Job Description

Camp Skylemar is in search of Trip Leaders for the upcoming summer. Trip Leaders are responsible for leading Skylemar campers on outings exploring Maine and New Hampshire. Our focus is for campers to experience the natural environment. Trips involve mountain day hikes and overnight camping, including Mt Washington & Canada.

Skylemar is looking for individuals who are:
- Fun, energetic & creative.
- Enthusiastic about working with boys ages 7-16.
- A positive role-model.
- Able to share our belief that nothing is more important than safety.
- Comfortable teaching all levels, from the nervous to experienced.
- Supportive & patient.

In addition to providing leadership throughout the day, staff members serve as “big brother/sister”, friend, role-model, adviser and “hero”. Applicants must have completed at least one year of college.

Compensation package includes:
- Salary starting at $2,500
- Travel expenses
- Housing
- Meals
- Staff clothing
- Internet Access
- Internship credit is available

Camp season runs from June 9 to August 10. Camp Skylemar provides and covers the cost for all necessary certifications and training. Including, lifeguard, cpr, first aid, ropes course, archery, wilderness first aid and Maine trip leader certification.

Camp Skylemar is a well-established (since 1948) recreational summer camp, located in the Lakes Region of southern Maine. Enrollment is limited to 200 boys from across the country as well as abroad, who attend for 7 weeks. Camp Skylemar has provided outstanding instruction, within a warm, nurturing, friendly and family atmosphere, for 69 years. If kids are fun to you, you will find that being a staff member at Skylemar is not only a great way to spend the summer, but perhaps the best job you’ll ever have.

Apply by: April 27 2018


Camp/Organization: Skylemar (ACA Accredited)

Location: Naples, ME

Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader

Time Frame: Seasonal

Additional Information

Additional information and online application located on our website Email questions to


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George Simeon

457 Sebago Rd
Naples, Maine 04055