Reasons Businesses Should Hire Former Counselors
By Anne Archer Yetsko
"When I speak with friends who work in other industries, I always tell them that if you have an applicant who has been a camp counselor and has a positive reference from that camp, they should move to the top of that pile of applications that are overflowing on their desk..."
How to be a Great Camp Counselor
"So...you've decided to become a counselor? Being a camp counselor is an unforgettable experience. With these tips and a genuine love of what you do, you'll be everyone's favorite counselor in no time! Know what the job entails. Being a counselor is a very draining experience. If you can smile..."