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Employment

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Thank you for your interest in working at Germantown Academy Summer Camps. We are looking forward to a great 2021 season!

Employment Forms and Applications

Camp Counselor Application 2021

Orientation Dates

All employees must attend the orientation date for their program.  Date is To Be Determined

Training

All employees must complete a training session through Germantown Academy Summer Camps prior to the first day of camp. The link will be provided upon hiring.

Clearances

All employees must complete the following clearances and paperwork within two weeks from the date that you receive your contract. With the change to PA Act 47, all camp employees must have their PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal Background check and FBI fingerprinting clearance completed prior to beginning employment. Forms will be provided upon hiring. If completed paperwork is not received, Germantown Academy Summer Camp reserves the right to rescind any employment offer.

We Are Hiring!

Lead Counselor
Camp Counselors are responsible for the overall well-being and supervision of campers with the aim to provide a fun, safe and engaging environment. Counselors need to have strong leadership skills, group management abilities, and must be able to implement the rules and regulations set forth by the Camp, Directors and Germantown Academy. Must be able to take direction, correction and any suggestions by peers and leaders to ensure a strong, well-rounded counselor mentor to the campers. Education or youth programming experience beneficial.  Please submit a resume to summer@gacamp.org

PM Extended Day Counselor
Extended Day Counselors are responsible for the overall well-being and supervision of campers with the aim to provide a fun, safe and engaging environment after the camp day. Counselors need to have strong leadership skills, group management abilities, and must be able to implement the rules and regulations set forth by the Camp, Directors and Germantown Academy. Must be able to take direction, correction and any suggestions by peers and leaders to ensure a strong, well-rounded mentor to the campers. Please sent your resume to summer@gacamp.org

Ropes
Counselors must complete the necessary training in order to work on the ropes course and Zip Line. This individual is responsible for the safety of each person on the course and equipment necessary for the activity to run effectively. This would include checking the harnesses, rollers and other equipment each day to ensure maximum safety and efficiency. Counselors must be able to listen to direction from the Ropes Course director, help campers overcome obstacles in an encouraging manner, and be able to communicate in a kind and caring way. Please note the Ropes staff must complete a 2-day certification course on May 22 and 23 at Germantown Academy. Please sent your resume to summer@gacamp.org

Equal Opportunity Employment

Germantown Academy believes that equal opportunity in all aspects of employment supports the mission of the school and the successful attainment of our strategic objectives. It is the policy of Germantown Academy to provide equal opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, creed, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status, and to seek candidates who will further diversify our community. GA will take positive action to ensure fulfillment of this policy in all areas, including hiring, placement, promotion or transfer, recruitment, employment ads, salary and other compensation, and selection for training and development opportunities.