Newtown Township Parks and Recreation Department
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2023 Summer Camp Employment

Newtown Township Parks & Recreation is looking for staff who are Enthusiastic, Responsible, Positive & Creative!
 
Camp dates are Monday, June 26 through Friday, August 5, 2023 (No camp July 3rd or 4th). All camp staff are required to be available for the entire six weeks and will be expected to attend every day. Staff training and camp setup is scheduled for Thursday and Friday, June 22nd and 23rd and is mandatory for all camp employees and volunteers. CPR and First Aid Training will take place on Wednesday, June 21st, if you are not certified. 


Please email Matt, mattz@newtownpa.gov, your completed application (applications listed below).

Camp Locations
  • Camp Newtown: six weeks, full day, grades 1-5, at Newtown Elementary School
  • Camp Beechtree: six weeks, half day, ages 4-6, at Wrightstown Elementary School
  • Playground Camp: six weeks, half day, grades 1-4, at Goodnoe Elementary School
  • Adventure Camp (must be at least 18 y/o): six weeks, full day, grades 6-8, at Newtown Middle School
  • Substitute Counselor positions are available
  • All staff under the age of 18 must submit a workers permit with their application

Salary
  • Camp Management (college degree in teaching preferred) - starting at $16 per hour
  • Senior Counselor (18+) - starting at $12 per hour
  • Camp Newtown Counselor (17+) - starting at $10 per hour
  • Half Day Counselors (16+) - starting at $10 per hour
  • Substitute Counselors (16+) - starting at $10 per hour
  • Volunteers (must be at least 15 years old)