Camp Elachee Counselor (Seasonal)

Be the one to help children unplug and connect with nature during school breaks. If this sounds like your dream job, then joining the Camp Elachee 2017 team may be the job for you! 

Qualifications/Eligibility

  • Required: Some college experience. Preferred: Candidates pursuing a degree in Science, Education or a related field.
  • Experience working with children, preferably in an outdoor and/or group setting.
  • Enthusiastic, creative individual who able to develop and teach environmental lessons, games and activities.
  • Demonstrate leadership, responsibility, patience, dependability, independence, initiative and a positive attitude.
  • Applicants subject to a Background Check, Driving Record Check and Drug Screening.

Work Schedule

  • Required Training: May 22-26, 2017
  • Summer Camp: May 30 through July 28, 2017
  • Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Occasional afternoons shifts may be required to help assist with aftercare program.

For consideration, please submit the following:

  • Cover letter stating why you want to be a Camp Elachee Counselor.
  • Resume
  • Three (3) Letters of Reference

Mail or Email Package

Mail Completed Package to:
Elachee Nature Science Center
RE: Camp Counselor
2125 Elachee Drive
Gainesville, GA 30504

Email Completed Package to:
Subject Line: Camp Counselor Position Inquiry
campelachee@elachee.org