Why Work for the Rice Summer Youth Activity Program?
Some of the best reasons to be on staff with SYAP this summer may surprise you. Sure, working with kids is rewarding and spending the summer being physically active is enticing, but have you ever considered that working at summer camp might actually be good for your career?
If you are at least 17 years of age and considering a career in athletics/recreation, sports management, coaching, teaching, dance, theater, fine arts, child development, child psychology or management of any kind, working for us will provide you with practical, meaningful experience to build your resume. We offer a dynamic work environment with competitive pay. Apply today to join our team of counselors!
Learn more about the details of the position, linked below:
2023 Session Dates
Counselor Training dates: May 30 - June 2
Session 1: June 5 - June 16
Session 2: June 20 - June 30 (*There will be no camp on Mon, June 19 due to the observance of the Federal Holiday, Juneteenth)
Session 3: July 10 - July 21
Session 4: July 24 - August 4
*There will be no camp the following days: June 19; July 3 - July 7
Applicants must be at least 17 years of age, submit a complete online application, and attend a virtual interview. Only applicants who meet all requirements will be reviewed and invited to interview.
Click the following link to start your application: SYAP 2023 Counselor Application
If you have any questions about the camp or the position, please email Chris Watkins, firstname.lastname@example.org.