Staff Application 

Our Staff

Camp Gan Israel hires a large staff of responsible, dedicated and caring people.

Our staff members are high school seniors, college students, teachers, coaches, school psychologists and social workers.

Our Campers

Campers range in age from 2 – 13 years old and come from the Greater Boston Area

Dates of Employment

Camp begins on Monday, June 27th and ends on Friday, August 5th. We are closed on Monday, July 4th. Each staff member attends a staff orientation prior to camp

Our Location

Camp Gan Israel is located on the grounds of the Solomon Schechter Lower School

Your Hours

Staff arrive at 8:00AM and leave 15 minutes after their last camper is dismissed. Additional time is required for staff meetings. Each counselor is required to stay in camp for up to four camper late nights and community events during the summer..


Salaries are competitive & comparative to other camps in the area and it ranges depend on position and experience.


You are required to provide three references when you submit your application. These references must be professional associations such as teachers, professors, employers, etc., who know you and have had interactions with you. Please be prepared to provide the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of your references before you start your application (email addresses required).

Employment Process

You will be contacted for an interview if your qualifications match the opportunities we have available. We cannot extend an offer of employment without complete references.

If you verbally accept an offer to work with Camp Gan Israel, a background check will be conducted. Since every Camp Gan staff member has direct contact with children on a daily basis, we require an impeccable record; we only hire the best of the best.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected] or 617.738.9770 x2.