https://www.acacamps.org/jobs/find-camp-staffFind Camp Staff
Use ACA's two services, Year-round Jobs @ Camp and Summer Jobs at Camp, to help you fill your open positions at camp.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/staffing-compensation-benefits-reportStaffing, Compensation, and Benefits Report
Each year, the American Camp Association (ACA) surveys its members about specific areas of their camp operations and makes the results available so camps can benchmark their business practices.h
https://www.acacamps.org/about/get-involved/awards/j-wendell-ruth-t-howe-golden-quill-lensJ. Wendell and Ruth T. Howe Golden Quill and Lens Awards
These awards—which are funded through a memorial established in J. Wendell and Ruth T. Howe’s name—encourage excellence in writing and photography. Each year we recognize those individuals who...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/job-descriptionsJob Description Samples
ACA job sample job descriptions are here to make your work easier.
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/online-learning/certificate-course/entry-level-program-staff-certificateEntry-Level Program Staff Certificate
Want to work with young people in a camp, afterschool, summer enrichment programs, or other community-based youth settings but lack experience?
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/online-learning/certificate-course/experienced-program-staff-certificateExperienced Program Staff Certificate
The Experienced Program Staff Certificate course is specifically designed for experienced program staff who have worked with young people in a camp, afterschool, summer enrichment...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/reflections-hiring-camp-staffReflections on Hiring Camp Staff
Hiring young women and men who are prepared to put campers' needs before their own is by far the most important thing I do each year. With year-round programs offering short-term residential...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/campline/general-guidelines-social-security-numbers-tax-withholding-international-employees-j-1-visasGeneral Guidelines for Social Security Numbers and Tax Withholding for International Employees with J-1 Visas
We have received numerous questions regarding social security numbers and the need for tax withholdings on international staff. While some questions on this topic can be answered clearly, others are...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/recruiting-interviewing-hiring-ensure-best-bestRecruiting, Interviewing, and Hiring to Ensure the Best of the Best
Recruiting, interviewing, and hiring staff is the most important part of your job as a camp director. It is the single most time-consuming and, at times, tedious task you will undertake. However,...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/truth-consequences-interviewing-skills-camp-professionalsTruth and Consequences: Interviewing Skills for Camp Professionals
Raymond (not his real name) is an experienced camp director on the East Coast. When it comes to interviewing staff, Raymond feels especially confident about his ability to "sniff out the good ones."...