Camp Skylemar, is in search of college students to join our waterfront staff this summer. The setting is spectacular and well maintained, with 200 acres of fields and forest, and best of all, Trickey Pond. Known as one of the States cleanest and most transparent body of water, Trickey Pond is the ideal setting for our popular and well-managed swimming and boating program. Activities include swimming, swim instruction, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle-boarding, waterskiing, wakeboarding, wake-surfing and fishing are favorite activities on our virtually private, 3 mile long lake. For additional information click here or follow this link to watch a Skylemar video. We were one of the very few camps in the country who operated through the pandemic last summer with zero cases of Covid-19. Click here to see how we did it.
Skylemar is looking for individuals who are:
· Fun, energetic & creative.
· Enthusiastic about working with boys ages 7-16.
· A positive role-model.
· Able to share our belief that nothing is more important than safety.
· Comfortable teaching all levels, from nervous to advanced.
· Supportive & patient.
Our staff are involved with many special events plus day and overnight trips. In addition to providing instructional leadership in one or more activities throughout the day, a counselor serves as “big brother/sister”, friend, role-model, adviser and “hero”. Applicants must have completed at least one year of college.
Compensation package includes:
· Compensation packages starting at $2,500
· Travel expenses
· Staff shirts
· Internet Access
· Internship credit is available
· Free Red Cross lifeguard certification course
Camp season runs from June 14 to August 17.
Camp Skylemar is a well-established (since 1948) recreational summer camp, located in the Lakes Region of southern Maine. Enrollment is limited to 200 boys from across the country as well as abroad, who attend for 6 weeks. Camp Skylemar has provided outstanding instruction, within a warm, nurturing, friendly and family atmosphere, for 72 years. If kids are fun to you, you will find that being a counselor at Skylemar is not only a great way to spend the summer, but perhaps the best job you’ll ever have.
Additional information and online application located on our website www.skylemar.com/staff.