https://www.acacamps.org/blog/you-might-not-know-it-recruitment-next-summer-starts-nowYou Might Not Know It, But Recruitment for Next Summer Starts Now!
Learn more about how to start recruiting for next summer during this summer's camp session.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/creating-community-building-pipelines-through-applicant-referencesCreating Community and Building Pipelines through Applicant References
This blog in support of Project Real Job discusses the importance of curating relationships with staff applicant references such as professors, former staff, and coaches.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/gen-z-staff-what-exactly-are-they-lookingGen Z Staff: What Exactly Are They Looking For?
Here are some Gen Z employment trends that started before the pandemic and now appear to be widespread.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/staff-recruitment-social-media-resourcesStaff Recruitment Social Media Resources
Use the following suggested social media posts to help boost your staff recruitement efforts.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/project-real-jobProject Real Job
Get assistance with communicating the career-enhancing benefits of working at camp to prospective employees and their parents.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/staff-recruitment-retention-downloadable-handoutsStaff Recruitment & Retention Downloadable Handouts
These free resources help tell the story about the importance of adding summer camp experience to a resume!
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/government-relations-update-march-2022Government Relations Update — March 2022
Throughout the pandemic, the American Camp Association (ACA) has been advocating for the full field of camp at the national level to ensure that camps can operate fully — without additional barriers...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/commitment-how-do-we-earn-it-how-do-we-keep-itCommitment: How Do We Earn It — and How Do We Keep It?
An answer to this question of the century may seem counterintuitive, yet it is at the core of most camp communities: Relationships. More than ever, staff are looking for connection and belonging. So...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/state-camp-associationsState Camp Associations
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/me-work-camp-no-wayMe, Work at Camp? No Way!
During the 2021 ACA National Staffing Summit, five students were selected by their professors to serve on a panel to discuss why they did not want to work at camp. They were chosen because they would...