Join the Camp Firefly Team

Join the Camp Firefly Team

Be a part of a diverse, dedicated and fun team of counselors committed to providing an exciting camp experience for children and teens with social disabilities.

We are looking for compassionate and energetic college/graduate students and professionals highly trained in education and communication disorders, or people who just want to try something different! Male candidates welcome.


  • Organize and manage daily schedules and activities
  • Provide a positive and enriching community to help campers build self-confidence, self-esteem, independence, and strong group relationships


  • Minimum 20 years of age
  • Experience working with children and teens with special needs
  • Desire to work with children, adults and peers in an overnight camp setting

Apply Today!

Complete the online application today and select “Firefly Staff” for the position you are applying for.

Candidates encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications are reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis. Phone and FaceTime/Skype interviews available.

Important Dates

Teen Camp Counselors: June 23-July 3, 2020

Firefly Counselors: June 23-29, 2020

Camp Chi | Lake Delton, Wisconsin

(Camp orientation included during both sessions)

Half-day training: May 31, 2020 | Chicago