https://www.acacamps.org/article/campline/avoiding-staff-surprisesAvoiding Staff Surprises
This year, the American Camp Association (ACA) has seen a significant increase in requests for information from camp directors about seasonal employment issues. More specifically, staff members and...
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/jobs/find-staff/year-round-camp-staffFind Year-Round Camp Staff
Year-Round Jobs @ Camp is a listing of year-round job openings at camps e-mailed to job seekers twice a month.
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/resources/camp-program-quality-assessment-c-pqaCamp Program Quality Assessment (C-PQA)
Camp Program Quality Assessment (CPQA) (short form) For camps interested in taking a "baby step" toward assessing the quality of their programs and their contribution to youth development, the...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/2022-staff-training-issue-camping-magazine2022 Staff Training Issue of Camping Magazine
Each year, the May/June issue of Camping Magazine is devoted to staff training — perfect for Staff Orientation!
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/campline/federal-public-policy-updatesFederal Public Policy Updates
THE AMERICAN CAMP ASSOCIATION’S PUBLIC POLICY AGENDA FOR THE 114TH CONGRESS MAKES THE HIGHEST PRIORITY OF TWO SPECIFIC GOALS: While it has been challenging to make progress in previous...
Contributed by Rhonda Mickelson and Susan E. Yoder. Severe weather used to have a season. Now, severe weather can happen at virtually any time of the year. Camps need to be prepared....