Day Camp Adult Volunteer

Day Camp Teens

There is a need for many different skill sets at Day Camp! Adults can volunteer at any of our Day Camp sites except for Camp Sealth as counselors, activity specialists, equipment managers or health care managers. Full-time (5 full days) adult volunteers get a 50% discount on day camp registration for their own campers. Children of full-time adult volunteers will automatically be taken off the wait list!

Adult volunteer positions include but are not limited to:

  • Camp Site Director
  • Assistant Camp Director
  • Health Care Provider
  • Program Staff
  • Activity Specialist

Training Requirement

All volunteers are required to attend training within 3 months of the first day of camp.

Carkeek Park training: All volunteers – DCA, Head Counselor, Adult Volunteers –  are required to attend the two day training at Carkeek Park.  The training will be July 6 & 7, 2022.

Other Locations (Golden Gardens, Hans Jensen, Blyth Park)

All volunteers – DCA, Head Counselor, Adult Volunteers – are required to attend two mandatory training sessions (offsite and onsite) prior to camp. Dates TBA.

OFFSITE training: Click Here – Virtual Offsite Training

Volunteers must attend one offsite training held at local libraries and/or churches, there are a variety of days and times to choose from. If none of the training dates work with your schedule, you must contact the Day Camp Director, Sammie Hagen, sammieh@campfireseattle.org

ONSITE training: Each week of day camp has its own specific Onsite training at that camps location. If you volunteer at more than one location of day camp, you are required to attend the onsite training for each camp. Onsite training dates are listed on our council calendar.

Day Camp Training Dates are posted to our calendar as they are made available.

Register for Adult Volunteer Positions

Questions?

Contact Sammie Hagen, Day Camp Director, at (206) 826-8941 or sammieh@campfireseattle.org