https://www.acacamps.org/blog/staff-recruiting-answer-right-front-youStaff Recruiting: The Answer Is Right in Front of You
What if your recruitment efforts started at your camp — with campers you already know? Falling Creek outlines their plan to flip our recruitment strategy from outside to the inside.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/updated-financial-relief-campsUpdated Financial Relief for Camps
September 8, 2021 Since the ...
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/online-learning/recorded-webinar/project-real-jobs-innovation-boot-camp-shark-tank-event-ideas-around-staffProject Real Job’s Innovation Boot Camp - Shark Tank Event - Ideas Around Staff Motivation
Shark Tank for Camp Pros, and YOU are the Sharks (i.e., judges)! A cohort of over 40 camp leaders, staff, and students were given the prompt, “What is one new way you can motivate staff leading up to...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/working-camp-essential-experience-ultimate-summer-jobWorking at Camp: An Essential Experience and the Ultimate Summer Job
We all thought that camp was a vital experience before the pandemic. Now, we are an essential experience for the mental and emotional health of the young people...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/staff-recruitment-covid-19-eraStaff Recruitment in the COVID-19 Era
COVID-19 remains a real threat to operations and knowing what is to come this summer. Nonetheless, finding quality summer staff is a must — even if those staffing plans are contingent on what happens...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/staff-culture-skipping-season-without-skipping-beatStaff Culture: Skipping a Season without Skipping a Beat
Summer 2020 impacted every aspect of camp, and regardless of how things played out — with various scenarios of camp running in some form or not at all — building next summer’s staff team weighs...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/start-why-purpose-campStart with Why: The Purpose of Camp
Twelve-plus-hour days. Extreme temperatures. Mental and physical exhaustion. Low pay. Sound like fun? Then why do millions of teens and 20-something-year-olds work at camp every summer? Better yet,...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/staff-culture-your-values-action-during-uncertain-times-part-2Staff Culture: Your Values in Action During Uncertain Times, Part 2
We believe staff culture and camp culture are tied together. They are not separate. The culture your staff embraces and models is your camp culture.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/staff-culture-your-values-action-during-uncertain-times-part-1Staff Culture: Your Values in Action During Uncertain Times, Part 1
When it is hard to determine what to do next, the one thing that can be controlled in challenging times (or any time) is our response.
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.