There's no shortage of positions available at Camp Potomac Woods this summer! We have opportunities available for individuals of all experience levels. Please see the list below for a short description of all of the opportunities available at Camp Potomac Woods in Summer 2021
Red indicates positions which require staff to be age 21 or older.
Assistant Camp Director
Assists in training, supervision, guidance and leadership of all unit staff with regard to unit program. Assists the Camp Director with administrative tasks. 21+, current driver's license.
Coordinates and supervises unit schedules, all-camp programs, and program specialists. Coordinates supplies and resources for specialty programs and areas. 21+, current driver's license
Arts and Crafts Specialist
Plans and implements the arts and crafts program. Provides resource materials and support for the unit staff. Assists with unit programming in the evening.
Arts and Crafts Manager
Position is available at May Flather to oversee multiple specialists. Manager position: 21+, current driver's license.
Plans and implements the nature program. Provides resource materials and support for the unit staff. Assists with unit programming in the evening.
Plans and implements a variety of activities for unit staff. Activities may include initiative games, archery, camping skills, etc. Provides resource materials and support for the unit staff. Assists with unit programming in the evening.
Coordinates all business operations of camp. Manages purchasing and record keeping and submits paperwork weekly. Oversees office operations including phone, mail, and office supplies. 21+, current driver's license.
Oversees office operations including phone, mail, and office supplies. Prefer 21+.
The Communications Specialist is responsible for photographing campers and staff throughout each camp day, uploading the photographs to our Camp Community site. The Communications Specialist is not involved with the relationship between the public media and camp.
Assist the Kitchen Manager and Cook(s) with food preparation and service. Cleans food preparation areas and equipment.
Reports to the Kitchen Manager. Responsible for the preparation of all camp meals in accordance with pre-planned menus. Must have the ability to lift heavy loads, Hold a current food handler’s certification
Operates the camp Health Center. Supervises all aspects of medical care for campers and staff. Dispenses medication and follows Doctor's Medical Treatment Procedures. 21+, current RN or EMT certification, current driver's license.
Health Center Manager
Assists with the operation of the Camp Health Center and all aspects of medical care for campers. Prefer 21+, nursing student, pre-med student or current RN or EMT certification. Current driver's license preferred.
Health Center Assistant
Assists with the operation of the Camp Health Center and all aspects of medical care for campers. Must be 18+, and nursing student, pre-med student or current RN or EMT preferred. Current driver's license preferred.
Coordinates and supervises boating activities on the waterfront. Supervises pool and canoeing program. Also supervises pool and Pool Director. 21+, current driver's license, current lifeguard and CPR:PR certifications.
Assists with the implementation of the aquatic program. Works as a lifeguard. Assists with unit programming in the evening when pool/waterfront is closed. Current lifeguard and CPR:PR certifications.
Supervise and support the unit side of camp to insure that interesting, motivating, thorough and safe programs are scheduled and carried out for all campers. 21+, current driver's license preferred.
Coordinates and implements the Counselor in Training leadership development program. Facilitates and guides teens' development of skills in camp activities, outdoor living and leadership. Oversees Junior Counselors within units. 21+, current driver's license preferred.
Coordinates accommodations for campers with special needs.
Manages the living unit, coordinates activities and assures girl partnership in the development of activities. Supervises unit staff. 21+ and current driver's license preferred.
Assists the Unit Leader with planning and implementation of activities. Responsible for the direct daily supervision of girls in the living unit and program areas.