Campbassador Internship (Counselor in Training)

Counselor in Training

We are seeking energetic high school interns to serve as student leaders of The Northwest School Summer Camp. You’ll provide outreach to campers in fun and innovative ways—and gain valuable skills.  This is a great service-learning opportunity for high school-aged youth for the summer.

Who you are

  • A rising sophomore, junior, senior or 2023 high school graduate 
  • Comfortable with public speaking and leadership 
  • Able to work collaboratively in a team 
  • Interested in other cultures and languages (proficiency in a language besides English is a plus!) 
  • Excited by the opportunity to work with youth ages 10–16 
  • Available for training dates and at least one camp session (but you're welcome to stay for more!): 
    • Training: June 2730  
      • Session 1: July 514 
      • Session 2: July 1728 
      • Session 3: July 31August 11 

What you'll do

  • Serve as a student role model
  • Design and run activities during mid-day breaks
  • Provide teaching assistance in camp classes
  • Photograph the camp and provide social media content
  • Assist with camp administration, including organizing and running Showcase

Application Process

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Apply online today! Priority application deadline: April 15* 

The application includes contact information, a few questions about why you are a good fit for this opportunity, a parent permission form and two references We'll email forms directly to your parents and references for them to submit on your behalf.  

Top candidates will interview with the Summer Camp Director and undergo a Washington State background check. We’ll let you know about the status of your application by May 19.  

For more information, contact Leilani Nussman, Summer Camp Director at 206-816-6211 or 

*Applications received after this date will be reviewed on a rolling basis if space is available. 

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