GFC Year-Round Staff

Staff Year Round Events at gfc!

Greene Family Camp brings magic to campers all year round, and we look for spectacular staff members to create camp magic at our year-round events! Check the staffing opportunities for 2023-2024 and apply to staff a year-round event! Questions? Email

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Fall Camp October 27 – 29, 2023 1st – 8th grade
Fall Family Camp 
November 10 – 12, 2023 All aged families 
Spring Family Camp February 9 – 11, 2024 All aged families 
Spring Camp
March 1 – 3, 2024 1st-8th grade 
JFAM Family Camp April 12 – 14, 2023 Younger Families

*Buses available to and from GFC from Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston 

*Flight reimbursements up to $400 available for flying from outside Texas/Oklahoma for staff

Year-Round Staffing Salary

Year-Round counselor base salary is $200. If you were an Avodah for Summer 2023, base salary is $175.

Bonus Opportunities:

  • Multiple Events: If you work 3+ events, earn an extra $25 for EACH event (3rd- $25, 4th- $50, 5th- $75)
  • Refer a Friend: Earn $50 for each referral that works an entire event
  • Bus Counselor: Earn an additional $50 for supervising on a bus to and from Dallas, San Antonio, Austin, or Houston (*You must reach out to Shira to do this)
  • Junior Counselor: If you were a junior counselor in 2023, you will receive an extra $25

What will I do as a counselor?

Family Camps

Family Camp and JFAM Family Camp are weekends designed for families to experience camp togetherWe will once again partner with Foundation for Jewish Camps. Our Fall and Spring Family Camps are open to all families, from early childhood-aged campers to high school. Our JFAM Family Camp in April will be geared for families with children 8 years-old and younger. All campers will sleep with their parents and will participate in activities during specific periods of the day with “bunks.” When you are not with your assigned group of campers, you will be helping overall with the event facilitating activities and creating camp magic for all. For this event, we are looking for staff who are great with our younger campers, new campers, and returning campers and can provide top level customer service to our adult family members on-site!  

Fall and Spring Camp

Camp Weekends are weekends that most mirror our summer camp experience. Open for elementary and middle school campers, Spring Camp offers the fun of the summer packed into one weekend. Over this less than 48-hour experience, campers will experience a classic camp Shabbat, chugs and hagigahs (sports and art activities), free-time, bonding with bunkmates and making new friends. This weekend is designed as a camp reunion for veteran campers and a chance for new campers to try out a taste of camp to see if they’d like to join for the summer. As a staff member, you’ll be assigned to a bunk of no more than 12 campers of one age group and will be their counselor for the weekend. This means spending the entire weekend making their weekend magical and ensuring the safety of all our campers: sleeping in the bunk with campers, assisting them at meals and eating with them, participating and leading pre-planned in activities, serving as the comforting adult when they might be missing home, and creating a weekend of memories and camp magic.