Summer Camp Staff

Being on staff offers a different experience as you help to "Deliver the Outdoor Promise" of Scouting working as a member of our team. No matter what your interest (program or support staff) we probably have a position for you. College students, teachers, school cafeteria workers, retired or semi-retired persons and youth age 14+ are all welcome. Prior experience with Scouting is not required. Must submit to a background check.

Interviews for the 2024 Summer camp season have begun.

Complete the application by clicking here to schedule an interview date.  Interviews will be held on the dates listed below.  

Interview Dates: 

  • November 18, 2023
  • December 16, 2023
  • January 13, 2024
  • February 10, 2024
  • March 2, 2024

Anyone interested in applying for an Area Director or Management Staff position should schedule an interview for the November 18th date. 

We  are hiring  staff for the following positions: 

Management Staff: 

  • Camp Director
  • Program Director
  • Assistant Program Director 
  • Commissioner(s)
  • Trading Post Manager 
  • Food Services Manager
  • Health Officer 

Area Director Staff:

  • Aquatics 
  • Climbing 
  • Handicraft
  • STEAM / Technology
  • Outdoor Skills
  • First Year Camper 
  • Nature 
  • Shooting Range Directors (archery, rifle, shotgun) 

General Staff:

  • Lifeguard / Aquatics Instructors 
  • Climbing & Rappelling Instructors
  • Mountain Man Instructors
  • Activities & Merit Badge Instructors
  • Trading Post Clerks
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Counselors In Training (CIT) Staff 

  • A non-paid training program for the 14 year old Scout that is interested in experiencing the other side of Summer Camp. 

Other important Dates:

Area Director Meetings

  • TBD
  • TBD

Staff EDGE Training at Camp Rock Enon 9am to 4pm

  • TBD
  • TBD

Summer Camp Schedules

Camp Sinoquipe - subject to change


  • May 27 - Program & Camp Director report to SSR
  • June 3 - Area Directors and Management Staff report to SSR
  • June 7 - General staff report to SSR for training
  • June 16-22 Scouts BSA Week #1
  • June 23-29 Scouts BSA Week #2
  • June 30-July Scouts BSA Week #3
  • July 7-13 Scouts BSA Week #4
  • July 14-20 Scouts BSA Week #5
  • July 21-27 Scouts BSA Week #6
  • July 28-29 Summer Camp Close Down 

File Name Description
Staff Forms - Online Training Instructions Instructions on how to access and complete the required online training for ALL staff members including: - Youth Protection Training - Unlawful Harrassment Prevention - Hazardous Weather Download
Staff Forms Packet #1 BSA Applications & Medical Forms Summer camp staff forms: - BSA Application (youth or adult) - BSA Medical Form Download
Staff Forms Packet #2 Signature Required Forms ALL Staff must print out and sign these forms: - Staff Code of Conduct - Summer Camp Staff Guide Download
Staff Forms Packet #3 - Payroll Forms & Work Permits ALL PAID STAFF must complete payroll a direct deposit form and federal & state tax forms. Any 15 year old paid staff must apply for a Virginia Work Permit, regardless of which state they live in. Download