Stamford Recreation Open Positions
Counselor In Training Program For Teens Ages 14-15
The program is designed to train students to be future camp counselors. Students that are accepted into the program will work during the summer from 8:30AM – 3:00PM Monday through Friday and will be placed at one of our three large Day Camps.
All applicants must be 14 by March 1st, 2020. Applications will be available beginning January 2nd, 2020 on-line at www.stamfordrecreation.com All candidates will be required to take & pass a written test to be eligible for an interview. Applications must be turned in on your test date. Students can register for the test @ www.stamfordrecreation.com .The program is limited to 30 counselors in training. Interviews will begin after the test dates and students that qualify for an interview will be contacted.
Interviewing for the position does not guarantee the applicant a position in the program. Interviews will be held Monday through Thursday afterschool from 2:00PM – 4:30PM only! The C.I.T program is not a paid position, but looks great on college applications. However, if the applicant turns 15 years old by June 1st, 2020 he or she will be eligible to receive a $500.00 stipend if they successfully complete the program. All candidates will be required to go through an interview to be selected.For more information please call Bertrand Oubida, Recreation Leader at 203-977-4644.
JC Test Date Information Test Dates:
Stamford Recreation Star Center, 1170 Shippan Ave
Friday, February 14, 2020 – 11:00AM – 11:45AM
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 – 2:30PM – 3:15PM
Note: If you are selected at the end of the process for this program, students will not be permitted vacation days off during the summer.
Summer Job Applications Available Starting In December
If you enjoy working with children and are looking for a summer job then look no further. Applications will be available starting December 9th for summer camp counselor positions.. We are also looking for Directors, Assistant Directors, Arts & Crafts Instructor, Sports Instructors and Special Education Paras. For more information you can email Scott Kassouf /SKassouf@stamfordct.gov or Contact Bertrand Oubida/ BOubida@stamfordct.gov
Volunteer Program For Teens Ages 13 -16
Where: Recreation Star Center, 1170 Shippan Ave
When: January – March
Day: Monday – Saturday
Do you have a teenager looking to complete volunteer ours for school, church or community service, then look no further. This winter we will be offering the opportunity for students ages 13-16 to volunteer at the Star Center with afterschool, evening and weekend programs. Our staff will set up a schedule that will work for your teen and at the completion off their hours will receive a signed letter confirming their volunteer work.
Space is limited so don’t wait! For more information email
Scott Kassouf @ firstname.lastname@example.org