Greatest Summer Ever.
Looking for a job? Looking to make an impact?
You've found much more. If you want to have your greatest summer ever serving with great people and serving an even greater God, join us at Forest Glen. We exist to provide an environment where people can encounter Him. Join our team and see how God will use YOU to change lives.
What is Senior Staff?
an opportunity to change lives at camp for students who have completed 12th grade-college by summer.
Our Senior Staff help set the tone for all that we do at camp. Graduated high school seniors and current college students from all over the state make up the majority of our summer staff team. From helping lead and facilitate our super-fun camp activities to being a good role model for our campers, Senior Staff are involved in every aspect of what makes camp… CAMP!
If you want to grow in your walk with Christ this summer, make lasting friendships and lifelong memories, Senior Staff is where it’s at!
Why work at camp?
Camp is where memories are made. Every summer, high school graduates and college students from all of the state find themselves having the time of their lives at camp. A job at camp gives students a fund place to work, but more importantly, gives the opportunity to make an impact. You’ll have unforgettable experiences and make lifelong friendships at camp.
• SALARY: STARTING AT $275 PER WEEK
• HALF OR FULL SUMMER TERMS
• DELICIOUS MEALS & HOUSING PROVIDED
• 24 HOURS OFF EVERY WEEK
• SIBLINGS GET TO COME TO CAMP FOR HALF OFF!
• GET CERTIFIED IN SKILLS LIKE CPR/FIRST AID/LIFEGUARDING/ROPES COURSES
+ MUCH, MUCH MORE!
What will I do at camp?
Be a Mentor
Our Senior Staff set a Godly example for our team and show our campers how to grow in their walk with Christ as well as learn the ropes (literally!) of all our fun camp activities.
Super-fun Camp Activities
Senior Staff lead and facilitate tons of super-fun activities such as:
- Canoes / Paddleboards
- Archery / BB Guns / Tomahawks
- Gaga Ball / 9-Square In The Air
- Archery Tag / Nerf War
- + Much more!
Day Camp in Huntsville is for kids from the greater Houston area. They get picked up on our buses and spend the day at camp!
Wilderness Ridge in Waco is for boys who come from all over Texas. Their parents drop them off to spend the week at camp!
As counselors, Senior Staff get to have a blast by leading songs and skits, playing group games and camp activities, and pouring into kids lives by being great role models!
Lifeguarding & Ropes Courses
Qualified Senior Staff will be certified in CPR/First Aid, Lifeguarding and advanced Ropes Course skills. Once certified, you will manage and lead these areas for our campers. You can use these skills for future years at camp or wherever else you may work in the future!
Senior Staff also pitch in and help in Guest Services, where they help keep camp clean and campers happy! From housekeeping to kitchen cleaning to activity setup, Senior Staff serve our guests alongside the rest of our staff team in order to provide an amazing environment for our campers.
And Much More!
Camp locations & Dates
WEEK 1: May 31 – June 5
WEEK 2: June 7 – 12
WEEK 3: June 14 – 19
WEEK 4: June 21 – 26
WEEK 5: July 28 – July 3
WEEK 6: July 5 – 10
WEEK 7: July 12 – 17
WEEK 8: July 19 – 24
WEEK 9: July 26 – 31
WEEK 10: August 2 – 7
Week 1: June 6 – 20
Week 2: June 21 – 27
Week 3: June 28 – July 4
Week 4: July 5 – July 11
ready to serve at camp?
You’ve made the right choice. Next step… apply!
How much will I get paid?
What do Summer Senior Staff do?
Can I use my cell phone?
What if somebody needs to get a hold of me while I’m at camp?
What is the dress code?
Where will I live?
What is the application process like?
Once a job is offered, applications will fill out further paperwork that includes a background check, employee verify, tax information, health history, and summer contract.