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Thank you for your interest in a position at Sesame/Rockwood Camps for our 2020 season.  This could be the summer of your life!  For more than 60 years,  Sesame/Rockwood has provided incredible employment opportunities.  Our commitment to “Excellence in Camping” provides a wonderful work environment,  great facilities and administrators and directors committed to making this a wonderful summer for you.

At Sesame/Rockwood Camps You Will

  • make a difference in children’s lives.
  • develop new friendships.
  • be a role model for children as well as other staff.
  • demonstrate and develop leadership and teaching skills.
  • show your camp spirit and enthusiasm.
  • work in the great outdoors!
  • gain valuable life skills for future employment and careers.

As A Staff Member At Sesame/Rockwood Camps You Agree To

  • make the health, welfare and safety of the campers your #1 priority.
  • work for the full 8 weeks unless arrangements are made for you to be a Spare Counselor.
  • obtain and provide current Pennsylvania background checks and FBI Fingerprint report
  • complete an application, provide required references and complete paperwork in a timely manor.
  • attend all Staff Development sessions,  extended evening activities and specialist meetings if applicable and complete online training as required for your position.
  • be on time and make any appointments after the camp day.
  • wear your camp shirt, appropriate footwear and I.D. lanyard daily.
  • participate in special events and activities and wear dress-up attire as requested.
  • support the camp administration and goals and abide by all policies and procedures.
  • follow your daily schedule,  participate enthusiastically and encourage camper involvement.
  • if a minor, obtain Working Papers.

Sesame/Rockwood Counselors Agree To

  • plan and carry out the program as determined for your bunk and assist Specialists at the Arts, Ropes and Sports activities.
  • wear a bathing suit to T.E.A.M. (instructional) Swim,  actively assist at lessons and act as a Lookout during Fun Swim.

Sesame/Rockwood Specialists Agree To

  • plan and carry out the program as determined by the Specialist Director.
  • assist in program set-up prior to the camp season as needed.
  • instruct at assigned classes.
  • wear clothing appropriate to your position.