Check Your Email!
Please be sure to use an active email account on your application, and check your email frequently after applying. The email address you use on your application will be the primary method of contacting you. If you do not check your email you may miss an employment offer! If your email address changes after you have applied, please call the Summer Programs Office to update your information.
SummerTimes Pay Scale
The pay scale for Summer Programs employees as counselors is based on the following qualifications:
New hire: $55/day
1-2 years experience: $60/day
3-4 years experience: $65/day
5+ years experience: $70-$75/day
Other positions such as instructors, camp office personnel, management assistants, and extended care counselors are available and those pay scales are based on applicant's experience and the position's level of responsibility.
Have a Particular Camp in Mind?
The camp directors are responsible for their own hiring. If you would like to work at a specific camp, please contact the camp director and express your interest. You can multiply your chances of employment by reaching out to a number of directors. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Summer Programs Office at 703-212-2777.
Please note that acceptance of a job offer with the SSSAS Summer Programs Office is classified as an “at-will employment agreement.” If a camp you are scheduled to work in is canceled, we can not guarantee alternate employment but will do our best to find you another position for that week.