Camp Fire Central Oregon | Light the Fire Within
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Looking to gain experience in the youth development field AND have a ton of fun!? Come join our team of awesome role models, motivators, educators, caregivers and spark champions.


Camp Fire Afterschool Staff/Sub 1-5 afternoons/week, starts immediately
No School Day Camp Staff/Sub1/2 and full day work on school holidays, starts immediately
FULL-TIME, SUMMER POSITIONS (32-40 hours/week)
SummerKids Camp CounselorSummer seasonal, starts mid-June
SummerKids Kindergarten Lead CounselorSummer seasonal, starts mid-June
Outdoor Education Curriculum InternshipSchool Year: 5-25 hours/week; Paid hourly
Outdoor Education Program Delivery InternshipSummer: 30-40 hours/week; 3-9 week commitment Paid Hourly
Tumalo Day Camp Counselor-in-Training LeadSummer: 30-40 hours/week; week of June 27, July 25 and Aug 22; Paid stipend
SummerKids Junior Counselor InternshipSummer: 3 weeks @ 30-40 hours/week; High School Elective Credit
SummerKids Kindergarten Assistant InternshipSummer: 3 weeks @ 30-40 hours/week; Paid hourly
Tech Camps Program Assistant InternshipSummer: 6 weeks @ 15 hours/week; Paid hourly
Tumalo Day Camp Counselor30-40 hours/week; week of June 27, July 25 OR Aug 22
Tumalo Day Camp Nurse30-40 hours/week; week of July 25
Board of Directors1-3 hours/month; year-round



For more than 100 years, Camp Fire Central Oregon has given youth support and inspiration that they might otherwise not have found. This is what fuels us: To provide experiences that help kids THRIVE today–to become tomorrow’s teachers, parents, thinkers...leaders.

What drives Camp Fire programs and philosophy is something far broader-reaching than just a fun day at camp. We are part of a national, inclusive organization intentionally committed to using research-based methods to help kids grow, understand themselves, acquire life skills and SUCCEED in life no matter what their passion or path: Thrive{ology}our growth mindset approach, strives to create the optimal environment for youth to be nurtured by caring adults...“Thrive Champions”.

A Thrive Champion is a caring adult who recognizes and encourages youth's sparks. They guide and help youth gain self-understanding to expand their possibilities. Become a Thrive Champion with Camp Fire Central Oregon!

Our Promise

Young people want to shape the world.

Camp Fire provides the opportunity to find their spark, lift their voice, and discover who they are.

In Camp Fire, it begins now.

Light the fire within