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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with Austin Sunshine Camps. We are no longer hiring for the 2022 season. Look for our 2023 application in early fall!

Seasonal Employment Opportunities

At Austin Sunshine Camps, we look for innovative, hard-working, radical change-makers who believe in the power of summer camp and believe that all kids deserve a place to grow, connect and explore.

At ASC, you will probably work the hardest you’ve worked in your life and make better friends and memories than you can imagine.

We are firmly committed to personal and professional growth for each member of our team. That relationship begins next summer and continues for a lifetime.

We are NOW hiring for the 2023 season!

Austin Summer Camp staff members talking to a group of campers
Austin sunshine camps counselor talking with a camper near the zip line
Group of Austin Sunshine Camp Counselors and Volunteers Posing for a Group Photo

Summer 2022 Schedule


Camp Director

The most critical role of the Camp Director is to effectively manage and instill a sense of belonging among camp staff, including empowering the staff and campers to be the best version of themselves, every single day. The Camp Director drives camp culture, ensuring we are building an intentional community for campers that allows for connection, and builds a space with unbridled creativity and growth that is filled with exploration and fun! Camp Directors oversee all camp activities, and are crucial to our success at ASC!

Two female campers laughing at Austin Sunshine Camps Lake Travis Summer Camp

Assistant Camp Director

The Assistant Camp Director supports the Camp Directors in the important work of driving camp culture, ensuring we are building an intentional community for campers that allows for authentic connection, and builds a space for growth and exploration. This includes support in instilling a sense of belonging among staff and campers Assistant Camp Directors are in training to be Camp Directors, and we are committed to helping you attain the skills necessary for that role!

Austin Sunshine Camps camper about to ride the zip line at Lake Travis Summer Camp

Family Communications Director

The Family Communication Director will be one of the vital members of a rockstar leadership team! This role was designed to oversee communications between families, campers and camp staff- during, before and after each camp session. The Family Communication director will work alongside the Camp Director, Assistant Director and the CIT & Collegiate Volunteer Coordinator to ensure a premier camp experience for all parties.

Campers playing a game at Austin Sunshine Camp

CIT and Collegiate Volunteer Coordinator

The Counselor-In-Training (CIT) & Collegiate Volunteer Coordinator is tasked with ensuring that CITs and Collegiate Volunteers receive the support and direction needed to grow, connect, and explore at camp! CIT & Collegiate Volunteer Coordinators are leadership team members and report to the Directors. The CIT & Collegiate Volunteer Coordinator leads scheduling of CITs and ASC@UT volunteers, designs and facilitates training sessions, as well as supervises and evaluates all CITs and ASC@UT volunteers during their camp sessions.


Camp Counselor

The camp counselor is the reason a camper will have the time of their life at camp. The counselors strive to bring the best versions of themselves to camp every single day, creating a sense of awe amongst their campers with their energy, joy, and a sense of belonging. Camp counselors are the guiding force for our camper’s time at summer camp, and at Austin Sunshine Camps they are passionate about fulfilling our vision for each one of the kids in their cabin. In short, Camp Counselors bring the magic to ASC!

A group of Austin Sunshine Camp campers hanging out in the cabin during summer camp

Counselor in Training

Counselors-In-Training (CITs) are the cheerleaders of camp. They bring the energy, set the tone, and create an environment for campers to be excited to be a part of! The CITs strive to bring the best versions of themselves to camp every single day, being role models and creating a sense of belonging for their campers with their energy, joy, and positivity. CITs are the bridge between our campers and the counselors during their time at summer camp, and at Austin Sunshine Camps, they are passionate about fulfilling our vision for each one of the kids in their cabin. In short, CITs bring the magic to ASC!


Camp Social Worker

At Austin Sunshine Camps our main focus is to provide our campers with an environment where they are able to safely GROW, CONNECT, and EXPLORE. The role of the Camp Social Worker will be to ensure the mental health, emotional, social, and physical safety of campers and staff. As the Camp Social Worker you will work on-site alongside the Camp Directors to help provide support with camper behaviors. You will also be a support for our summer staffs wellbeing and will lead the team in mental health crises.


Camp Health Officer / Nurse

At Austin Sunshine Camps, we focus on building community and connections, fostering creativity and growth, and building compassion across lines of difference, and we can’t do this work without having healthy campers. The Camp Health Officer is the most crucial player in ensuring our kids stay healthy during their time at camp! This role has developed an increasing importance in the era of COVID-19, and will be a crucial part of the team that ensures safety and wellness for all campers and staff.

Two campers playing with water balloons at Austin Sunshine Camps

Kitchen Manager

The kitchen is the center and heart of our camp. It’s how we fuel our staff and our campers, it’s how we feed our brains, it’s what we run our schedule around — it’s not just cooking, but the kitchen maintains the heartbeat of all we do. The Kitchen Manager ensures our kitchen runs smoothly and complies with safety regulations, while managing all kitchen staff. Kitchen managers have proven culinary and management experience, and come to Austin Sunshine Camps with creativity, problem-solving, and exceptional time management skills.


Kitchen Assistant

We are looking for a food WIZARD: assist the kitchen manager in preparing delicious and nutritious meals, three times a day, while maintaining a strict budget! We know it can be done! We have a full commercial kitchen ready for an awesome dedicated kitchen staff! We are looking to hire a dedicated and reliable Kitchen Assistant to aid the Kitchen Manager with ingredient preparation and cooking delicious meals, as well as perform all washing and cleaning duties required in the kitchen.