Mad Hatter Arts Camp Counselors

Please read this important information prior to applying as a COUNSELOR for our camp

  1. Applications for our 2022 summer camp sessions will be available here on February 14.

  2. Counselors must be age 13 PRIOR to June 1 and have completed 7th grade.  We accept applications for teens up through the summer after completing 12th grade.

  3. Mad Hatter campers must wait a year before applying to be a counselor.

  4. Be sure to check your family and school calendars PRIOR to submitting your application.

  5. First year counselors may work one summer camp session.

  6. Counselors who have worked with us previously may apply for 2 camp sessions.

  7. Application is available to download/print only; no online application available.

  8. NOT ALL applicants will be hired. We have many more applications than we do positions available. If you are flexible with your schedule, you are more likely to have an opportunity. Indicate your preference (1st choice, 2nd choice) on your application.

  9. Counselors must be willing to work in ANY position that we need filled, from kitchen/administrative duty, to working with a group of children or working in a classroom as a teacher's assistant. This assignment could change daily, depending on our needs. Counselors must be willing to work in a variety of settings.

  10. Counselors are expected to arrive each day by 8:30 am and stay until 2:15 pm

  11. Counselors will have at least two after-camp meetings, which will be announced in advance. Expect to stay an additional 45 minutes on those two days.

  12. Please make appontments (dental, medical, educational, etc.) outside the times you are expected at camp.

  13. If chosen, applicants will be required to take a special on-line training course and present a certificate of completion at a mandatory counselor meeting in early May (date TBD). This training must be completed prior to the beginning of camp or applicant may not work.

  14. Applications will be accepted beginning Feb. 14- Mar. 14. You will receive a confirmation email by March 20, 2022. If we still have positions open, we may accept applications after March.

  15. For any questions, call 713-927-1081 or 713-863-8988