Song LeaderAt Camp Louise

Posted Jan 7, 2020 Job Length Summer


Camp Louise is a resident summer camp for girls, ages 7-17, located in Cascade, MD. For nearly 100 years, young women have been coming to Camp Louise to participate in fun and exciting activities, challenge themselves and grow as individuals, and connect with their Jewish heritage and community. Singing and dancing are two activities at Louise that are particularly loved by many of our campers. Each Friday evening, the entire camp community comes together to participate in a musical Shabbat service before dinner. After the meal, everyone once again gathers for a lively and inclusive song and dancing session. On Saturdays we begin the day with another musical service. For many of our campers, Shabbats at Louise are the most significant and meaningful Jewish experience they have all year. The song leader plays a critical role in creating this engaging Jewish environment.

The Camp Louise Song Leader would be responsible for:
• Coordinating and leading Friday night and Saturday morning Shabbat services, as well as Havdallah
• Coordinating and leading Friday night song session
• Teaching song session songs during activity periods
• Leading campfire circle singing


The Song Leader would ideally have the following qualifications: • Several years of experience playing guitar or piano • Experience leading groups of people in song • Knowledge and ability to lead Shabbat services • Strong desire to work with youth The Louise song leader lives onsite, at our beautiful camp, for the duration of the summer season (June 14-August 9). Room and board is provided, and weekly time off is given.

How to Apply

To learn more about our amazing camp, check out our website: If you have any questions, please email To apply, send a message to the same address, and we’ll get back to you shortly about arranging a time to speak. We hope you consider joining us this summer!

Contact Information

Camp Name

Camp Louise

Job Title

Song Leader

Camp Address

24959 Pen Mar Rd., Cascade, MD, 21719, United States