Food, accommodation and training included
We make your stay comfy and your trip stress free!

Low Program Fees & High Salaries
Expect to earn a minimum of $2000. 

Hundreds of possible roles on camp
Choose any that suit you!

Interested in making summer camp your long term career? Then read on…

Wild Packs are hiring for a few different positions to join our camp mad team! Our office is based in Fife, Scotland within 30 minutes of Edinburgh; all of our staff work from our headquarters. Working for Wild Packs allows you to go back to camp; most of our staff take a sabbatical over the

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Ten reasons why Summer Camp in America should your 2021 goal!

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How to get ready for camp during isolation

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