Summer Camp Counselor Jobs
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Welcome to the Swift Nature Camp Family. With your help we will provide a valuable learning experience for everyone involved. For those who have been counselors before, you know that camp provides an experience like no other, for those joining us for the first time, you will be part of that special magic that only happens at camp. Camp is an unique environment where lifelong friends are made and each family member realizes the positive impact they can make on each other and the world. It is the hardest job in the world but you will receive so much if you give it your all.

Staff Goals

Guide campers in making sound decisions

Increase camper self-confidence and independence

To teach outdoor living skills

To play without the goal of winning

To increase respect for the environment

Encourage camper participation

Promote a safe and healthy camp environment

Participate as a considerate family member


***Open Positions***
Online Staff Application U.S. Residents Only

* Male Counselors (3 positions left) live in cabin, daily camper responsibility (may have a specialty)

* Female Counselors (1 positions left) live in cabin, daily camper responsibility (may have a specialty)

* Nature Center Director-Experience teaching hands on nature & science

* Tripping Director -Experience in canoeing and backpack trips

* Archery Instructor-Experience and certification in teaching Archery to children

* Riflery Instructor-Experience and certification in teaching riflery to children

* Boating Director (Canoe, Sailing & Row )-Experience in teaching canoing and sail

* Counselor in Training (CIT) Director-teach 16/17 year olds how to be good staff

* Cook helper-Experience working in kitchens and preparing meals for 100's

* Camp Nurse - A Wisconsin Rn that wishes to live in the northwoods of Wisconsin

* Swimming Director (WSI, Lifeguard)-Experience in swimming at all Red Cross Levels

* Team Course Instructor-Experience in teaching team building activities


As counselors the needs of our campers come First.
Our goal is to guide campers, set examples for them, and help them to make good decisions.

Doing this is not easy
It requires us to think of others before ourselves

...and Dance like nobody is Watching




25 Baybrook Ln.

Oak Brook, IL 60523

Phone: 630-654-8036


W7471 Ernie Swift Rd.

Minong, WI 54859

Phone: 715-466-5666