CCUSA promise you the ‘ultimate international adventure of a lifetime’, Camp America say ‘there’s nothing else like it’, Camp Leaders assure you it’ll be a ‘summer you remember forever’ and BUNAC call it a ‘brilliant summer’. Hmm, think they need to work on that one…
Anyway, enough of all the hyperbole about how great it is, what is being a camp counselor really like?
I’ll tell you three things…
- You will work harder than you ever have in your life
- You will have more experiences and meet more fascinating people than you ever thought possible
- I absolutely, genuinely, guarantee that you will actually have the best summer of your life.
If you want to know what it’s like travelling to camp, what you eat, what the nightlife’s like, how you’ll spend your days off, how to work with the kids, what the other counselors are like, where you’ll go to the toilet, what your daily schedule is, whether you get to drink, what America is like, what the kids are like, if the counselors ‘get on’ with each other, where you’ll sleep, whether you’ll get to pull the hot lifeguards, what you do all day, and the answers to the hundreds more questions churning in your brain, read Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor now!