Work at Summer's Edge at Camp Thoreau

Thank you for your interest in working at Summer's Edge at Camp Thoreau!

Staff at Summer's Edge at Camp Thoreau enjoy many benefits unparalleled in the world of summer camp, including:

  • Training and mentorship from a leadership team with over 30 years in both the fields of education and the camp industry. Your success in camp is one of our highest priorities!
  • Complimentary membership to The Thoreau Club for the length of your employment.
    • Access to the facility's modern fitness center, outdoor pools and tennis courts free of charge.
  • Extremely competitive pay rates and internships available

Please note that our camp season runs from 6/27 – 8 /19, and we are looking for camp staff who are able to commit to all eight weeks.


Available positions:

Group Counselor – for candidates age 18 and up

Assistant Group Counselor – for candidates age 17 and up

Junior Counselor – for candidates age 16

Challenge Course Director

Drama/Theatre Program Area Director

Field Sports/Athletics Program Area Director

Nature Program Area Director


To apply, please complete the application available on CampInTouch: