Whether part of our year-round volunteer team or a dedicated member of our summer staff, our volunteers and staff are the heartbeat of our Phoenix Phamily. We are currently seeking to fill the following roles:

See below for more details on the roles and how to apply! Or send an email to with questions. 



View and apply to open summer staff positions →

We're hiring for the amazing individuals who will make our summer camp come alive! Our staff will provide discovery based math, science, and reading instruction combined with social-emotional focused and outdoor education activities throughout the day. 

All Camp Phoenix Staff Members:

  • Believe in the incredible potential of our campers and are committed to our mission of providing all kids the opportunity to have a meaningful and joyful summer.

  • Put kids first.

  • Know how to take initiative.

  • Work hard and enjoy wearing multiple hats, whether it’s getting silly or serious.

  • Are eager to learn from one another and from our campers.

  • Are empathetic, both towards campers and fellow team members.

  • Are excited to be a part of a team.

Additionally, staff members must be available to participate in staff training and the entire duration of camp.

All roles are compensated with a stipend as well as boarding and meals for the duration of camp.

Are you interested in multiple roles at Camp Phoenix? Please apply to only the role that seems like the best fit for you and we would be happy to discuss your interest in other roles during the interview process.

View and apply to open summer staff positions →

About our Volunteer positions

BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND COMMITTEES: Our Board of Directors welcomes community members to join our Board who have a passion for our work, an eagerness to spread the word about our mission, and a commitment to our requirements. Please let us know if you’re interested in learning more about potential Board member openings below.

Outside of the Board of Directors, we also have committees that consist of dedicated volunteers and board members, tackling challenging and exciting tasks year-round to drive sustainable program growth. Committee commitment runs from January - July. Please read more details about committees in this link. We typically have the following committees:

  • Strategy - support continued strategy around short and long-term growth, fundraising, and communication

  • Fundraising - support corporate and in-kind giving strategies and other targeted development campaigns.

  • Hiring - support the hiring process for a top-notch Camp Phoenix staff

  • Annual Fundraiser - plan and execute Camp Phoenix’s biggest, more inspirational night for engaging supporters and fundraising

  • Program - develop new activities or methods for an even better experience for campers, staff and Counselors-in-Training

  • Community Council - help us engage with the broader Camp Phoenix community through events and feedback sessions

YEAR-ROUND EXCURSION VOLUNTEERS: The outdoor joy and discovery doesn’t stop after summer camp! We offer over 50 additional hours of hiking, camping, and learning at science museums on the weekends through our year-round excursion program. Our groups of campers, typically 10-25 per trip, are always excited to meet new friends. And we’re always happy to have help with transportation needs and chaperoning support.

Interested in volunteering? Fill out the form below, and we'll get back to you: 

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