https://www.acacamps.org/blog/working-summer-camp-keeping-fire-aliveWorking at Summer Camp: Keeping the Fire Alive
Journalism student Dan Gray shares his experience working at camp and interviews camp professionals about the staffing shortage.
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/ultimate-guide-staffing-your-kitchenThe Ultimate Guide to Staffing Your Kitchen
It’s not you. With a 3:1 ratio of available culinary positions to applicants, the labor shortage for kitchen staff continues to be a harsh reality. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/lawfully-recruiting-hiring-best-candidatesLawfully Recruiting and Hiring the Best Candidates
These 10 tips can help you throughout the staff hiring process.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/creating-experience-potential-summer-staffCreating an Experience for Potential Summer Staff
It's not enough to just post online that your camp is hiring — here are tips for creating an experience that will help you recruit staff.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/straight-horses-mouth-what-university-students-have-say-about-working-campStraight from the Horse's Mouth: What University Students Have to Say about Working at Camp
This blog offers tips from three university students about how to recruit college students as camp staff.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/becoming-accountable-recruiterBecoming an Accountable Recruiter
Hiring the right people is key to successful camp operations.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/new-normal-rethinking-staffing-communicationsThe New Normal: Rethinking Staffing Communications
These tips can help you increase your job post visibility and attract more prospective staff candidates.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/your-website-may-not-appeal-staff-heres-what-do-about-itYour Website May Not Appeal to Staff: Here’s What To Do About It
These tips can help you update your website in a way that appeals to prospective camp staff.
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/staff-recruitment-assessing-your-needs-making-connectionsStaff Recruitment: Assessing Your Needs and Making Connections
Staff recruitment — whether you call it a plan, process, or task — is an ongoing activity that needs constant attention, documentation, and planning.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/getting-started-tiktok-reach-your-ideal-staff-memberGetting Started on TikTok to Reach Your Ideal Staff Member
Learn how to leverage your camp's TikTok account to grow your staff and communicate with them authentically.