Summer Camp Counselor Positions - June 2018 - August 2018

Applications are now being accepted for the City of Fairfax’s 2018 Summer Camp Program
Duties: Duties vary depending on position. All positions require organizing or supervising children (pre-school through grade 10) in a summer day camp which may include arts and crafts, music and dance, sports and games, special events, performers, swimming and field trips.
Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age, have graduated from high school (or equivalent), 6 months experience required or one year elementary education or child development courses can be substituted. Must be able to communicate well with children, parents, and the public. High school students 16 years of age and older are eligible for Junior Leader positions only. Junior Leaders will work 25-40 hours per week. Previous recreation program or summer camp experience desired. All persons selected for employment must pass a security background check and a tuberculosis (TB) screening.

NOTE: Where candidates are equally qualified for a position, residents of the City of Fairfax will receive priority consideration.
Hours: Monday through Friday
Salary: $12.00 - $16.00 hourly. No benefits.
Closing Date: Open until filled.
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If you'd like to apply for a job opening, you may do one of the following:

  • Fill out an Online Job Application Form

  • Download & Save Job Application in MS Word or Job Application in Adobe PDF fill it out and send it to us by US Postal Mail, or send email to

  • Leave your name, address and the title of the job position on the recording at 703.385.7861

  • Visit the Personnel Office from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday, City Hall, Room 331, 10455 Armstrong Street, Fairfax VA 22030.
The City of Fairfax is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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