Camp Leader

SF Day School

At San Francisco Day School, we believe that when intellect and imagination are intertwined, students delight in the discovery of connection: in their academic and creative pursuits, in their relationships, and in all that they experience here. Every day we help our students emerge as flexible and resourceful learners. Because when we do, our students light up with the call and capacity to take on the complexities of their day and of a diverse world.

SF Day Fast Facts

Independent, co-educational school
Founded in 1981
Serving 400 students
Located in the heart of SF

Are you…

A compassionate educator and role model?
Excited to lead students over the summer?
Willing to develop a daily curriculum?
A flexible team player?
Willing to work with instructional coaches as part of a Professional Learning Community?
An effective communicator and thoughtful listener?
An engaged and inclusive community member eager to partner with families, students, and colleagues?

Yes? Then read on!


Camp Leader Overview

The Camp Leader position is vital to supporting summer camp on-site at San Francisco Day School. This involves regular lesson planning, delivering lessons to groups of students, supervising safe play, helping resolve student conflicts, and keeping our students and community safe.


Bachelor’s degree (preferred)
Has experience leading youth programs (after school or summer)
Proficient technology skills including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office
Lesson planning experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Lead a group of up to 14 campers; covering subject areas including language arts, social studies, and mathematics, and various types of enrichment activities.
Collaborate with teams to design and implement an interdisciplinary, thematic-based, experiential curriculum
Participate in all aspects of camp
Foster a love of learning in every student
Prepare and clean up camp spaces daily
Maintain the safety of each student, supporting our health and safety guidelines while on or off-campus.
Ready to Join SF Day?

SF Day celebrates and welcomes faculty and staff who reflect the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. We encourage people of color and LGBTQ+ applicants to apply. Please apply online.

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