Summer Camp Counselor (Training Start May 15th)

Join us at Camp Xtreme and share your love for STEAM -> Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math with our students.

In order to work with us we are training this month to ensure all staff have required state clearances and credentials. If your are interested in the Education field come put your classroom knowledge to the test. We also offer ongoing training as well to help build your skills, knowledge and education portfolio.

The Camp Counselor will perform a variety of tasks in a summer camp setting including recreation activities, arts and crafts, sports, games, drama performances, camping, and hobbies.


  • Oversees the daily operations of recreational facilities.
  • Plans and leads activities such as arts, crafts, sports, games, camping, and hobbies.
  • Enforces camp rules and regulations and ensures safety in the recreational facilities.
  • Performs first aid following prescribed procedures and contacts emergency medical personnel when required by the situation.
  • Demonstrates use of recreational equipment and teaches participants the principles, techniques, and safety procedures for each activity.
  • Greets new arrivals and introduces them to other campers; explains camp and facility rules.
  • Reports camper complaints to leadership and works to resolve issues.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Enthusiastic and positive attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to learn and enforce the camps safety and operating rules.
  • Must attend staff meetings and orientation during the summer season.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Previous experience working with children preferred.
  • Must pass reference checks and background screenings, which include fingerprint check and sex offender registry check.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to swim and pass a swim test.
  • Able to participate in games, sports, and physical activities including water-based games and activities.
  • Able to maintain attention and high level of energy or excitement for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to spend majority the of time outdoors and tolerate a variety of weather conditions.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $14.00 per hour


  • Professional development assistance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Afternoon shift
  • After school
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Morning shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Norristown, PA 19401: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)


  • First Aid Certification (Preferred)
  • CPR Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

Job Category: Counselor
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Norristown

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