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/preparing-job-fairPreparing for a Job Fair
Get set up for success at any camp job fair by following some simple guidelines: Choosing the best camp fair for you! Contact the placement office, before registering, and inquire about:...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/west-nile-virus-what-every-camp-needs-knowWest Nile Virus - What Every Camp Needs to Know
West Nile virus (WNV) is a potentially serious illness. Here are some tips and resources for camps.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/bed-bugs-what-every-camp-needs-knowBed Bugs - What Every Camp Needs to Know
Every year, the American Camp Association Camp Crisis Hotline receives calls from camps that have questions about bed bugs.
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/article/camping-magazine/staff-retention-recruiting-revving-seasonStaff Retention, Recruiting, and Revving Up in the Off-Season
By this point in the year, you've processed your staff evaluations, and you've been thinking about those difficult decisions: "Should I hire her back?" or "This person just didn't cut it; is it time...
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/developing-keeping-great-counselorsDeveloping and Keeping Great Counselors
It takes a great staff to make a great camp. Jack Weiner once said: "With the right counselors, camp could be held in a parking lot." When one looks at all of the possible aspects of camp in which to...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/because-i-worked-campBecause I Worked at Camp
Now that the summer has come to a close, camp directors are inevitably thinking about the staff they want to invite back next season. If we as directors have created a strong camp community, one that...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/summer-food-service-program-us-department-agricultureSummer Food Service Program - U.S. Department of Agriculture
During the school year, many children receive free and reduced-price breakfast and lunch through the School Breakfast and National School Lunch Programs. But, when school is not in session,...