Work at KCDC | Kiwi Country Day Camp

About KCDC

At Kiwi Country Day Camp we LOVE camp, and LIVE camp 365 days a year. Kiwi Country Day Camp has provided campers with an authentic traditional camp experience since 1952.

KCDC Experience

Kiwi Country Day Camp provides campers with a DYNAMIC daily schedule. Each program is led by a specialist at an age, size and skill level that will help foster DAILY ACHIEVEMENT!

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Days Until Camp

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About Us

Our staff members are the heart and soul of Kiwi Country Day Camp and they are 100% committed to helping our campers build skills, forge lasting friendships and provide the best summer camp experience. It is their dedication, energy and talent that inspire our campers to be all that they can be. If you are looking to spend your summer making a positive impact within a dynamic camp environment, KCDC may be right for you.

Our KCDC staff members are highly interactive team-players who take pride in all they do. They love kids and thrive in the camp setting. They are upbeat, enthusiastic role models willing to give their full effort to create an extraordinary camp experience. And, above all, they always put CHILDREN FIRST!

As a KCDC staff member you will enjoy the rewards of working with incredible children in the finest summer day camp setting available. You will become part of the close-knit KCDC team, and will build your own character and skills as you lead. Each day will bring new adventures and challenges as you learn and grow alongside your campers.

KCDC's Expectations for All Staff

As a member of the KCDC staff, you are expected to:

  • Ensure the safety and happiness of campers
  • Always put the needs, interests and well-being of the campers above your own – camp is for the campers
  • Be a positive role model, whose tone of voice and language reflect patience and care
  • Be open to feedback and use your resources appropriately
  • Perform duties with energy, enthusiasm and attention to detail
  • Be cooperative, resourceful, positive and willing to go that “extra mile”
  • Be flexible and help out if our needs change during the summer
  • Attend all relevant meetings and trainings and hand in all necessary paperwork on time


Available Positions

For a complete list of job descriptions, see the FAQs below.

Kiwi Country Day Camp day is now recruiting for the 2017 camp season.
Gain important resume and career building skills including: LEADERSHIP, TEAMWORK, MENTORING AND PROBLEM SOLVING.

We are looking for DYNAMIC individuals to lead campers throughout their day.

  • Group leaders (College Graduates)
  • Counselors (College students)
  • JV and Varsity Assistants (High school juniors or seniors)

Equal Employment Policy

Kiwi Country Day Camp is an equal opportunity employer. KCDC provides equal opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.

2017 Important Dates:

  • Opening Date: June 26
  • Closing Date: August 18
  • No Camp: July 4


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FAQs

  • "I would trade any day in the real world for a minute at camp."

  • "Camp is the first place people liked me for being me."

  • "Most days, I can't tell you the date but I can tell you how many days until camp."

  • "Every morning I wake up thinking 'I'm one day closer to camp.’”

  • “I didn’t know places like this still exist!”

  • “It is a happy talent to know how to play.”  

    - Ralph Waldo Emerson