Camp Akita is a beautiful place to work and also a great place to grow in your spiritual, personal, relational, and professional life. You will gain experience in different areas that will equip you for your future career. If you love the Lord and want to share with others the joy God brings to your life, then camp is the place to spend your summer!
To start the hiring process fill out an application and we will contact you for a video or phone interview if you haven't had one yet:
*(you must submit 3 total forms: 1 Spiritual Mentor/Pastor, 1 Teacher/Dean, 1 Work Supervisor)
*(Opens March 1st - you can apply to be a Wrangler in Training, Counselor in Training, Staff in Training, Lifeguard in Training)
May 31-June 3: Camp Akita Summer Administration Retreat (arrive to camp by 5 pm)
June 2-5: Certification Week (Lifeguards, Kitchen, High Adventure)
(Equestrian training takes place May 17 -22)
June 7-14: Base Camp (Staff arrive for training by 5 pm)
June 14 - 21: Cub Camp (ages 7-9)
June 14 - 21: Junior Camp (ages 10-12)
June 21 - June 28: Tween Camp (ages 11-14)
June 28 - July 5: Teen Camp I (ages 14-17)
July 5 - 12: Teen 2 & Specialty Camps
July 12 - 19: Family Camp
Many Adventist universities and colleges offer some sort of scholarship for summer camp staff. Click HERE for more info.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR HIRED SUMMER CAMP STAFF 2020