Employment Opportunities

Recruiting Talented Candidates for Summer 2018!

Join Camp Pegasus and become part of a dynamic team working with children struggling with social cognitive deficits. This is an incredible opportunity to gain valuable experience as well as a chance to enhance your resume. We are a trusted leader in the field of child therapy and social skills training in the Philadelphia area!

 
 

Becoming a Camp Pegasus team member, both paid and volunteer, requires a full commitment from orientation to the last day of camp. You must be available to work all the mandatory dates listed below:

Attendance is required every day of camp at Rosemont College:

June 25-August 17, 2018: 8:15am-3:45pm

Pre-Camp Training at Rosemont College: 

Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, June 20, 21 & 22: 9:00am-5:00pm

Camper Orientation at Rosemont College: 

Sunday, June 24: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Last Day Cleanup & Celebration:

Friday, August 17: 3:00pm-5:30pm

Use the access code PEGASUS to complete your application.

If you have any questions please email Aviva Moore, our Camp Administrative Director.


Available Positions

 

Head Bunk Counselor (16 positions)

  • Completed at least one year of graduate school with a major in mental health, occupational therapy, speech therapy, or similar field
  •  Experience in a mental health, social skills or special education setting
  • Experience in childcare, teaching, camp counseling or leadership of children a plus

Assistant Bunk Counselor (8 positions)

  • Completed at least one year of undergraduate schooling with a planned major in mental health, occupational therapy, speech therapy, education or similar field
  • Experience in childcare, teaching, camp counseling or leadership of children a plus

Art Therapist (1 position) 

  • Graduated master's program in art therapy
  • Possess ATR-BC credentials
  • Clinical experience treating children with neurodevelopmental differences
  • Experience in group art therapy

Music Therapist (1 position) 

  • Graduated master's program in music therapy
  • Possess MT-BC credentials
  • Clinical experience treating children with neurodevelopmental differences
  • Experience in group music therapy

GAGA activity Specialist (Filled)

  • Completed at least two years of undergraduate education with a major in mental health, occupational therapy, speech, special education or similar field
  • Experience in specific activity a plus
  • Experience in childcare, teaching, camp counseling or leadership of children a plus
  • Familiar with rules of the game a plus

Nurse (Filled)

  • RN or LPN degree
  • Experience in school or camp setting
  • Strong assessment abilities
  • Able to work with children with special needs
  • Can work independently

Sports Activity Specialist (Filled)

  • Completed at least two years of undergraduate education with a major in mental health, occupational therapy, speech, special education, adaptive P.E or similar field
  • Experience in adaptive sports
  • Experience in childcare, teaching, camp counseling or leadership of children a plus
  • Familiar children with social-cognitive challenges (HFA, ADHD, etc)
  • Responsible for leading adaptive sports activities, must LOVE being outdoors!

All staff are required to obtain all federal and state clearances.

Camp Pegasus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All policies and practices will be administered without regard to race, color, creed, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.