Camps in NZ

Get a Job on the Day with our Camp Directors Fair in New Zealand
Camp America Face to Face Interviews with American Camp Directors
Wednesday January 15th 2020 – Spencer on Byron Hotel Takapuna Beach.
  • 25 Camps on the 15th January here in New Zealand to hire Kiwis.
  • The camps have a specific list of what they are looking for so VIP access will be approved on an application by application basis after you have made your booking as long as you have your local interview by January 7th.
  • We will accept those with the listed skills on the day, as new applicants – after a briefing and paying application fee.
  • You’ll get first access to the camps if you have completed your local interview and application online before January 7th.
  • Bring your togs and grab a swim at the beach after you score your Summer Camp job!
Check out the Amazing Camps that are coming to New Zealand especially to hire Kiwis!
Check out the Camps coming to NZ
Adirondack Camp is in NZ to hire staff for their coed camp in upstate New York. A boys and girls private camp on Lake George.
Blue Star have been hiring Kiwis for years, they love them – especially for water sports. Located on a lake Blue Star has six camps for various ages, boys and girls.

Camp Arbutus Hayo-Went-Ha is in NZ to hire staff for their boys lake site and girls lake site. This YMCA Camp is located in Michigan on Torch Lake and Arbutus Lake

Camp Awosting is a sleepaway camp for boys ages 6-16 on Bantam Lake in Connecticut. We have a sister camp, Camp Chinqueka based just 15 minutes away.
Camp Becket is a traditional, rustic, overnight camp experience. This boys camp is unlike other New England sleepaway camps, providing leadership programs and other activities that help shape young boys into strong men that are leaders in their local community.
Camp Canadensis is an amazing Private Camp in the Pocono Mountains in PA and Eric (the director) comes to NZ every year to hire the best Kiwis. Many return each year.
Camp Becket is a traditional, rustic, overnight camp experience. This boys camp is unlike other New England sleepaway camps, providing leadership programs and other activities that help shape young boys into strong men that are leaders in their local community.
Camp Canadensis is an amazing Private Camp in the Pocono Mountains in PA and Eric (the director) comes to NZ every year to hire the best Kiwis. Many return each year.
Camp Chipinaw is in New York State set on 96 acres in the Catskill mountains and next to Silverlake Camp. Looking for enthusiastic responsible Kiwis in all areas. Staff camper ratio 1:3 approx.
For more than 40 years, Camp Loyaltown has helped campers discover independence while experiencing the joys of friendship, fun and personal achievement free from challenges they face daily. Camp Loyaltown is a program of Citizens Options Unlimited, a leading provider of services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Large private camp in Maine who come to NZ to hire only the best we have to offer. Once you’ve been to Modin you’ll be hooked forever.
Camp Pinecliffe is a private girls camp where girls build new skills, while improving on the ones they already have, face new challenges, learn to be independent and the feeling of accomplishment that it brings, as well as create wonderful friendships that last a lifetime.
Camp Starlight is in NZ to hire staff for their camp in Pennsylvania on 385 acres. Co-ed private camp located in Starlight.

International Gymnastics Camp is an amazing Gymnastics Camp in Pennsylvania. Many an Olympic Gymnast has been to camp here. If Gymnastics is your passion – this is the camp for you.

Located in Milford Pennsylvania and New York State NJY Camps are looking for Kiwis with childcare experience and great attitudes. Some camp need 19/20 years old staff but others are ok with 18.
Camp Nesher is part of the NJY Camps based in Lake Como PA – an orthodox Jewish Camp but they hire non Jewish counselors to teach specialist skills.
Cedar Lake (NJY) is based in Milford PA and for children in Grades 7-9. This is one of the Kiwi favourites.
Teen Age Camp or TAC hires older kiwis due to the ages of the campers being older teens and young adults.

Located in Milford with some of the other NJY Camps, Nah-Jee-Wah is for younger children – Grades 1-6 but they get to try out all sorts of activities. Looking for Kiwis with childcare experience and great attitudes.

Round Lake is part of the NJY Camps based in Milford PA – catering for children aged 7-18 with learning differences, social communication disorders & ADHD
Nesher and Shoshamin is part of the NJY Camps based in Lake Como PA – an orthodox Jewish Camp but they hire non Jewish counselors to teach specialist skills.

Teen Age Camp or TAC hires older kiwis due to the ages of the campers being older teens and young adults.

Pali Overnight Adventures is in NZ to hire staff for their camp in the Southern Californian mountains. A co-ed overnight summer camp.
Timber Lake Camp is in NZ to hire staff for their coed camp. Timber Lake Camp sits on a mountaintop surrounded by 500 acres in New York’s Catskill Mountains, just 2.5 hours from New York City.

YMCA Camp Fuller accommodates 300 campers at any given time during the summer. But while the facility has seen growth and many improvements over the years, maintaining the rusticity of the camp has always been a primary goal.

Download our Camp America Fair Booklet to see all the camps
Just click on the Booklet image to download
What to do to meet these camps?

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If you have not yet applied and think you would like to be interviewed by one of these camps please apply online now and then make your booking – and we will go check out your application online. That way if you’ve already applied and been interviewed you’ll get first VIP access to the camps.

 

There are some limited spots to apply and be interviewed on the day. Book Now to secure your place, and if your skills meet the camps lists you’ll get to meet the camps afterwards. 

  • If you live too far away – don’t panic – we have loads of camps to place you in through the normal placement process. 
  • But if you think you can make it – it might be very worth your while.
  • Please check the skills list first before booking. These camps travel a long way to hire very specifically. 
Check out some footage from last year to get an idea of what to expect!!
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