Adventures Counselor Positions

We have a variety of positions available. Apply or reach out to us so we can figure out the best opportunity for you!

At Running Brook, we believe that camp is special because of the people who are there. Camp is a place where youth come to play and grow in a group - as a member of our staff, you will play an integral role in this incredible experience. Along the way, we hope you will learn about yourself and gain valuable experience to use throughout your life.

What We Offer

  • An opportunity for you to positively impact youth by being a leader and role model
  • Flexible professional development opportunities to benefit you regardless of career path
  • A community of coworkers with the drive to create meaningful change while having fun
  • Competitive pay with increases based on level of experience

What You Will Do

  • Be available for the camp season - June 24 through August 16, plus pre-camp training
  • Co-lead a combination of day and overnight tent camping trips
  • Be an active participant and leader in all activities throughout the day, including: kayaking, canoeing, tent camping, rock climbing, hiking, biking, backpacking, etc.
  • Collaborate with the leadership team about group management
  • Maintain a positive attitude and an enthusiasm for your work with all campers

What You Need

  • 18 years of age or older
  • CPR/First Aid certification
  • Relevant education and experience
    • Examples: education, child development, clinical work, parks and recreation
  • Clean driving record
There is room for everyone at camp. You will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of ages, abilities, and backgrounds at camp. We encourage value, and honor diversity and support a culture of equity and inclusion. We are an equal-opportunity employer, committed to fostering equity at every level of the organization. We recognize that this is a long-term, ongoing commitment that requires active learning and change on the part of our organization.


785 Beaver St.
Waltham, MA 02452
Phone: 781-314-0994
Fax: 781-894-5706

Director: Kenna Weber, L.M.F.T.

Office Hours: We are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please give us a call with any questions that you have, or to schedule a personal tour.