https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/event/2022-aca-staffing-summit2022 ACA Staffing Summit
ACA Inc., ACA, New York and New Jersey, and ACA, New England are proud to present the 2022 Staffing Summit. The 2022 Staffing Summit will feature critical learning, speaker panels, roundtables and...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/seasonal-recruitment-timing-everythingWith Seasonal Recruitment, Timing Is Everything
When is the optimal time to recruit for staffers who are not familiar with your camp, or maybe even with the camping industry in general?
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/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/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/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...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/first-contact-end-contractFrom First Contact to End of Contract
We know that staff can be a challenge to find, attract, hire, engage, and retain. What makes the staff journey result in forward progress from start to completion of their camp experience? Current...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/developing-certification-program-staff-recruitment-retention-toolDeveloping a Certification Program as a Staff Recruitment/Retention Tool
So what are — and what aren’t — certifications, exactly?