Work at JCC Day Camps

Camp season: June 26 - August 18 (Mon-Fri, 8:30am – 4:00pm)


Are you looking for the greatest summer job of all time and love working with children? Did you ever have a special summer camp experience as a child and now want to give someone the opportunity to create some of those same wonderful memories?


Join us this summer and make a difference in the life of a child. Enjoy time outside in the sun, splash around in our inground pool, and participate in all of the amazing specialty activities our camp offers including arts and crafts, sports, archery, drama, nature, music, woodworking, low ropes and so much more.


Does this sound like the summer job for you? If so, don't delay...  APPLY TODAY!  


References are a must and background checks will be conducted. The Jewish Community Center/Jewish Federation is a non-denominational, EEO/AA employer. We encourage individuals of all faiths and backgrounds to apply. 

Available Positions

Summer Camp Counselor


As a counselor you will be responsible for the care and wellbeing of a small group of children with a co-counselor. You will lead your campers in a variety of activities throughout the day, manage their behavior, act as a positive role model and of course, make sure they are having a blast!  Ideal candidates will have experience working with children in the camping, teaching, or related fields, and can commit to our 8-week camp season. 

Camp Activity Specialists


The Activity Specialists are responsible for creating and implementing engaging activities for campers in one of the following designated summer camp program areas:


  • Music (song leader)
  • Drama
  • Dance
  • Sports
  • Low Ropes (wiling to certify)
  • Woodworking
  • MakerSpace/Stem


Applicants must have the ability to prepare, organize, implement & instruct engaging programs for children primarily in grades Pre-K-5th. Teaching experience preferred. Must love the outdoors and children, and must be creative and flexible.

Camp Staff Schedule


  • Staff training runs June 20 – June 25 (various hours)
  • Camp runs June 26-August 18 (see weekly schedule below)
  • During camp, staff hours are: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm


Week 1: June 26-30 Week 5: July 24-28
Week 2: July 3-7 (no camp July 4) Week 6: July 31-August 4
Week 3: July 10-14 Week 7: August 7-11
Week 4: July 17-21 Week 8: August 14-18



For more information contact Debra Kirschner 203-387-2424 Ext 253 or email

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