Join Our Staff


Camp Ramah New England is an inspiring and transformative experience. But not just for our campers. The experience of being at camp is powerful for our staff members as well.

Joining the Ramah staff means becoming a part of our Jewish family. You will have the chance to live in a community of other Jewish young people like yourself, and develop meaningful, lasting friendships with your fellow staff members. Experience Shabbat. Explore Hebrew. Celebrate Judaism. You can be a team leader, a teacher, and a role model. And, most importantly, you can help change a child’s life. What more could you ask of a summer job?



When you work at Ramah, you gain valuable professional skills. These skills are highly prized by employers in all fields and include:

  • Leadership
  • Working with a team
  • Communications
  • Conflict resolution
  • Building group morale
  • And much, much more!

Click here to hear from past Ramah staff-members about the valuable life skills they gained while working at camp, and how working at Ramah helped them in their future careers!


Hiring Criteria – Who is the right applicant for Camp Ramah?

Here are some important factors in our hiring decisions. Successful candidates:

  • Will work well with children and take care of them.
  • Will work well with other staff and as part of a team.
  • Will uphold and represent the mission and values of Ramah New England.
  • Will be a personal dugmah (example) to campers.
  • Are looking to grow and will take feedback well.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude.
  • Will be a great Jewish role model for our campers.

Click here to read our FAQs.

If you have any questions about working on staff at Camp Ramah New England, send an e-mail to Josh Edelglass, our Co-Director. He will be happy to answer any questions you might have!

Click here to submit a staff application.