(If you are age 18 +, please complete the other Staff Application.)
Applicants under 18 YEARS OLD: you will need your parent/guardian to complete this form, and their signature.
Please allow 30 minutes to complete this form.
Camp Shalom has 2 one-week sessions: June 13-17 and June 20-24.
Staff hours are Mon-Thurs 8:30-12:45, and Fridays 8:30-1:30.
Camp Shalom will be located at the WJCC.
Cantor Paula Pepperstone is the Camp Director, and Samantha Taylor is the Assistant Director.
A pre-camp meeting and working session will be scheduled the week before the start of camp. At that time, please bring a photocopy of your driver's license and auto insurance to the meeting, if applicable, or bring the originals and we will photocopy them. Staff will be paid $25 for this session, which is mandatory.
Positions are paid as following, or can count toward volunteer hours:
Senior Counselors: $400-$500/week
Junior Counselors, generally 16+ or at least a Junior in HS: $200-$300 per week
Counselors-in-Training (CIT), generally entering 7th grade and up: $50-$100 per week
Whether a staff member is hired as a CIT, junior counselor or senior counselor will be determined according to camp staffing needs and will be solely at the discretion of the Camp Program Director.
We thank you for your interest in Camp Shalom. You will be contacted by Cantor Pepperstone, for an interview and regarding whether or not you are hired by Camp Shalom for the upcoming season. Please understand that we cannot hire more counselors than we need. If you have any questions, please contact Cantor Pepperstone at 315-427-4737 or CantorPepperstone@gmail.com