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Camp Bob Waldorf delivers a transformative experience for children because of the caliber and quality of our staff. From group counselors to content experts and everyone in between, we hire only the most dynamic, creative and caring people to help us build a community like no other.

In return for their passion and dedication, staff members gain valuable leadership skills such as teamwork, program design, communication, problem solving and supervision.

We are now hiring staff for both weekend retreats and summer camp.


If you have enthusiasm for working with children, a collaborative and cooperative spirit, a commitment to inclusion, and a love for the camp experience, then working at Camp Bob Waldorf may be for you.

We need people with a range of skills and abilities to deliver a transformative camp experience for children, including people with expertise in:

  • Sports – basketball, archery, soccer, volleyball
  • Arts – visual arts, songleading, theater, dance, film, photography
  • Outdoor Adventure – ropes course, hiking, animal care, gardening
  • Cooking
  • Education/Teaching
  • Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor certifications
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Training and Management

If you have any of these talents, or you’re committed to being trained and mentored in one or more of them, our Assistant Camp Directors, Emily Lassman or Rose Levenson, want to hear from you!

Please note: to ensure a safe environment for everyone, all applicants must have a clean record and pass a background check.



If you have enthusiasm for working with children, a collaborative and cooperative spirit, a commitment to inclusion, and a love for the camp experience, then working at Camp Bob Waldorf may be for you.

We are currently accepting applications for Summer 2019 for the following positions:


  • Cabin Counselors
  • Lifeguards
  • Songleader
  • Dance Instructor
  • Sports Instructors
  • Ropes Course Instructors
  • Animal Care Specialist
  • Nature/Hiking Guide
  • Art Specialist
  • Film Instructor
  • Cooking Instructor


  • Operations Coordinator
  • Logistics/Office Staff
  • Camp Photographer


  • Aquatics Director
  • Head Counselor
  • Outdoor Director
  • Sports Director
  • Art Director
  • Jewish Educator
  • Nurse
  • Ropes Director
  • Program Coordinator

Please note: We generally expect all summer staff to work the entire summer, which includes a one-week full-staff orientation and five 10-12-day sessions (June 14 – August 16, 2019).


Are you entering 11th or 12th grade? Do you want a unique and rewarding summer experience? Our Counselor-in-Training (CIT) program might be for you!

Being a CIT gives teens the opportunity to see camp through the eyes of a staff member, while also still enjoying time with their peer group. Program highlights include:

  • Learn valuable skills in leadership through formal training sessions with camp staff
  • Grow to be a role model as you work and play with younger campers
  • Benefit from the fun and friendship-building with peers that is the hallmark of our camp

CITs can apply for this program during Camp Bob Waldorf or Kibbutz Bob Waldorf, our Jewish camp program. While CITs do not need to be Jewish to attend, we ask that they are respectful of our campers’ religious beliefs and camp’s practices at that time.

The application deadline for Summer 2019 was February 14th.  For more information please contact Rose Levenson.



Camp Bob Waldorf needs exceptional cabin counselors and activity specialists for our weekend retreats. If want to contribute to transformative power of our camp, but you cannot commit to a full summer, then staffing our retreats might be right for you.


October 26 – 28, 2018
Grades: 3rd – 9th

November 30 – December 2, 2018
Grades: 3rd – 9th

January 18 – 20, 2019
Grades: 7th – 10th

February 8 – 10, 2019
Grades: 3rd – 6th

March 1 – 3, 2019
Grades: 3rd – 6th

March 15 – 17, 2019
Grades: 11th – 12th


Have questions about working at Camp Bob Waldorf? You can contact our Assistant Directors, Emily Lassman or Rose Levenson. You can find information about general qualifications here.