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21 Things to Do While You’re Waiting for Camp in America
Before Camp / Inspiration / Top tips

21 Things to Do While You’re Waiting for Camp in America

If you’re circulating for summer camp, waiting to hear back on an interview or just desperate to waste some time before your start date here are 21 things to do to pass the never ending time… Read Secret Diary of […]

How to be a Camp Counselor at Camp in America
Before Camp / Top tips

How to be a Camp Counselor at Camp in America

To be a camp counselor and have the best summer of your life you need to go through ten steps… Decide on whether you’d like to apply through an agency, which is usually best if you’re a first-timer from overseas. […]

Working as a Camp Counselor FAQ
During Camp / Inspiration / Top tips

Working as a Camp Counselor FAQ

Come on, fire some questions about working at camp at me and I’ll answer them as fully as I can. Of course, if you want to know the full story behind being a camp counselor you should check out my […]

20 Reasons Why YOU Should go to Camp in America
AmeriCamp / Before Camp / BUNAC / Camp America / Camp Leaders / CCUSA / Inspiration

20 Reasons Why YOU Should go to Camp in America

Should you go to camp in America, or should you stay? If you’re undecided about being a camp counselor next year, take note of these 20 reasons why you should go and then try and come up with a good […]

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 […]