Summer Posted February 16, 2024

Mental Health Intern

Camp Zeke


Camp Zeke, a sleepaway camp in PA, is seeking an enthusiastic and mission-aligned mental health intern to work from June 17, 2024 to August 11, 2024. We are looking for a post-grad, currently enrolled in either a masters of social work program (MSW), psychology or mental health graduate program.

Job Description:

Our mental health intern will help guide and assist our camper care team in any problematic (potentially) mental health challenges or behaviors exhibited by our campers and staff. Our intern will also be available to help the health center with campers in need of intervention. You will work closely with the assistant and director of camper and staff care team and take detailed notes of each situation. You will work with campers on strategies to stay in control of their emotions and enjoy their time as campers in a safe and fun environment.

You will actively participate and assist throughout the day in the camp’s programs, helping to inspire counselors and campers to live the mission of camp – active healthy living!

Perks and Benefits:

Accommodation includes air-conditioned cabins
Cabins are located on a 560-acre site on private Hickory Lake
Room, board, and a salary are provided.
Network and make friends with a diverse group of co-ed staff members from around the world.
Take part in an exciting array of staff activities and social events. You will also be able to enjoy our lake, pool, hot tub, gym, sports fields, and more during your time off




Our mental health intern should currently be enrolled in a either a masters of social work program (MSW), psychology or mental health graduate program. If you are still an undergraduate student, we still encourage you to apply to camp, but in a different position. An ideal candidate would have camp experience, along with experience working with kids. Qualified candidates must be available for the full season and be willing to live on camp for that time period. They should have prior leadership and management experience with good problem-solving skills. They should be creative, patient, organized and caring.

How to Apply

To apply, please complete our online application: https://zeke.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App or email your resume to: staff@campzeke.org

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