Camp Summerset

Info for Staff


You help make Camp Summerset amazing for our campers!


Camp Summerset 2017 has concluded.
Thank you for another wonderful year!


Counselor-In-Training (CIT)

Ages: 16-17

Counselors and Counselors-in-Training have always been an important part of Camp Summerset. Due to state regulations, our Counselors must be 18 years of age or older. Consequently, starting in 2017, Camp Summerset Counselors-in-Training must be 16 years of age or older. Counselors-in-Training will receive service hours

New Counselor and CIT Training

An essential class for a young adult’s success as a Camp Summerset Counselor or Counselor in Training, this new class has been required for all CIT’s since 2015. Taught by veteran teacher and inspirational coach Heather Bradley. Under Mrs. Bradley’s guidance, New Counselors and CIT’s will spend time observing Camp teachers and classes and then receive direct instruction in how to be an effective counselor. Training will consist of discussions, role-play, guided practice, as well as self-awareness sessions and team-building activities and games. CIT’s will learn how to help and encourage campers, deal with different behaviors, as well as work with counselors and professional staff. As Camp has grown and matured, so too have our expectations of CIT’s and counselors. This is your opportunity to build skills that will enable you to be successful at Camp Summerset and beyond.

Note: This class takes place during Session 1 and is required for any CIT who would like to work at Camp Summerset this year.

Apply to be a Counselor-in-Training

To apply to be a Counselor-in-Training at Camp Summerset during the Summer of 2017, please fill in this form: CIT Application

Counselor

Ages: 18-21

Counselors have always been an vital part of Camp Summerset. You are part of why our campers return year after year. Our expectations are high, so please come join us!

New Counselor Training

If this will be your first year as a Camp Summerset Counselor, we want to make sure it is a great one, both for you and for our campers. Under the guidance of Mrs. Heather Bradley, veteran teacher, school counselor, and inspirational coach, New Counselors will spend time during their first weeks at Camp observing Camp teachers and classes and then receive mentoring in in how to be an effective counselor. Training will consist of discussions, role-play, guided practice, as well as self-awareness sessions and team-building activities and games. New Counselors will learn how to help and encourage campers, deal with different behaviors, as well as work with teachers. As Camp has grown and matured, so too have our expectations of our counselors. This is your opportunity to build skills that will enable you to be successful at Camp Summerset and beyond.

Note: This class takes place during Session 1 and is required for any New Counselor who would like to work at Camp Summerset this year.

Apply to be a Counselor

To apply to be a Counselor at Camp Summerset during the Summer of 2017, please fill in this form: Counselor Application

Forms Required for all Counselors

*Please Note: ALL forms must be submitted before you may begin working.
Fingerprinting and background checks are required by the state of Maryland before staff may begin working at Camp Summerset.

Counselor Application
Staff Health Information
Fingerprinting Information
I-9 Form
MD New Hire Form
MW-507 Form
W-4 Form

Teacher

Forms Required for all Teachers

*Please Note: ALL forms must be submitted before you may begin working.
Fingerprinting and background checks are required by the state of Maryland before staff may begin working at Camp Summerset.

Fingerprinting Form
Staff Health Information
I-9 Form
MD New Hire Form
MW-507 Form
W-4 Form

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