Thank you for your interest in working at Summer Fenn!
We are seeking applicants with a willingness to learn and work hard as a team to create a great summer experience for children. A commitment to quality programming, attention to safety, and a sense of humor are a must.
- Minimum of a graduating high school senior
- Be 18 years or older
- Have solid experience working with groups of children and activity delivery (coaching, teaching, day care settings, volunteer work, etc)
- Possess strong communication skills
By the start of camp, staff members must have:
- Standard First Aid and CPR certification
(if hired, there may be opporutinities for certification during our staff training)
- Valid driver's license
To apply for a position at Summer Fenn, please:
- Complete the online Staff Application
** this online application will automatically email a reference request to the 3 names you provide.
- Email or postal mail your resume
Mail completed documents to:
Director of Summer Programs
Summer Fenn Day Camp
516 Monument Street
Concord, MA 01742
E-mail any documents or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
STAFF POSITIONS FOR 2017
Base Camp Counselors
Responsible for campers' daily physical and emotional safety and well being. Supervise campers in their groups as well as facilitate a group of 10-16 campers daily and assist program staff during activities. Base Camp Counselors are teaching professionals, college and graduate school students who are passionate about working with children in an active, outdoor and fun environment.
Responsible for planning, delivering and inspiring high quality activities in your area of expertise. Whether it's video production, arts and crafts, 3D printing, sports or something totally different, our vast menu of Specialty Camps and Electives need strong leadership and expert talent.
Teambuilding, Climbing Wall, Low /High Ropes Course
Our Adventure staff members are responsible for leading groups of similar-aged campers in team building initiatives, rock climbing, belay training, zip line, high ropes and low ropes elements. Experience is essential and additional preseason training may be offered to the right candidate to complete skills verification. We are looking for a team player who can support each child in their approach to adventure activity in a compassionate and engaging way.
Responsible for providing direct leadership of designated American Red Cross Swim Certification including teaching and overseeing all appropriate safety standards. Aquatics Staff must have strong experience working with children and appropriate certifications (Lifeguard/WSI/CPR).
It is the policy of The Fenn School and Summer Fenn to maintain a camp environment that is free from discrimination and to conduct its practices, programs, financial aid policies and other camp-administrative programs solely on the basis of an individual’s merit, qualifications and abilities. The Fenn School and Summer Fenn do not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.
Summer Fenn complies with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and is licensed by the local board of health (105 CMR 430.190,C).