URJ Camps and Israel programs offer a wide range of staffing opportunities in North America and Israel. As a staff member in one of these programs, you will have the opportunity to try new things, develop important lifelong skills, make a lasting impact on the lives of Jewish youth, and have fun throughout the summer! We are looking for competent, energetic applicants who demonstrate a love of working with young people; a desire to help build a community; an ability to work independently as well as part of a team; and a connection or desire to learn about Judaism.
This year, the URJ is excited to offer 50 counselors, from multiple participating camps, the opportunity to to earn three college credits while working at camp. Learn more about this opportunity.
Select a program below for more information and to see a listing of available summer/seasonal positions available on their website:
- URJ 6 Points Creative Arts Academy (PA)
- URJ 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy East (MA)
- URJ 6 Points Specialty Camps West (CA)
- URJ 6 Points Sports Academy (NC)
- URJ Camp Coleman (GA)
- URJ Crane Lake Camp (MA)
- URJ Eisner Camp (MA)
- URJ Camp George (Ontario, Canada)
- URJ Goldman Union Camp Institute (GUCI) (IN)
- URJ Greene Family Camp (TX)
- URJ Camp Harlam (PA)
- URJ Henry S. Jacobs Camp (MS)
- URJ Camp Kalsman (WA)
- URJ Camp Newman (CA)
- URJ Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute (OSRUI) (WI)
Year-round Headquarters & Field Staff Positions
Teen Mentorship Opportunities
Are you interested in mentoring teens over the course of the year? NFTYx is an open space for Jewish engagement, creativity, innovation, and community. Adults over 21 are invited to serve as NFTYx mentors and support teens to create NFTYx experiences. Learn more.