Camp America is a cultural exchange programme that gives young people just like you, the chance to participate on nine week placements in the USA. Your role can vary from looking after the kids on camp and teaching activities as a Counsellor, to looking after the camp in a Campower role. You also get 30 days at the end of placement to travel the USA and explore all the country has to offer. Road Trip. We give you the opportunity to spend your summer doing something different whilst making an impact and gaining new skills, new friends and memories that will last a lifetime. Camp America is recognised and supported by employers and academic institutions all over the world, making this an amazing and unique addition to your CV. In fact, you might struggle to add all of the new employability skills that you're going to gain. Camp America is for everyone. There are no qualifications required. So whether you’re already studying, about to start, looking for a career break or taking a gap year – the Camp America programme will fit perfectly into your summer break. So what are you waiting for? Sign up with us now for more info.

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What makes your company different from similar gap year providers?

Established in 1969, we’re the biggest international summer camp staff provider recruiting thousands of young people each year to work on hundreds of amazing summer camps all across the USA.

Our programme fee of £599 includes return flights to the USA, medical insurance, nine weeks food and accommodation, pocket money ($750 - $1,200), support from beginning to end plus much more.

There’s only one Camp America and that’s us. So make sure you travel with a company you can trust. We’re listed as an official J1 visa sponsor, we include medical insurance (because it’s so important), we take care of your flights (because we want to make it really easy for you) and our expert team are on hand for you every single step away.

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How many people do you take on your gap years each year?

8,000+ each year (world-wide).

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Why are you a good company to travel or work with?

Camp America is truly the most unique summer job experience you can get. You get to work with amazing people from all over the world who will become life long friends. You get to work in amazing locations and environments that our camps are located in. You get to take part in amazing activities in; Watersports, Outdoor Adventure, Sports, Performing Arts and so much more including traditional camp fun and games!

The skills and experience you will gain/build on at camp are not only going to lead to an amazing summer but also strengthen your CV and future job prospects.