Assistant Instructor

Assistant Instructors help the Lead Instructor to oversee their designated camp. They will have a group of students attending their camp that range in age anywhere from 4 year olds up to 14 year olds, depending on the camp. They will work on a team with a combination of lead instructors and counselors with the support of the Camps Coordinator, Meaghan D'Abrosca, who handles logistics such as registration, billing, and purchasing materials for the camps. Please read the available positions below, and send a resume and brief cover letter telling us which job you are applying for and why to Meaghan at if you're interested in any of the positions. References may be requested at the time of hire. 


Gardens + Greens Camp Assistant Instructor

Dates and Times

  • Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm (minus 4th of July)
  • Weeks of 7/5, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8, 8/15, 8/22

Essential Duties

  • Assistant in leading a group of a maximum of 16 students ages 4 - 6
  • Help facilitate both morning and afternoon programming consisting of various outdoor hikes, gardening, crafts, reading, water play, and more
  • Contribute to and participate in other daily camp activities, check-in and check-out, and snack and lunch supervision


  • Genuine love and interest in working with children and/or education
  • Ability to maintain an excellent work ethic, a high level of energy and enthusiasm each day
  • Flexibility to meet changing needs and demands while balancing multiple tasks efficiently 
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a team, with an openness to feedback and a desire to grow professionally
  • A great communicator with families and guardians 
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by the start of camp to ensure staff and campers are as safe and healthy as possible and to comply with enhanced health and safety protocols  

Experience & Education 

  • College degree preferred but not required
  • Preferred experience with the age group you will be leading
  • Experience working in a camp or enrichment program setting a plus


Lincoln School is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Members of underrepresented groups and all persons committed to culturally responsive teaching are strongly encouraged to apply. Lincoln School values having diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from people of color, women, and people who are multilingual and share our commitment to educating girls to fearlessly embrace the opportunities and responsibilities of full citizenship in a complex world.