YMCA Camp Flaming Arrow


Work at Camp!

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There are moments in your life that make you and set the course of who you're going to be. Sometimes they're little, subtle moments. Sometimes they're big moments you never saw coming. No one asks for their life to change, but it does. It's what you do afterward that counts. That is when you find out who you are. For me.. camp was one of those moments. — a former Summer Staff member

Looking to Apply?

Click on the link below to apply for a position at camp. Search for jobs by location; all of CFA's jobs are located in "Hunt, TX." If you cannot locate these options, call camp at 830-238-4631.

Online Application

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Some of the benefits of working at YMCA Camp Flaming Arrow are:

  • Getting to spend your summer in the beautiful Texas Hill Country on the banks of the refreshing Guadalupe River
  • Free room and board
  • Opportunity to meet other staff from around the United States and beyond
  • Time off consists of one weekly 24-hour day off between sessions, two 6 hour blocks off during the week and daily time off of 1 hour minimum.
  • Competitive Salary along with opportunities for advancement
  • The option to fulfill internship or college credit
  • Certifications in First Aid, CPR, lifeguarding and high ropes at no cost to you.
  • Having your life changed forever and..
  • Being able to impact the life of a child for the better!

Is YMCA Camp Flaming Arrow the camp for me?

Are you able to pass a drug test?  All staff are drug tested prior to reporting for work and random drug tests are performed regularly through out employment. 

Do you agree with the mission of the YMCA and can you help further the goals stated within? Are you willing to make a commitment to the diverse children served by camp, by arriving and remaining at camp for the agreed upon period?  Are you willing to remember that attitude is everything and your attitude will directly relate to your performance at camp?  Are you willing to try new things, be positive and learn from your mistakes? Do you agree to not abuse or mistreat any child, staff member or camp property? According to camp policy, tobacco usage, including, but not limited to smoking, dipping, or chewing is prohibited during work hours and at all times on camp grounds.  Can you comply with the camp’s restricted tobacco policy? According to Camp policy, alcohol use or influence while on duty and illegal or prescription drug abuse is prohibited during employment and at all times on camp grounds.  Can you comply with this policy?

If you are an energetic person looking to make difference in the lives of children or if you're looking for a new adventure, then camp may just be the place for you.  We have a wide variety of positions available as well as internships during our summer camp and spring time frames.

Are you right for camp?

It takes all kinds of people to make camp awesome, so don’t hesitate, contact us today or apply now.

YMCA Camp Flaming Arrow, located in Hunt, TX just west of Kerrville on the Guadalupe River, has been serving children since 1927.  We serve up to 140 campers per session for eight one-week sessions. Our children come from many diverse backgrounds creating an atmosphere of learning for both the campers and our staff.  So come on out to play; you might just learn something new!

Have questions? Call us at 830-238-4631

Hey Hey CFA, come on out to work & play
And make a difference today!

YMCA Mission

To put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs
that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

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