Summer Employment at Summer Playground

Summer Employment
Playground 2023

Click here to apply for a Summer Counselor Position


Are you interested in being a summer counselor for playgrounds? We are always looking for great counselors! If you like to spend your summer outside playing with children, this is the job for you

 A counselor must be 16 years old by the first day of camp.
Counselors will be in charge of children in groups of various ages ranging from 3 years old to 8th grade. 
 A counselor must by 16 years old by the first day of camp.
Counselors In Training (CIT) 

You must be 15 by the start of camp. CIT is a volunteer position that allows participants to learn skills such as responsibility, leadership, and confidence. 
CITs do not need to commit to the full six weeks.
Please fill out online application below to select the weeks you are available to work as a CIT.

We require a background check and a six week commitment 
Wednesday, July 5th - Friday August 11th

Mandatory training on Friday, June 23rd from 9 am - 12 pm

The Village of Manlius Summer Playground Program Schedule

Morning Program:
Monday through Friday from 8:30 am - 12 noon

Afternoon Program:
Monday through Thursday from 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

*You must be hired to work morning program to work afternoon program. The afternoon program is a privilege to our returning counselors

*Must be at least 16 years old, by the start of camp, to be a counselor.

Online CIT (Counselor In Training) Application

*Must be 15 years old by the start of camp.

Applications received by March 31st will be given priority.