Check back soon for updates regarding Summer 2021. We hope to see you for a summer of singing, dancing, science and the arts!

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Staff Positions

Camp Kaleidoscope, JCC Greater Boston’s premier arts and science day camp in Newton, MA, is looking for wonderful staff who know how to make a camper’s day extraordinary. Parents who work at camp send their children for free! All full-time staff receive complimentary JCC summer membership.

Staff must be available for the full season, June 28-August 20, unless otherwise arranged. (Four-week minimum.) Camp day is 8:40am-4:10pm, Monday through Friday, with orientation the week of June 21 and staff meetings on Monday afternoons. 

Counselors are mature, reliable, patient people who understand what it takes to make a camper's day a wonderful experience. Counselors must be at least 16 years old, with demonstrated leadership skills and experience working with children. 

Lower and Middle Camp Counselors work in pairs or groups of three and are responsible for a group of 10-15 campers entering grades K-3. They support and nurture campers throughout the day as campers experience activities in the arts, science, sports, and swimming.  

Upper Camp Counselors work with campers entering grades 4-8. They teach or assist in classes, activities and productions. Open positions may include teaching guitar or ukulele, theater, dance, magic, video production, canoeing, knitting, sports and games, acrobatics, and technical theater (lights, sound, sets, etc.). 

To apply, send cover letter, application, and letters of reference to: 

Camp Kaleidoscope 

333 Nahanton St., Newton, MA 02459

617.558.6523

kaleidoscope@jccgb.org