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The Art Specialist leads specialized classes to create a space for hands-on art projects and interactive demonstrations for our youngest campers. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-6 years old Activities include: mason jar habitats, slime, crafty and themed hats, camouflaged animal searches, wearable dinosaur tails, creature footprints, rain clouds in a jar Weekly themes include: Animals, superheroes, insects, outer space  Schedule: 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday    Compensation: $16 / hour
Job Title
Art Specialist, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
As the Ops & PMX Coordinator, you play a pivotal role in ensuring seamless and efficient daily operations of our camp. Your position involves daily parent communication and a high level of professionalism that represents the onsite team and the Headfirst brand. You will be prepared to jump into every camp role during the course of the summer, utilizing your onsite knowledge and camp program training to support a cohesive and consistent camper experience. Additionally, this role involves going above and beyond in both customer service and operations management, establishing a bridge between the camper experience, families, our aftercare partner (AlphaBEST), and Headquarters. You'll collaborate closely with AlphaBEST to facilitate safe and engaging after-camp parent communication and carpool.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Schedule:  - In-season (late June through August): 10:00 am – 6:15 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (mid-May and early June): select evenings and weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $18 / hour  
Job Title
Camp Operations & Extended Day Customer Care Coordinator, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
Headfirst Summer Camp Day & Junior Day Camp Counselors will lead campers in pre-written theme-based curriculum as our youngest campers try new things and experience camp through the power of play. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-6 years old Activities include: art, story time, swimming, sports and games, music and movement, moon bounce, playground, STEM Weekly themes include: Animals, superheroes, insects, outer space  Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $15.65 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Day & Jr. Day Camp Counselor, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
Headfirst Summer Camp Innovators, Inc. Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they collaborate on theme-based projects to solve a culminating problem centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 7-8 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule: 7:45 am – 3:30 pm, Monday – Friday  Compensation: $15.65 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Innovators, Inc. Counselor, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
Headfirst Summer Camp Multi-Sport Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they play various court-based and field-based sports, as well as trying new games and competing in friendly inter-camp tournaments. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 5-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $15.65 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Multi-Sport Counselor, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
Headfirst Summer Camp Junior Counselors are team players who are willing to work in any program as needed. While there may be opportunities to specialize in a particular camp program throughout the summer, our Junior Counselors are characterized by their dedication, flexibility, and willingness to work with campers of all ages and interests as the assistant counselor in a group. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-12 years old (program dependent) Activities include: sports and tournament games in Multi-Sport; story time and music in Day & Junior Day; science challenges and art in Innovators, Inc.& Sprouting Scientists Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $10 / hour
Job Title
Junior Counselor, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
The Innovators, Inc. Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written curriculum centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 6-10 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Innovators, Inc. Program Leader, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
The Multi-Sport  Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written curriculum centered court-based and field-based sports, as well as trying new games and competing in friendly inter-camp tournaments. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 5-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Multi-Sport Program Leader, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
The Safety & First Aid Coordinator manages all aspects of the Headfirst camp experience related to the health and well-being of campers and staff. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, careful management of camper medication, oversight of all safety procedures and policies, communicating safety updates to families and Headquarters as needed, and the safekeeping of confidential camper and staff information. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Camp activities include: art, field and court sports, moon bounce, playground, science, field trips, guest workshops, robotics, swim instruction, inflatable water slide, snack, lunch, program meetings, morning and afternoon carpool Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:15 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Safety & First Aid Coordinator, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
Headfirst Summer Camp STEM Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they collaborate on theme-based projects to solve a culminating problem centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 6-8 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $16/ hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
STEM Counselor, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
Headfirst Summer Camp Swim Instructors teach swim classes, write home to parents about camper’s progress, and assist in swim testing for recreational swim blocks. We provide the pool policies, instructional swim curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful day at the pool but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm and eye for safety. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: blowing bubbles, floating on front and back, swim strokes, kicking, adding breaths to strokes, jumping into the pool, recreational free swim Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): Monday – Friday, arrival and departure times vary by location - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $12 - $16 / hour
Job Title
Swim Instructor, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
The Digital Marketing & Communications Coordinator, will serve as a Headfirst Companies  Customer Experience Team Ambassador for our customers, acting as the main customer-facing team member for all  phone, email, and in-person communication onsite at your camp location. You will also be responsible for packaging and  promoting the camp experience via a camp blog and various social media channels that are updated throughout the day with photos and captions to give families insight and visibility into their camper’s activities. You will be at camp eachday, Monday through Friday, managing all customer communications and creating exceptional work product  representative of the Headfirst Companies’ brand Camper Ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season: (late June through August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday  - One week of pre-camp training takes place at Headfirst Headquarters in Washington, DC in June   Compensation: $18 / hour
Job Title
Digital Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Maryland
Job Location
Bethesda
As the Ops & PMX Coordinator, you play a pivotal role in ensuring seamless and efficient daily operations of our camp. Your position involves daily parent communication and a high level of professionalism that represents the onsite team and the Headfirst brand. You will be prepared to jump into every camp role during the course of the summer, utilizing your onsite knowledge and camp program training to support a cohesive and consistent camper experience. Additionally, this role involves going above and beyond in both customer service and operations management, establishing a bridge between the camper experience, families, our aftercare partner (AlphaBEST), and Headquarters. You'll collaborate closely with AlphaBEST to facilitate safe and engaging after-camp parent communication and carpool.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Schedule:  - In-season (late June through August): 10:00 am – 6:15 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (mid-May and early June): select evenings and weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $18 / hour  
Job Title
Camp Operations & Extended Day Customer Care Coordinator, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
The Customer Experience Coordinator (CX Coordinator) will serve as a Headfirst Companies Customer Experience Team Ambassador for our customers, acting as the main customer-facing team member for all phone, email, and in-person communication onsite at your camp location. In coordination with on-site leadership and our Headquarters team, you will ensure customer needs and requests are met, owning the entire process from initiation to completion, bringing our brand to life by delivering only the highest level of customer experience. The CX Coordinator is a dynamic communicator and proactive problem solver who is comfortable speaking with anyone, knowing that maximizing our camper experience is at the heart of what we do. Schedule:  - In-season: (late June through August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday  - One week of pre-camp training takes place at Headfirst Headquarters in Washington, DC in June   Compensation: $18 / hour
Job Title
Customer Experience Coordinator, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
The Day & Jr. Day Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written theme-based curriculum where children experience camp through the power of play. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-6 years old Activities include: art, story time, swimming, sports and games, music and movement, moon bounce, playground, STEM Weekly themes include: Animals, superheroes, insects, outer space  Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Day & Jr. Day Program Leader, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
Headfirst Summer Camp Day & Junior Day Camp Counselors will lead campers in pre-written theme-based curriculum as our youngest campers try new things and experience camp through the power of play. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-6 years old Activities include: art, story time, swimming, sports and games, music and movement, moon bounce, playground, STEM Weekly themes include: Animals, superheroes, insects, outer space  Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $15 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Day & Jr. Day Camp Counselor, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
The Innovators, Inc. Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written curriculum centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 6-10 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Innovators, Inc. & STEM Program Leader, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
Headfirst Summer Camp Innovators, Inc. Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they collaborate on theme-based projects to solve a culminating problem centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 7-8 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule: 7:45 am – 3:30 pm, Monday – Friday  Compensation: $15 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Innovators, Inc. Counselor, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
Headfirst Summer Camp Junior Counselors are team players who are willing to work in any program as needed. While there may be opportunities to specialize in a particular camp program throughout the summer, our Junior Counselors are characterized by their dedication, flexibility, and willingness to work with campers of all ages and interests as the assistant counselor in a group. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-12 years old (program dependent) Activities include: sports and tournament games in Multi-Sport; story time and music in Day & Junior Day; science challenges and art in Innovators, Inc.& Sprouting Scientists Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $10 / hour
Job Title
Junior Counselor, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
Headfirst Summer Camp Multi-Sport Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they play various court-based and field-based sports, as well as trying new games and competing in friendly inter-camp tournaments. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 5-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $15 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Multi-Sport Counselor, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
The Multi-Sport  Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written curriculum centered court-based and field-based sports, as well as trying new games and competing in friendly inter-camp tournaments. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 5-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Multi-Sport Program Leader, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
The Safety & First Aid Coordinator manages all aspects of the Headfirst camp experience related to the health and well-being of campers and staff. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, careful management of camper medication, oversight of all safety procedures and policies, communicating safety updates to families and Headquarters as needed, and the safekeeping of confidential camper and staff information. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Camp activities include: art, field and court sports, moon bounce, playground, science, field trips, guest workshops, robotics, swim instruction, inflatable water slide, snack, lunch, program meetings, morning and afternoon carpool Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:15 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Safety & First Aid Coordinator, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
Every ship needs a captain, and as the leading authority on site, the Site Director leads all campers and staff with unparalleled levels of dedication, integrity, and professionalism. Reporting directly to our Headquarters team, and managing a team of onsite leadership, the Site Director is a dynamic, personable leader who embodies the spirit of camp.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: art, story time, sports, music, moon bounce, playground, STEM, aquatics, court and field sports, team-building, field trips, guest expert workshops, all-program meetings, special themed events Your team: Junior Counselors, Counselors, Program Leaders, Specialists, Coordinators, Swim Instructors, Extended Day Staff, Assistant Site Director Supervisor: Headfirst Headquarters Schedule:  - In-season (late June through August): 7:15 AM – 4:00 PM Monday – Friday - Pre-season (May and early June): select evenings and weekends for training and site preparation  
Job Title
Site Director, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
Headfirst Summer Camp STEM Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they collaborate on theme-based projects to solve a culminating problem centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 6-8 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $15/ hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
STEM Counselor, Virginia
Job Location
Oakton
The Program Manager for Athletic Showcase Events will lead all aspects of our Headfirst Baseball & Softball Showcase Camps business division, with primary responsibilities for divisional strategy & growth, program development, relationship management, budget ownership, event execution and on-site logistics. This role will report to Headfirst’s Director of Programs & Operations and lead a full-time team including a Marketing Manager and Program Operations Associate, as well as a team of seasonal/event staff through the full cycle of conception, planning and execution of our Showcase Camps programs.   This role is integral to strengthening important, long-term relationships with key vendors, facilities, and partners. Partners are inclusive of baseball and softball collegiate partner programs, as well as key baseball and softball high school travel programs – with a focus on relationship management and retention. This position is full-time year-round and based at the Washington, D.C. headquarters office of The Headfirst Companies, but will involve travel to our nearby distribution and storage centers as well as our camp locations across the United States – primarily in June, July, and August.   The ideal Program Manager for Athletic Showcase Events is a relationship-driven, highly organized, detail-oriented entrepreneurial leader - who is enthusiastic about creatively solving complex problems and delivering exceptional experiences. This individual will combine the emotional intelligence necessary to excel in the mission-driven development of young adults with the business acumen critical to leading a division and program that is reputable, trusted, and well-established in the market.   Headfirst Companies are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers. We value diversity and inclusivity across our Headfirst community, and we strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.
Job Title
Program Manager for Athletic Showcase Events
Job Location
Washington
The Operations and Customer Experience Associate will act as a member of the Operations Team, with a keen focus on customer experience. This will includeour customer database and systems management, camper paperwork tracking, and customer communicationlogistics for six camp locations across DC, Maryland, and Virginia. The Operations and Customer Experience Associate will lead the implementation of licensing and compliance requirements and own key in-season, on-site management over our camp locations. This role is full-time and in-person, based at the Washington, D.C. headquarters office of The Headfirst Companies, but will involve travel to our nearby distribution and storage center as well as our camp locations across the DMV– primarily in June, July, and August.     The ideal Operations and Customer Experience Associate is highly organized, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic about creatively solving complex problems. This individual understands top-tier customer service and proactively ensures each customer is cared for on an individual level.The ideal Operations and Customer Experience Associate is a team player who is adaptable and prepared to engage with multiple facets of the business.    Headfirst Companies are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers. We value diversity and inclusivity across our Headfirst community, and we strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.  
Job Title
Associate, Operations and Customer Experience - Headfirst Summer Camps
Job Location
Washington
The Aquatics Program Leader willoversee, support, and coach a team Swim Instructors. We provide the pool policies, instructional swim curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful day at the pool but need you to organize the program and ensure all safety standards are being met.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: blowing bubbles, floating on front and back, swim strokes, kicking, adding breaths to strokes, jumping into the pool, recreational free swim Schedule: Monday – Friday ( hours vary by site ) Compensation: $19 / hour
Job Title
Aquatics Program Leader, DC
Job Location
Washington
As the Ops & PMX Coordinator, you play a pivotal role in ensuring seamless and efficient daily operations of our camp. Your position involves daily parent communication and a high level of professionalism that represents the onsite team and the Headfirst brand. You will be prepared to jump into every camp role during the course of the summer, utilizing your onsite knowledge and camp program training to support a cohesive and consistent camper experience. Additionally, this role involves going above and beyond in both customer service and operations management, establishing a bridge between the camper experience, families, our aftercare partner (AlphaBEST), and Headquarters. You'll collaborate closely with AlphaBEST to facilitate safe and engaging after-camp parent communication and carpool.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Schedule:  - In-season (late June through August): 10:00 am – 6:15 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (mid-May and early June): select evenings and weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $18 / hour  
Job Title
Camp Operations & Extended Day Customer Care Coordinator, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Certified Lifeguards & Swim Instructors balance time supervising pool safety as a lifeguard and teaching swim classes. This includes, writing home to parents about camper’s progress in the pool, and assisting in swim testing for recreational swim blocks. We provide the pool policies, instructional swim curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful day at the pool but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm and eye for safety. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include:  - As a lifeguard: swimming supervision, reinforcement of safety policies and guidelines, administration of first aid and CPR, backboarding, and emergency procedures as needed - As a swim instructor: blowing bubbles, floating on front and back, swim strokes, kicking, adding breaths to strokes, jumping into the pool, recreational free swim Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 AM - 3:45 PM Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $13 - $17.50 / hour
Job Title
Certified Lifeguard & Swim Instructor, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Customer Experience Coordinator (CX Coordinator) will serve as a Headfirst Companies Customer Experience Team Ambassador for our customers, acting as the main customer-facing team member for all phone, email, and in-person communication onsite at your camp location. In coordination with on-site leadership and our Headquarters team, you will ensure customer needs and requests are met, owning the entire process from initiation to completion, bringing our brand to life by delivering only the highest level of customer experience. The CX Coordinator is a dynamic communicator and proactive problem solver who is comfortable speaking with anyone, knowing that maximizing our camper experience is at the heart of what we do. Schedule:  - In-season: (late June through August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday  - One week of pre-camp training takes place at Headfirst Headquarters in Washington, DC in June   Compensation: $18 / hour
Job Title
Customer Experience Coordinator, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Customer Experience Intern (CX Intern) will serve as a Headfirst Companies Customer Experience Team Ambassador for our customers, acting as the main customer-facing team member for all phone and email communication from our office in Woodley Park, Washington DC. You will be at the office each day, Monday through Friday, managing all customer communications for multiple of our camp locations. In coordination with on-site leadership and our Headquarters team, you will ensure customer needs and requests are met, owning the entire process from initiation to completion, bringing our brand to life by delivering only the highest level of customer experience. The CX Intern is a dynamic communicator and proactive problem solver who is comfortable speaking with anyone, knowing that maximizing our camper experience is at the heart of what we do. Schedule:  - In-season: (late June through August): 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday  - One week of pre-camp training takes place at Headfirst Headquarters in Washington, DC in June   Compensation: $550 / week
Job Title
Intern, Customer Experience & Communications, HQ
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Day & Junior Day Camp Counselors will lead campers in pre-written theme-based curriculum as our youngest campers try new things and experience camp through the power of play. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-6 years old Activities include: art, story time, swimming, sports and games, music and movement, moon bounce, playground, STEM Weekly themes include: Animals, superheroes, insects, outer space  Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $17 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Day & Jr. Day Camp Counselor, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Extended Day (PMX) Lead Counselors will act as the bridge between camper experience, families, and our aftercare partner. This individual is a capable communicator and problem-solver, who is willing to be flexible in their responsibilities as needed. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: Escorting campers from their aftercare location to carpool location and into their pick-up vehicle, tending to all Headfirst Carpool policies as directed by the Extended Day Coordinator.  Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $17 / hour
Job Title
Extended Day Lead Counselor, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Innovators, Inc. Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written curriculum centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 6-10 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Innovators, Inc. & STEM Program Leader, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Innovators, Inc. Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they collaborate on theme-based projects to solve a culminating problem centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 7-8 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule: 7:45 am – 3:30 pm, Monday – Friday  Compensation: $17 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Innovators, Inc. Counselor, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Digital Marketing, Blogging & Social Media Intern, aka “The Blogger,” works on-site daily at one of our award-winning Headfirst Summer Camps locations. The Blogger is responsible for packaging and promoting the camp experience to enrolled families via a camp blog and various social media channels that are updated throughout the day with photos, videos, and captions to give families insight and visibility into their camper’s activities. A successful team member will possess excellent communication skills and the attention to detail necessary to create exceptional work products representative of the Headfirst Companies’ brand. .Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: art, story time, sports, music, moon bounce, playground, STEM, aquatics, court and field sports, team building, snack, lunch, group games Schedule:  - In-season: (late June through August):8:00 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday  - One week of pre-camp training takes place at Headfirst Headquarters in Washington, DC in June Compensation: $550 / week
Job Title
Intern - Digital Marketing, Blogging, & Social Media, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Junior Counselors are team players who are willing to work in any program as needed. While there may be opportunities to specialize in a particular camp program throughout the summer, our Junior Counselors are characterized by their dedication, flexibility, and willingness to work with campers of all ages and interests as the assistant counselor in a group. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 3-12 years old (program dependent) Activities include: sports and tournament games in Multi-Sport; story time and music in Day & Junior Day; science challenges and art in Innovators, Inc.& Sprouting Scientists Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $10 / hour
Job Title
Junior Counselor, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Multi-Sport Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they play various court-based and field-based sports, as well as trying new games and competing in friendly inter-camp tournaments. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 5-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $17 / hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
Multi-Sport Counselor, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Multi-Sport  Program Leader will oversee, support, and coach a team of counselors as they lead campers in pre-written curriculum centered court-based and field-based sports, as well as trying new games and competing in friendly inter-camp tournaments. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to organize the program and bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 5-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Multi-Sport Program Leader, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Safety & First Aid Coordinator manages all aspects of the Headfirst camp experience related to the health and well-being of campers and staff. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, careful management of camper medication, oversight of all safety procedures and policies, communicating safety updates to families and Headquarters as needed, and the safekeeping of confidential camper and staff information. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Camp activities include: art, field and court sports, moon bounce, playground, science, field trips, guest workshops, robotics, swim instruction, inflatable water slide, snack, lunch, program meetings, morning and afternoon carpool Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:15 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation:  $18 / hour
Job Title
Safety & First Aid Coordinator, DC
Job Location
Washington
Every ship needs a captain, and as the leading authority on site, the Site Director leads all campers and staff with unparalleled levels of dedication, integrity, and professionalism. Reporting directly to our Headquarters team, and managing a team of onsite leadership, the Site Director is a dynamic, personable leader who embodies the spirit of camp.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: art, story time, sports, music, moon bounce, playground, STEM, aquatics, court and field sports, team-building, field trips, guest expert workshops, all-program meetings, special themed events Your team: Junior Counselors, Counselors, Program Leaders, Specialists, Coordinators, Swim Instructors, Extended Day Staff, Assistant Site Director Supervisor: Headfirst Headquarters Schedule:  - In-season (late June through August): 7:15 AM –4:00 PM Monday – Friday - Pre-season (May and early June): select evenings and weekends for training and site preparation  
Job Title
Site Director, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp STEM Counselors will lead campers in pre-written curriculum as they collaborate on theme-based projects to solve a culminating problem centered in STEM & the creative arts. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy. Camper ages: 6-8 years old Activities include: team-building, group games, field trips and guest expert workshops, science challenges, art projects Weekly themes include: Oceanography, cooking, urban design, sports science   Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $17/ hour Additional opportunities: Morning Extended Day (7:15 am arrival)
Job Title
STEM Counselor, DC
Job Location
Washington
The STEM Specialist leads specialized classes to create a space for hands-on science projects and interactive demonstrations for our youngest campers. We provide the training, curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful camp day but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm, dedication and un-matched energy Camper ages: 3-6 years old Activities include: mason jar habitats, slime, crafty and themed hats, camouflaged animal searches, wearable dinosaur tails, creature footprints, rain clouds in a jar Weekly themes include: Animals, superheroes, insects, outer space  Schedule: 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday    Compensation: $17.50 / hour
Job Title
STEM Specialist, DC
Job Location
Washington
Headfirst Summer Camp Swim Instructors teach swim classes, write home to parents about camper’s progress, and assist in swim testing for recreational swim blocks. We provide the pool policies, instructional swim curriculum & daily camp schedules along with all equipment for a successful day at the pool but need you to bring camp to life with your enthusiasm and eye for safety. Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: blowing bubbles, floating on front and back, swim strokes, kicking, adding breaths to strokes, jumping into the pool, recreational free swim Schedule:  - In-season (late June through mid August): Monday – Friday, arrival and departure times vary by location - Pre-season (early June): select weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $12 - $17.25 / hour
Job Title
Swim Instructor, DC
Job Location
Washington
Responsible for both the management of the onsite team across all levels and camper behavior, the Assistant Site Director is a decisive and thoughtful educator, able to proactively organize for programmatic success and respond compassionately to daily needs. Reporting to and collaborating closely with the Site Director, they are a natural leader who values personal connections with their team.  Camper ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: art, story time, sports, music, moon bounce, playground, STEM, aquatics, court and field sports, team-building Schedule:  - In-season (late June through August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday - Pre-season (May and early June): select evenings and weekends for training and site preparation Compensation: $20 / hour
Job Title
Assistant Site Director, DC
Job Location
Washington
The Digital Marketing & Communications Coordinator, will serve as a Headfirst Companies  Customer Experience Team Ambassador for our customers, acting as the main customer-facing team member for all  phone, email, and in-person communication onsite at your camp location. You will also be responsible for packaging and  promoting the camp experience via a camp blog and various social media channels that are updated throughout the day with photos and captions to give families insight and visibility into their camper’s activities. You will be at camp eachday, Monday through Friday, managing all customer communications and creating exceptional work product  representative of the Headfirst Companies’ brand Camper Ages: 3-12 years old Activities include: field & court sports including basketball, soccer, floor hockey, flag football; PE-style games consisting of hungry hippos and capture the flag; mental agility and mindset; tournament competitions; team spirit activities Schedule:  - In-season: (late June through August): 7:30 am – 3:45 pm Monday – Friday  - One week of pre-camp training takes place at Headfirst Headquarters in Washington, DC in June   Compensation: $18 / hour
Job Title
Digital Marketing & Communications Coordinator, DC
Job Location
Washington
The People Operations Associate will oversee full-cycle recruiting, hiring, onboarding, employee experience and staff development and training for our Headfirst Professional Sports Camps seasonal team members– in partnership with the Atlanta Falcons, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, D.C. United, New York Yankees and Washington Nationals.   This role is entrusted with an ongoing quest to discover exceptional seasonal talent, build a strong employment brand, and cultivate a deep comprehension of our seasonal workforce in order to identify, retain and advance top talent.Our People Operations Associate will also help shape and grow the training strategies for each of our seasonal positions to instill and promote buy in and accountability to exceptional program quality and camper and family experiences at all levels of the organization. This role is full-time based at the Washington, D.C. headquarters office of The Headfirst Companies, but will involve travel to our nearby distribution and storage centers as well as our camp locations across the United States – primarily in June, July, and August.    The ideal People Operations Associate has experience in cultivating strong and intentional employee experience through talent acquisition, hiring processes and staff management, along with large scale corporate training implementation. They are highly organized, detail-orientedand passionate about creatively solving complex problems and delivering impactful experiences to young people and our staff. This individual will combine the emotional intelligence necessary to excel in people-centric connection building with the business acumen critical to leading a program on the precipice of rapid growth.    Headfirst Companies are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers. We value diversity and inclusivity across our Headfirst community, and we strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.  
Job Title
Associate, People Operations – Headfirst Professional Sports Camps
Job Location
Washington