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How to Make Friends at Camp
During Camp / Top tips

How to Make Friends at Camp

The first day of camp is essential. Get talking to as many people as possible and pay attention when you do. There are going to be so many names to learn as well as nationalities, and of course all the […]

Books about Being a Camp Counselor
After Camp / Before Camp / During Camp / Inspiration / Top tips

Books about Being a Camp Counselor

Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor is one of a kind, that’s for sure. It’s the only book available that gives an honest and independent first-hand account of a summer spent at camp in America. There are other books about […]

How to Get a CRB Check for Camp in America
Before Camp / Top tips

How to Get a CRB Check for Camp in America

CRB stands for ‘Criminal Records Bureau’ and you have to get a check from them to work at any camp in America. This is so the camp knows that you are clear to work with children and vulnerable adults and have […]

Your Salary at Camp in America
Before Camp / Top tips

Your Salary at Camp in America

If you want to be a camp counselor for the first time, you want to know how much you’re going to earn right? Well, no one works at camp in America for the money, let’s get that straight. On average […]

What it Costs to be a Camp Counselor
Before Camp / Top tips

What it Costs to be a Camp Counselor

Once you’ve worked out how much you can earn at camp in America with CCUSA, BUNAC, Camp America, Camp Leaders or AmeriCamp you need to look at how much each company charges too. After partnering where you’ll get the most money alongside […]

Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor
Inspiration

Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor

If you want to get a job as a camp counselor at camp in America you’re probably wondering how you go about it and what a camp counselor actually does. Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor will answer the second […]