The best job you'll ever have!

Essential Job Functions of the Bunk Counselor are

Assisting in the direction, supervision, and organization of campers in living units, activities and throughout camp.

Applying basic youth development principles through communication, relationship development and youth empowerment.

Assuring that campers are properly supervised at all times.

Oh - and have fun in the process!

To be a Camp Summergold counselor you 

Must be 19 years of age with youth leadership/development experience and are willing to interact with teen and pre-teen girls in a positive manner.

Must observe camper behavior, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques.

Must respond appropriately to situations requiring first aid and assist campers in emergencies (fire, environmental hazards, illness, or injury) and possess strength and endurance required to maintain constant supervision of campers.

Camp Summergold prohibits discrimination against and harassment of any employee or any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, national origin, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veteran status or or any other protected class recognized by state or federal law.

Important 2019 Camp Dates for staff

Applications are accepted until March 1, 2019 and interviews will be scheduled mid March.

June 7 & 8 - Staff orientation in Aurora

Sunday June 9 - Campers arrive

Saturday June 15 - Campers depart

Post camp assessments and reflection.

Complete and mail the Counselor Application & Disclosure Form to: 

Camp Summergold
2001 Sewell St.
Lincoln, NE 68502 

or scan and email the completed documents to: