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**** We are now hiring for the 2015 season. *****



Join the Camp Yavneh team by becoming a staff member. Working at camp with staff from many countries around the world is an enriching and rewarding experience. You will have a chance to live and work in an environment where people are strengthening their connection and commitment to the Jewish people and ways of life. Shabbat is a special time at camp and the staff enjoy it with the same intensity as the campers. Yavneh staff members have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of over 325 children each session. Won't you consider being part of the Camp Yavneh family?

The following are staff positions at Camp Yavneh:

  • Counselor/Rosh Ayda, Babysitters
  • Support Staff: Kitchen, Maintenance, Office




**** We are now hiring for the 2015 season. *****



Counselor/Rosh Ayda


Thank you for your interest in applying to work at Camp Yavneh for the upcoming season. The 2015 dates for summer employment including staff week are: Wed., June 17, 2015 to Thursday, August 13, 2015.

Please fill out the online forms as soon as possible. Every applicant must have an interview before they will be considered to be on staff at Yavneh. As important role models for our campers, employment always has an educational component. During camp, all counselors and Roshes will be required to attend a number of Jewish educational sessions, as well as attendance at 3 Shabbat sessions led by a guest lecturer.

The following will be completed as part of the application process:

  1. Online staff application, which includes a staff questionnaire, qualifications and two recommendation requests.
  2. W4 and health forms must be submitted before camp begins.
  3. All new staff must complete an I9 Form in person, which requires physical documentation (i.e. passport, Social Security Card, birth certificate, etc) to establish employment eligibility and identity.

Please note: As long as you provide us with an email address for your references, we will contact them automatically. I will get back to you concerning an interview either by phone or preferably in person. If you would like to learn more about our camp please click here.

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to either call or email me directly at . I look forward to receiving your application and speaking with you!

Support Staff


Thank you for your interest in applying to work at Camp Yavneh for the upcoming season. The dates for summer employment in these fields vary according to your job description. The actual 2015 camp season for campers is Wed., June 24, 2015- Thurs., August 13, 2015.

Please print out the forms and return them to the Camp Yavneh office as soon as possible. The following papers need to be completed as part of the application process:

  1. A staff application, which includes a skills form and staff questionnaire.
  2. Two recommendation sheets, to be given out to the people of your choice. One reference should include any experience you have had working with children.

Please note: You need not wait for the references to be returned for you to fill out the rest of the paperwork and get it back to the office. I will get back to you concerning an interview either by phone or preferably in person. If you would like to learn more about our camp please click here.

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to either call or email me directly at . I look forward to receiving your application and speaking with you!