Summer Camp Jobs

When you work at our summer camps you won’t find a cubical in sight- just endless forest trails, peaceful lakefronts, and open skies. You’ll have fun while using your unique skills and big personality to lead girls through a one-of-a-kind, summer experience.


— Please complete the following application if you are a new summer camp staff applicant, CLICK HERE.

— Please complete the following application if you are a  returning summer camp staff member, CLICK HERE.

Job Descriptions

To review summer camp positions, click on the arrows below to read the job summaries and key responsibilities. All positions listed are located at both Camp Small Valley (Halifax, PA in Dauphin County) and Camp Archbald (Kingsley, PA in Susquehanna County).


General Counselor - To identify and meet camper needs. Safely guide campers to and from activity periods. Support Activity Specialists during activity sessions. Support and/or assist Activity Unit Leader as necessary during evening activities.


Trips Specialist-Responsible for the facilitation of high/low ropes courses, climbing wall, and paddle sport activities, and additionally serves as a unit counselor. With guidance from the Adventure Leader, plans weekly adventure based programming, leads girls in a wilderness environment, and ensures their safety at all times.


Healthcare Supervisor supervises health and cleanliness standards for hte camp popularion and facilities. Managing campers' health and safety by daily treatments, medicine, record keeping and loggin injuries into our software. 

*NEW* Day Camp Staff

Day Camp Director - Furthers the mission and recruitment strategies of Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania by delivering program activities that are safe, fun, and appropriate in a day camp environment.  This person will work in collaboration with the Regional Director to support and supervise General Counselors throughout the week, as well as assist in the management of all staff led day camp locations throughout GSHPA.  

Day Camp General Counselor - Day camp general counselors will facilitate day camp activities set by both the Day Camp Director and Regional Director.  Counselors will guide campers throughout daily activities, help to monitor behavior and work closely with all staff to provide an educational, fun, and safe environment.