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The Camp Aranzazu team
- Is respectful, dependable, empathetic, trustworthy, and honest.
- Is collaborative, friendly, and willing to help.
- Uses the camp's financial, natural and other resources wisely.
- Takes on big challenges, works hard, and exceeds expectations.
- Is inclusive and accepting of everyone.
- Values enthusiasm, humor, and FUN!
Summer Activity Leader
Every year, Camp Aranzazu hires roughly 20 college aged individuals with varying skill sets to work as Activity Leaders from mid-May to mid-August. Activity Leaders have the fun and impactful job of enriching the lives of our campers with special needs through unique camping, environmental studies and retreat experiences in Rockport, TX.
Activity Leaders facilitate a variety of activities including, but not limited to arts and crafts, archery, high and low challenge courses, sports and games, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, fishing, sailing, swimming, nature sessions and more!
Benefits of this paid position include room and board and the potential to satisfy fieldwork and internship requirements in various fields of study. The buttons below include the additional documentation you will need to apply for the Activity Leader position. Email your completed application, resume and two unique and completed reference forms to our Assistant Camp Director, Amanda Praet, and prepare for the summer camp experience of a lifetime!
If you have any questions, contact our Assistant Camp Director, Amanda Praet, at email@example.com.
Summer Art Instructor
Do you have a passion for providing fine arts education and working with a committed staff of people dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with special needs and chronic illnesses?
Camp Aranzazu seeks someone with art teaching experience to supervise our summer fine arts program from mid-May through mid-August 2021. The Art Instructor will ensure that Camp Aranzazu provides an intentional, expressive, and safe environment for children with special medical, physical, emotional, and/or social needs to create and experience fine arts. Camp session include day camp sessions, as well as residential sessions that last from one to six nights. If you have any questions, contact our Camp Director, Amelia Haslam, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make sure to check out the job description above. To apply, email your resume to Amelia Haslam.
Activity Leader Testimonials
Getting to know our campers and witnessing their strength and positivity has truly made me want to be a better human…It also has shaped my career path and what I want to do with my degree. Who I can help and who really needs it.Emilie Killebrew, Activity Leader for Summer 2019