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Five College Dance Department

Maine Arts Camp Dorm Counselor/Dance Assistant

Maine Arts Camp,, is an overnight camp for children ages 9-16.  They are located on the campus of Colby College in Waterville, Maine.

The camp season for staff runs from June 25 – July 29, 2018.  Maine Arts Camp is looking for a dance major who is interested in being part of a small, creative camp community. Dorm counselors live and care for the campers, while also leading/assisting in activities during the day.  The camp offers modern/contemporary, jazz, choreography, ballet, and hip hop. The dance counselor will assist in most dance classes and lead a hip hop class.

Maine Arts Camp offers about 55 activities, including a wide variety in the arts. Activities include extensive offerings in music, theater, dance, culinary arts, film making, film photography, individual sports and more.

Maine Arts Camp is a traditional camp with campfires and camp songs, creating a space for friendships and developing an inclusive, camp community. With a limited enrollment of 100 campers, they have a small and dedicated staff (many teachers/educators), interested in working with kids/teens and helping them gain skills and grow.

If you are looking to work with children/teens in a small community, geared for bright and creative kids, feel free to fill out a staff application at

Salary for the 5 weeks is competitive and includes room and board.  For further information, contact Rick Mades, camp director, at 561-865-4330 or