Summer Jobs at YMCA Camp SurfYou can spend your
summer on the beach in Southern California teaching kids and teens new skills,
confidence, and memories that last a lifetime!
Learn new skillsAt YMCA Camp Surf, we cross train all staff to teach in all program areas. That means you will learn to belay at the climbing tower, teach archery, lead crafts and beach games, and also teach surfing and body boarding.
Get Wet Every Day!
In addition to being positive mentors for our campers, all staff should be strong swimmers and confident in the ocean.
Ocean LifeguardsWe run
our own USLA certified beach lifeguard service. We offer a rigorous training and certification process to run our waterfront. If you are a competitive swimmer with surfing or other ocean experience, this may be the perfect challenge for you!
Positions AvailableProgram Instructor
Teach outdoor education to k-12 students utilizing our amazing access to the pacific ocean. Also be part of a camp team and instruct recreational activities ranging from surfing, climbing, archery, and more!
Certify through USLA as a beach ocean lifeguard and combine beach lifeguarding with a traditional summer camp experience.