Newman Summer Day Camp!

“This is hands down the most exciting and fun-filled way for a kid to play in New Orleans. The balance between physical engagement, intellectual and creative stimulation, and community building activities is absolutely perfect!”

+ Employment Opportunities

Newman Summer Day Camp is looking for excellent counselors. Please read the following information carefully before clicking through to our online application.


    Applicants must be:
  • • of college age or above.
  • • of good character and integrity.
    Applicants must possess the desire and ability to:
  • • work and play with children, both indoors and outdoors.
  • • relate to one’s peer group.
  • • take guidance and supervision.
  • • teach or assist in teaching an activity.

  • Applicants must display enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, self-control and adaptability.

Logistical Information

  • Staff orientation dates: June 1 & 2 (both days are mandatory)
  • Camp dates:
    Session 1, June 5 – 30
    Session 2, July 10 - 28
  • Counselor hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Additional hours for staff meetings (typically 30-40 minutes per week)

General Responsibilities

    As a counselor, you will be expected to:
  • • attend all days of camp for which you are hired (20 days in session 1 and / or 15 days in session 2), as well as both days of orientation and team building.
  • • participate in staff trainings and required meetings.
  • • adhere to the rules of Newman School at all times.
  • • help campers stay safe, engaged and active, both physically and mentally.
  • • be a positive role model by setting a good example for campers and other staff members.
  • • help maintain a safe and healthy environment.
  • • have fun!


2017 Dates:
Session 1: June 5 - 30
Session 2: July 10 - 28
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Rising Pre-K - 6th
Before & After Care:
Earliest drop off: 7:30 a.m.
Latest pick up: 5:30 p.m.


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