Summer Camp Drama Specialist & Dance Specialist

Elmwood Day Camp
White Plains, NY 10607


Lindsay Goldberg

Job Details


Elmwood Day Camp is seeking a Drama Specialist as well as a Dance Specialist for the summer of 2019 to join our camp family. The specialists at Elmwood are a part of an elite team of trained specialists who are each dedicated to the development of each camper’s skills in their specialized activity.


Responsibilities with campers include but are not limited to:

–       Developing an age appropriate curriculum

–       Teaching the fundamentals of drama, music, dance, etc. to small groups of campers

–       Promoting creativity and self-expression for campers

–       Organizing supplies

–       Giving direction to counselors to utilize them within activity

–       Ensuring campers safety and well-being

–       Communicating with Performing Arts Director

–       Being part of the camp community



The Drama Specialist and the Dance Specialist positions are a full-time commitment of 8 weeks – Monday through Friday from 8:20 – 4:10, plus 2-3 days of mandatory staff orientation.


The right candidate:
      –       Is a college Student or College Grad

–       Has previous experience working with children


Elmwood is a children’s day camp located in Westchester, NY, in a beautiful wooded residential section of White Plains. As a part of the Elmwood team, staff members are sure to enjoy the challenges, triumphs, responsibilities, rewards and fun that make up each day. We believe that in the process of making Elmwood “a great place to be me” for each camper, our staff members find that they too are in “a great place to be me”. We have a high energy and friendly staff. We offer optional staff rec events post camp to allow staff to get to know each other after the camp day.


Camp Dates: June 27 – August 22 (closed Thursday July 4 and Friday July 5)

Transportation is available from NYC.


For more information and to apply, please visit our website at


$2,600-$3,200 (depending on age/experience). Travel reimbursement may be an option



Send e-mail to Lindsay…

*NOTE: Do not copy/paste the above email address as it is encoded with SPAM protection. Just click it to initiate an email from your preferred email client.