Job Descriptions

Overnight Camp Counselor

Approximately 90 college men and women are hired to live in cabins with the campers ages 8-17 and instruct in one or more of the camp activities. We are looking for positive, trustworthy people who are committed to making camp a special experience for children. Energetic, enthusiastic, honest individuals who can follow simple, clear rules and expectations. We are seeking people who are willing and able to serve as good role models for children as well as being able to put the needs of the campers first on their list of priorities.

Starting Salary: $3500 and Room and Board

Age Requirement: 19 or have finished 1st year of college

Overnight Camp Head Counselors

The Overnight Camp has ten units or age groups starting at 8 years old through 17 years old. The units range in size from 16-60 campers with 6-14 counselors. A head counselor’s role is to have direct supervision of their group including, but not limited to, creating an atmosphere where children and counselors feel safe; valued as members of the camp family; learn and have fun; communicate with parents; setting basic behavioral parameters; motivation of campers and staff; discipline; organizational skills and staff evaluation. A head counselor is responsible for setting a positive and healthy tone. Along with unit responsibilities you will be responsible for instructing in one or more of the camp activities.

Starting Salary: $4000 and Room and Board

Age: 19 or have finished 1st year of college

Overnight Camp Activity Department Heads

Each major camp activity has an adult, generally a teacher or graduate student, who directly supervises the activity, both the campers participating and the counselors assigned as instructors. The department head runs teaching clinics during staff orientation week as well as ongoing instruction throughout the summer and keeps records of campers’ progress and awards earned. Housing is separate from campers. Evening and driving responsibilities.

Starting Salary: $3800 and Room and Board

Age Requirement: 21+

Day Camp Counselor

The Monomoy Day Camp has ten units or age groups starting at 4 years old through 17 years old. The average unit has 35 campers and 8 counselors. Staff are hired as an age group or unit counselor as well as an instructor in one or more of the camp activities. Cape Cod Sea Camps is looking for positive, energetic, enthusiastic, honest individuals who are fun loving and committed to making camp a special experience for children. CCSC is seeking individuals who are willing and able to serve as a good role model for children as well as being able to put the needs of the campers first.

Starting salary: $3,200. (No housing.)

Age Requirement: 19 or have finished 1st year of college

Day Camp Head Counselor

The Monomoy Day Camp has ten units or age groups starting at 4 years old through 17 years old. The average unit has 35 campers and 8 counselors. A head counselor’s role is to have direct supervision of their group including, but not limited to, creating an atmosphere where children and counselors feel safe; valued as members of the camp family; learn and have fun; communicate with parents; setting basic behavioral parameters; motivation of campers and staff; discipline; organizational skills and staff evaluation. A head counselor is responsible for setting a positive and healthy tone. Along with unit responsibilities you will be responsible for instructing in one or more of the camp activities.

Starting salary: $3,900. (No housing.)

Age Requirement: 21+ or past CCSC experience

Days-A-Way Counselor (DAW)

The Monomoy Day Camp has ten units or age groups starting at 4 years old through 17 years old. The average unit has 35 campers and 8 counselors. A Days-A-Way staff member is an overnight staff position. During the regular day camp day (9am-3pm) a DAW staff member is assigned to one of the units. Following 3 pm the DAW staff will be working with 11 other counselors and have 48 campers under their supervision until day camp starts the following day. There are four DAW cabins, two female, two males. Housing and meals are provided. You will have weekends off and one other night off between Tues- Thursday as well as one afternoon off from (3-6pm). This is a great introductory overnight camp experience for campers.

Starting Salary: $3,500 and Room and Board

Age Requirement: 19 or have finished 1st year of college

Health Care Professionals

The CCSC health center is staffed with a Nurse Manager, a Nurse Practitioner and at least 6 RN’s to cover the shifts. In addition, a local pediatrician assists with medical care, office visits and consultations. Room and Board is offered. Shift work for local RNs is also an option. CCSC has a high retention rate among professionals, but openings do occur each year. With ample staffing, shift schedules are established among the nurses. Questions and Resumes can be directed to Nancy Garran, BS,RN, nancy@capecodseacamps.com.

Starting Salary: TBD. Room and Board available.

Requirement: Massachusetts Registered Nurse License

Sailing Specialists

We hire 4 sailing specialists to join our Sail Master and Assistant Sail Master in providing a safe, educational and fun sailing environment. US Sailing Level 1 certification is recommended as well as CPR, First Aid and either Small Craft Safety or ARC Lifeguard Training. Cape Cod Mercuries, 420’s and Sunfish are used in our program. We sail on Cape Cod Bay and Long Pond. Sail specialists should be able to make basic boat repairs and be confident and capable in powerboat operation, have good communication skills and the ability to oversee and help manage the sailing program. USCG Launch Tender License or OUPV Captains License is required. Possible driving and evening responsibilities.

Starting Salary: TBD. Room and Board available.

Age Requirement: 21+

Support Services

Cape Cod Sea Camps hires seasonal employees (spring, summer, fall) in the following areas of Maintenance, Cleaning and Laundry, and Office Assistants. In addition, our food service, Chartwells, has a variety of positions in the kitchen available. No housing is offered for any of the support service positions.

Starting Salary: TBD. No housing.

Age Requirement: 18+

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