Summer Camp Employment

Over the summer, the Park School offers a variety of programs to campers of many different ages.  As unique as each of our programs are, our staffing needs differ with each week and each program.

As of May 20, we are still looking to fill the following vacancies:

Camp Nurse:  June 25 - August 10
Monday - Friday; 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM or 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM (Alternating with other Camp Nurse)

Must be at least 21 years old and be a physician, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, or emergency medical technician and have a current certification in First Aid/CPR/AED.

Aquatics Director:  June 18 - June 29; August 13 - 24
Monday - Friday;  8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Must be at least 21 years old and certified as:
-  Progressive Swimming Instructor (ARC Water Safety Instructor certification or equivalent)
-  Lifeguard Supervision and Management
-  Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED

Lifeguard:  June 18 - August 24
Monday - Friday; 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Must be at least 18 years old and certified as a Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED

For any of our Summer Camp Staff, we are looking for individuals who are positive team players and are willing to help out in any aspect of camp.  Our team is made up of productive people who relate well to other staff, and especially well to our campers and parents.  We expect our staff to be punctual, organized, responsible, honest, and trustworthy - we want stellar role-models for our campers who help the campers have fun, grow, and build their self-esteem.

If you are interested in joining part of the Park Summer Day Camp Team, please click the button below to complete our online application.

If you have any questions, you can contact Jen Henshue, Director of Camps at or 716-839-1243 x133.

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Founded in 1912, The Park School of Buffalo has the distinction of being one the oldest Progressive schools in the country. Park is an independent, co-educational school serving approximately 300 students enrolled in prekindergarten (3 and 4 year olds), lower school (kindergarten through grade 4), middle school (grades 5 through 8), and upper school (grades 9 through 12). Park is uniquely situated on 34 beautiful acres in Amherst, New York. The School’s campus – formerly a farm – includes a pond, marsh, gardens, and a greenhouse while being located just minutes from downtown Buffalo and easily accessible from many communities throughout Western New York. Park’s educational philosophy embraces active, student-centered learning, delivered by exceptional teachers who design and continuously update a robust curriculum. Faculty members approach each student as an individual within the context of a kind and respectful community. From the preschool years through college preparation, The Park School of Buffalo helps learners realize their own unique potentials and prepares them to be confident, successful, life-long learners.

The Park School Of Buffalo

4625 Harlem Road
Snyder, NY 14226
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