Share Email Opening

Summer Camp Operations Internship 

Position Requirements


  • Completed 2 years of college education preferably in the area of management, business, entrepreneurship, recreation management, arts management or equivalent experience and interest.

  • Must be in the Washington D.C., New York/New Jersey or Philadelphia region

  • Previous leadership experience

  • Experience working with children

  • Must be receiving educational credit for the internship

  • Can successfully be cleared of state required background checks

  • Ability to travel between locations in your specific region.

  • Exceptional planning, prioritization and execution skills

  • Strong written and verbal skills

  • Highly organized

  • Calm under pressure and ability to manage stress for oneself and others

  • Energetic and possessed of stamina and endurance

  • Professional demeanor and strong work ethic

  • Available to work between 8:00am and 4pm, Monday through Friday, June-August. Number of hours and

  • Available to participate in our online training (May 28th & June 5th) and orientation (June 8th) in either Rosemont, PA or Bethesda, MD


  • Support all aspects of camp, especially behind-the-scenes operations and programming.

  • Work closely with Regional Manager in your respective region.

  • Provide leadership, energy and camp spirit and culture for campers and HWS team members

  • Constantly assessing group dynamics and the needs of individuals

  • Support classroom activity as needed

  • Set, work toward, and achieve measurable professional development goals

  • Provide excellent customer service to families by communicating with a positive, professional, and fun attitude


Unpaid, for college credit.


General supervision, ongoing observation, and evaluation is provided by your Regional Camp Manager and Executive Director.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Some lifting and carrying up to 40 lbs.

  • Typing, writing, reading

  • Seeing, hearing and speaking, both nearby and at a distance

  • Use hand and fingers to help with classroom supplies and operate equipment

  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, kneeling

Location Southern New Jersey  
About the Organization The Handwork Studio is where kids learn by making. Children explore and acquire a variety of skills from woodworking to cooking, designing, building and learning to sew. The Handwork Studio Camps are where imagination comes to life.

We partner with some of the country's premiere independent private schools and universities. Our staff of professional artists, instructors, and skilled teachers love passing down the tradition of all different types of handwork skills.

The Handwork Studio is designed to...

Nurture its students

Provide a positive social environment

Encourage a "Can Do" attitude

Foster creativity

Instill learning lifetime skills

The Result: Making amazing projects, gaining new friends, and deep sense of accomplishment, all while having fun!  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to


Other Jobs Within Same Category
2020 Virtual Lead Arts Instructor in Buffalo, NY
Posted on: 5/14/2020
[Apply Now]

2020 Virtual Lead Arts Instructor in Annapolis, PA
Posted on: 5/13/2020
[Apply Now]

2020 Virtual Lead Arts Instructor in Basking Ridge, PA
Posted on: 5/13/2020
[Apply Now]

2020 Virtual Lead Arts Instructor in Gladstone, NJ
Posted on: 5/13/2020
[Apply Now]

2020 Virtual Lead Arts Instructor in Potomac, MD
Posted on: 5/13/2020
[Apply Now]

Other Jobs Within 60 Miles
-- None found --

Follow us

Click here for technical assistance.