Staff training at 4-H Camp Wabasso
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4-H camp Wabasso 2021

Join our Camp Staff!

Sure, you could make copies or find another seasonal job, but wouldn’t you rather maker a difference in the lives of youth? Camp is a real job! You’ll learn valuable 21 st Century skills such as communication, collaboration and critical thinking, while also having the opportunity to be a leader from a young age! Need more convincing? Check out American Camp Association’s “Project Real Job” for great resources on building your resume through camp employment. Think it sounds great, but you really need an internship for the summer? Camp jobs can easily be adapted to meet the requirements of internships! Contact us today to find out more!

About 4-H Camp Wabasso 

4-H Camp Wabasso is a residential summer camp located in Jefferson County just outside of Redwood, NY. This 177-acre facility is situated along 2/3 of a mile of pristine waterfront on Millsite Lake. Youth ages 6-16 will find exciting opportunities during the six weeks of residential camp or during one of our other programs. Residential camps are six days, five nights for ages 8-16. Cloverbud camps are three days, two nights for ages 6-8.  

Join the 4-H Camp Wabasso Staff

Are you ready for a summer of amazing experiences and memories that last a lifetime? We’re looking for responsible, enthusiastic, and spirited individuals who can serve as role models and mentors at camp. Working at 4-H Camp Wabasso is a beneficial experience. You will be contributing to many wonderful memories for our campers and helping our campers build valuable life skills, while also having the best summer ever and growing your own skills!  

2023 Camping Season 

Our program will run from July 2 - August 11 with the weeks of June 19 - June 23 and June 26 - June 30 being required for staff training. We understand many of our staff are young and may not be available for all of staff training due to school requirements, and that is okay! We have additional training opportunities for staff unable to attend part of training! 

Open Positions

Information about positions for 2023 coming soon! If you would like to be contacted as soon as positions are open, please contact Sabrina DeRue at sld95@cornell.edu

Note: Overnight accommodations and meals are provided for all camp positions. 

Last updated December 1, 2022