About Us - Kippewa is an overnight camp for girls ages 7-15 located on Lake Cobbosseecontee, Maine. Staff join us for 10 weeks with campers attending one of two 3.5 week sessions. Instructors are hired in a combination role as specialists and as bunk counselors. Our programming is personalized to each camper with high-level instruction. We are known for our strong and supportive community-driven environment!
Dates - Staff must be available June 8th - August 15th
Requirements - Staff should have a minimum of one year of college experience. Staff should have experience and passion for their sport and the enthusiasm to share this with kids!
Internships - We work closely with students and their schools to provide internships for a variety of courses. Please mention this in your application.
COVID-19 - We ran small programs safely in 2020 and look forward to welcoming our community to Maine in 2021. Visit our COVID-19 information page to learn more.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Room and board included.
About Camp Kippewa
Experience the finest in overnight summer camps for girls in Maine. Camp Kippewa! Based on the beautiful Cobbosseecontee Lake, Kippewa has been capturing the hearts of staff and campers since 1957.
We have two 3 1/2 week sessions each with around 200 campers aged 7-15. We pride ourselves in offering campers an exciting range of activities to participate in, taught by experienced instructors. Equestrian camp, art camp, drama camp, dance camp, sailing camp, tennis camp, waterski camp – all rolled into one! We strive to create a caring, nurturing ambiance for all in the Kippewa community. The worldwide friendships and memories made over the summer truly last a lifetime.
Everything we do is intentionally structured to make sure campers, and staff, get the most out of their time with us. The friendships, experiences, and growth opportunities are too numerous to count.