There many great benefits of doing Summer Camp USA. We offer the HIGHEST salary of all Summer Camp programs in New Zealand & guarantee you a job or your money back.

Your salary:

  • If you are aged 18 years; up to US$1500
  • If you are 19-20 years: up to US$1,650
  • If you are aged 21+ years: up to US$1,750

*Work at a special needs camp and earn an additional US$100

If you are a returning counsellor you are free to negotiate your own salary with the camp directly, salaries are typically US$2,200 or more.

J-1 Visa Summer Camp visa

We help you with the paperwork and application requirements to get your J-1 visa.

Pre departure orientation

We provide a full orientation and training in New Zealand and at camp. This covers everything you need to know about living and working at a camp in America!

IEP’s Expert Guide to Summer Camp and the USA

You’ll receive free this extensive booklet to help you prepare for your travels.

Medical Insurance

You will have peace of mind knowing you have medical insurance while you are in the USA.

FREE Food & Accommodation

You will recieve FREE food and accommodation for the full duration of your time at Camp.

FREE Sim Card

Before you leave NZ you get an E-kit simcard with a US number you can set up before you leave.

Travel after camp

Your J-1 visa allows you to travel the USA for up to 30 days after your Summer Camp USA contract ends.

Massive Discounts on Tours

Want to do a Contiki or Trek America after camp? Summer Camp USA has EXCLUSIVE discounts to save you $$$!

Discounted Airfares

Katrina, our in-house STA Travel agent, will sort you out with great flight and tour deals to the USA. Contact her on 0800 55 66 90 or email katrina.savage@statravel.com

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