Counselor – Summer Seasonal

About The Phoenix Theatre Company Summer Camp

We are excited about another fun-filled summer, and we are currently seeking enthusiastic and energetic individuals for Camp Counselor positions.  We have limited space for counselors and these positions are very popular, so we encourage you to apply early!

All applications are due April 1 by 5:00pm.

The Phoenix Theatre Summer Camp is a fully vaccinated staff environment as a part of our protocols to keep our teams and camp members as safe and healthy as possible.

Some of the activities of a Camp Counselor include:

  • Assisting the Lead Teaching Artist with games and activities for youth in different age groups including ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-12 and 13-17
  • Assisting campers and participating in group exercises
  • Taking the lead on camp warm-up activities
  • Assisting the Camp Director and Teachers with arts and crafts and other activities
  • Assisting with the Showcase each Friday of camp where campers perform for family and friends virtually
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements of a Camp Counselor:

  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Reliable, on-time, willingness to commit to a full week-long camp minimum
    • (We prefer counselors that are available to work 4 weeks or more of the 8 weeks that camp is offered.) 
    • The daily time requirement is Mon-Fri 8:30am – 4:00pm
  • Previous experience working with children and in a team environment
  • Previous theatre, music, or dance experience a plus
  • Great attitude and willingness to work in a team environment a must!

To apply please complete the following:

  • The attached, Counselor Questionnaire

  • One recommendation from someone outside your family (use attached form) and have the reference email Michelle Chin (see below)

  • Turn in your completed application to Michelle Chin via email at m.chin@phoenixtheatre.com. If you have any questions you may also call her directly at 602-889-7608.

We strongly encourage candidates with disabilities to apply.