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Camp Counselor Volunteer Positions

Spend your summer volunteering at ASI!

ASI’s Youth & Family Programs Team is seeking enthusiastic, independent and friendly youth volunteers to act as camp counselors this summer. This is a great opportunity for individuals who have experienced our day camps as participants and still want to be involved in our dynamic, hands-on programming. Volunteers for this role should feel confident working with elementary age children in a variety of settings.

Responsibilities may include hands-on help teaching simple handcrafts, greeting families and supporting program staff with interactive activities like dancing, storytelling or scavenger hunts. Experience with ASI camps, På Gång, Teen Träff or babysitting preferred.

Age requirements for Camp Counselors: 13 – 16 years old

Staff Supervisor: Volunteer Coordinator, Youth & Family Programs Coordinator and Program Associate

Important Dates and Deadlines: Applications due Monday, June 15, at 2 p.m.

Mandatory Orientation Date: August 6

Camp Dates:

  • August 10 – 13, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm        Handcraft Camp
  • August 18, 8:30 – 3:30 pm                     Pippi Day Camp
  • August 19, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm               Viking Day Camp
  • August 20, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm               Swedish Immersion Camp
  • August 24 – 27, 8:30 am – 3:30pm         Swedish Cooking and Culture Camp

We prefer applicants who are available to volunteer at all summer camp sessions in August, but acknowledge that summer is a busy time and this may not be possible. ASI will still consider applicants who can commit to nine or more days of camp.