These positions require living at the camp during respite sessions, around 130 days of scheduled respite days out of approximately 250 days from September through June.
In addition, we are always in need of weekend and holiday per diem respite counselors, and occasional other shifts available for emergency respite counselors. Not only do respite counselors live with our clients, they are responsible for their care, safety, and welfare, and assist them with daily living skills and activity participation. We are seeking caring individuals with a desire to work with special populations. Candidates must have a high energy level and good interpersonal skills.
To apply for a respite counselor position for the 2017-2018 respite season or as a per diem weekend/emergency respite counselor, click here. Please email, fax or mail an application to the attention of the Camp Director, 111 Monmouth Road, Oakhurst, NJ 07755. Call 732-531-0215 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
We began hiring staff for the 2018 summer camp season starting in January 2018. For our summer hirings in general, staff are hired for 9-10 weeks of work starting mid-June and ending the last week of August. There is a one week training/orientation program for staff in June before campers arrive.
Responsibilities: Live-in cabins with our campers and be responsible for their care, safety, and welfare. Assist campers with daily living skills and activity participation. We are seeking caring individuals with a desire to work with special populations. Must have a high energy level and good interpersonal skills.
To apply for a summer 2018 Counselor position, click here.
RN’s, LPN’s and Nursing Students. Experience with special populations preferred.
To apply for a summer 2018 nursing position after January 1, 2018, click here.
Is Rising Treetops at Oakhurst right for you?
We are looking for creative staff members who are seeking challenging employment. If you are willing to share your ideas, and to invest time and energy in creating a memorable time for our clients at Rising Treetops at Oakhurst, first read our Services page for an overview of our programs. Then read above for information about employment opportunities.
Rising Treetops at Oakhurst offers competitive salaries, great working conditions, and valuable practical experience. Staff are hired from a wide geographic area of the United States and from many other countries as well. This international mix allows staff the unique opportunity to work, socialize, and share lifestyles with persons from all over the world.
We look forward to hearing from you soon!