Current Job Openings
Seasonal Respite Counselors (hiring in summer 2015 for our respite season that runs from September 2015 – June 2016)
We hire over the summer each year for our seasonal respite counselor positions, both male and female, for the September to June respite season. These positions require living at the camp during respite sessions, around 150 days of scheduled respite days out of approximately 250 days through June.
In addition, we are always in need of weekend and holiday per diem respite counselors, and occasional other shifts available for emergency respite counselors. Not only do respite counselors live with our campers, they are responsible for their care, safety, and welfare, and assist campers with daily living skills and activity participation. We are seeking caring individuals with a desire to work with special populations. Must have a high energy level and good interpersonal skills.
To apply for a Respite Counselor position for the 2015-2016 respite season or as a per diem weekend/emergency respite counselor, click here. Please email, fax or mail an application to the attention of the Camp Director, 111 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst, NJ 07755. Call 732-531-0215 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Summer Camp Cabin Counselors (hiring from January-June 2016)
We are fully staffed for summer 2015. We will begin hiring staff for the 2016 summer camp season starting in February 2016. For our summer hirings in general, staff are hired for 9-10 weeks of work starting mid-June and ending the last week of August. There is a one week training/orientation program for staff in June before campers arrive.
Live-in cabins with our campers and be responsible for their care, safety, and welfare. Assist campers with daily living skills and activity participation. We are seeking caring individuals with a desire to work with special populations. Must have a high energy level and good interpersonal skills.
To Apply for a summer 2016 Counselor position after January 1, 2016, click here.
Summer Camp Nurses and Nursing Assistants (hiring January to June 2016)
RN’s and LPN’s and Nursing Students. Experience with special populations preferred.
To Apply for a summer 2016 Nursing position after January 1, 2016, click here.
We are looking for creative staff members who are seeking challenging employment. If you are willing to share your ideas, and to invest time and energy in creating a memorable time for our campers at Camp Oakhurst, first read our Services page for an overview of our programs. Then read below for information about employment opportunities.
Camp Oakhurst offers competitive salaries, great working conditions, and valuable practical experience. Staff are hired from a wide geographic area of the United States and from many other countries as well. This international mix allows staff the unique opportunity to work, socialize, and share lifestyles with persons from all over the world.
If you are interested in joining our team and want information on future openings, please fill out the Job Inquiry Form and fax, email or mail it to our NJ office. You can also contact the NJ office for more information on camp employment.
We look forward to hearing from you soon!