About Working Here

About Our Staff
Camp Gan Israel has over 90 responsible, dedicated and caring people.
Our staff members are high school seniors, college students, teachers, coaches, school
psychologists and social workers. Most live in Greenwich, Stamford, Westchester and Brooklyn.

About Our Campers
Campers range in age from 2 – 15 years old and come from Greenwich, Stamford and Westchester County.

About Dates of Employment
Camp begins on Monday, June 27th and ends on Thursday, August 11th. We are closed on Monday,
July 4th. Each staff member attends a 3-day orientation on June 23, 24 and 26 from 8:30 to 5:00pm.

About Our Location
Camp Gan Israel is located on the grounds of Carmel Academy, 270 Lake Ave., Greenwich, CT.

About Your Hours
Staff arrive at 8:25AM and leave at 3:45PM. Additional time is required for staff members involved in camp transportation. Each counselor is required to stay in camp for up to four camper late nights and community events during the summer. Staff working with campers ages 9 to 12 will attend 2 overnights.

About Salary
Salary ranges depend on position and experience.

About References
You are required to provide three references when you submit your application. These references must be professional associations such as teachers, professors, employers, etc., who know you and have had interactions with you. Please be prepared to provide the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of your references before you start your application (email addresses required).

About the Employment Process
You will be contacted for an interview if your qualifications match the opportunities we have available. We cannot extend an offer of employment without complete references.
If you verbally accept an offer to work with Camp Gan Israel, a background check will be conducted. Since every Camp Gan staff member has direct contact with children on a daily basis, we require an impeccable record; we only hire the best of the best.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at maruja@chabadgreenwich.org
or 203-629-9059 x22.