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Challenge Camp Instructor Application

Are you an inspiring STEM Instructor or Teaching Artist looking for a fun summer working with bright, curious children? Challenge Camp is interested in speaking with you. We are always looking for dedicated academic enrichment instructors to join our team. Please complete the staff application below. Thank you!

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Challenge Camp Counselor Application

Challenge Camp is always looking for bright, athletic and enthusiastic individuals to be summer Counselors. Counselors assist our instructors in our academic enrichment classes, sports and swimming as well as participating in camp activities while interacting with all campers. In accordance with New York State law, counselors must be at least 16 years of age prior to camp.

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Challenge Camp Counselor in Training (CIT) Application

Counselor in Training is an exceptional opportunity for 9th & 10th grade students at least 15 years of age to learn and train to be a counselor in the Challenge Camp environment.The course meets daily and will involve such topics as: camper socialization, assistant teaching and coaching, building self-esteem, conflict resolution and more.Lunch is provided and the remainder of the day will be spent hands-on with our campers utilizing new skills. Session 1 CIT’s will receive full CPR and First Aid certification as part of this curriculum. This course is continuous for 7 weeks and will allow you to grow as an individual with an emphasis on achievement, maturity and responsibility.CIT candidates must be 15 years of age prior to the start of camp

** There is a fee to participate in the CIT Program, $1,000 for a single session or $1,750 for both sessions.

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For additional information about our Counselor or CIT programs, please email