Too old to be a camper, but not old enough to be a counselor? If you are between 13** and 15 years of age our C.I.T. program is for you!!! Opportunities for CITs in Cambridge at our Kingpin Cambridge Camp as well as most Camps at Bingemans.
Learn the basics of camp counseling while having fun!! Get a head start on developing important job skills during an active week of learning games and leadership skills. The purpose of this program is to provide qualified teens with the tools and skills necessary to become outstanding camp counselors in the future. For one week, CIT's will assist counselors with the various camps during camp activities. CIT participants will receive a CIT staff shirt that must be worn every day at camp. Individuals must complete the registration form and provide 2 references before being considered for the program. Participants will also be required to attend and complete the C.I.T. training program on the Sunday prior to camp starting. Limited spaces are available on a weekly basis for this program. CIT's are trained under the guidance of experienced Camp Leaders.
Counselor in Training Program Requirements
Maturity, responsibility and enthusiasm are critical requirements of candidates for this program. CIT's are expected to adhere to Bingemans' camp code of conduct at all times. Must provide 2 character references.
**must have turned 13 prior to the start of camp.
Note: One week of C.I.T program is valid to use for the completion of high school volunteer hours