AmeriCamp – Sports Counsellor

  • Employer AmeriCamp *we are the visa sponsor and recruiter, individuals will be employed directly by one of our camps
  • Town / City USA
  • Job Type Work placement
  • Salary Competitive
  • Position Type 8-12 weeks depending on the camp placement Week(s) Contract
  • Closing Date 01/05/2024
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What is AmeriCamp?

AmeriCamp is an award-winning organisation that has been sending people to work at Summer Camps in the USA since 2010! We were founded on our shared dream to help people have the Summer of a lifetime at Camp and the goal to provide each of our applicants with the best possible salary and customer experience!

AmeriCamp provides the chance to work at one of our summer camps in the USA for 8-12 weeks this summer, all meals, accommodation and health insurance are included with your program fees plus salary. Fantastic experience for your CV if you’re going into sports-based roles/teaching in the UK. We work with a variety of different camp types from YMCA’s, to specialist, religious, special needs, adventure, private, scout, co-ed, traditional, underprivileged and single gender.

Job Description:

You will work as a Sports counsellor at one of our incredible summer camps in the USA. You will be assisting with various sports activity sessions and joining in with children ages 6-17 throughout the summer across an 8-hour activity period with time off. All meals and accommodation are included for the duration of your work placement.

No formal teaching experience is required, just a background in playing sports plus any experience with children separately is a bonus.

Additional Information:

AmeriCamp is a visa sponsor and recruiter, we can guarantee a minimum salary of $2,000/£1,577 for the summer. All meals and accommodation are included for the duration of your work placement. This role requires a J1-camp counsellor visa which we as an organisation assist you in getting. With this, you will also have 30 days post-placement to travel the US as a tourist. You will be required to complete an enhanced DBS through our organisation in line with health & safety requirements.

*Our program is affiliated with the US Department of State, this job does involve program/recruiter fees & third-party costs to be paid to AmeriCamp however, you will always earn more than your program fees cost.

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