Our Instructional staff is at the heart of what sets us a part from other programs. Being a part of our Instructional team means you will be part of a nationwide family that is dedicated to embracing creativity by utilizing various technology tools. Our staff are full of energy, passionate about education, and have multi-discipline interests in the tech world. If you are not sure what courses or program type would fit your interests, one of our qualified hiring specialists can help you find your place in our community. (Please note: Instructional jobs are scheduled on a week-to-week basis, while Program and Residential positions are scheduled for the full camp duration.)
InstructorCourse Instructors are the rockstars of our summer camps. As the head of the classroom, Course Instructors lead students into explorations of gaming, filmmaking, programming, art, and robotics. They have a strong understanding of their subject matter, a genuine desire to work with and lead a group of teens or kids. They are patient, energetic, and able to let their guard down and have fun! Digital Media Academy does not offer housing assistance for this position.
Teaching AssistantTeaching Assistants help lead instructors in inspiring and motivating campers! They assist with daily instructional and classroom responsibilities as well as lead recreation activities during non-class time. Successful TAs have a passion for technology and working with kids and teens! Our TAs bring a work ethic and a high level of energy that helps ensure our campers have a memorable experience that they will never forget. TA positions are staffed based on student : staff ratios and are contingent upon class enrollment.
Our Camp Counselors get to enjoy bringing the camp spirit alive for students after a full day of course work. The overnight staff gets to live in the dormitories with the students, eat meals with them, run high-energy activities, and participate in local off-campus excursions. This position is perfect for camp enthusiasts who love working with kids and traveling. Since we provide your housing and meals, why not explore a little this summer? (Please note: Instructional jobs are scheduled on a week-to-week basis, while Program and Residential positions are scheduled for the full camp duration.)
Overnight Camp CounselorOvernight Camp Counselors are responsible for the residential experience for our teen campers who stay on campus overnight. Overnight Camp Counselors live on campus for the full duration of the summer program dates. In addition to organizing and participating in one or more activities each evening, Overnight Counselors are responsible for fostering an exciting and positive experience for all campers while enforcing rules and curfews. Applicants for this role must be at least 20 years old by June 2020 to be considered. Housing, parking passes, and meal plans are provided for Overnight Camp Counselors.
The program staff is vital in maintaining the mission of Digital Media Academy, while fostering community amongst all staff members. Each role is specialized in managing tasks and departments that keep the camp running at the highest quality possible for our staff and students. Program staff gets to be involved in all aspects of camp operations and logistics, as well as getting the unique opportunity to interact with students in and out of the classroom. If you are having a hard time selecting just one position, apply for multiple positions that interest you and our staff will help you find your place within DMA. (Please note: Instructional jobs are scheduled on a week-to-week basis, while Program and Residential positions are scheduled for the full camp duration.)
Camp DirectorCamp Directors are the trusted inspirational leaders of our camps! They preside over the operation of the day and night program (where offered). Camp Directors manage and support all camp staff including setting the overall culture and energy of the camp. The Camp Director will have overall responsibility for the smooth operation of the summer camp program on-site. They serve as the location supervisor by managing and supporting the camp program operational team and instructional team, while supervising the Digital Media Academy experience for campers and parents.
Digital Media Academy does not provide housing assistance for this position. A Monday-Friday lunch plan and parking pass (if needed) are provided by DMA.
Day Camp CounselorOur Day Camp Counselors (DCCs) are responsible for fostering an exciting and positive experience for all campers while enforcing rules inside and outside of the classroom. DCCs are tasked with supporting our program staff and classroom staff by assisting with administrative tasks including but not limited to managing student behavior, tracking supplies, assisting with student inquiries when needed, and organizing and facilitating break time activities. DCCs help to create a fun, efficient, and welcoming environment while ensuring that camp operations run smoothly and efficiently. Counselors are expected to be professional, enthusiastic, organized and flexible go-getters with a knack for bringing teams together.
Assistant Camp DirectorAssistant Camp Directors are enthusiastic leaders of our camps who work closely with the Camp Director in overseeing the operation of the day and night programs (where offered). This role requires a person who is able to wear many hats to ensure a smooth operation including providing oversight of many of the technical aspects of the camp as well as many of the administrative tasks. Digital Media Academy does not provide housing assistance for this position. A Monday-Friday lunch plan and parking pass (if needed) are provided by DMA.
Tech & Logistics AssistantTech Assistants assist the Program and Assistant Directors to ensure that the Digital Media Academy camper and staff experience is positive through consistent monitoring and maintenance of each camp’s technical systems and equipment. Tech Assistants provide technical support for multiple computer labs as well as support campus connectivity, tech assets, and ensure that our standards of excellence in the student experience are reflected in the condition of technical materials provided in the classrooms.Digital Media Academy does not provide housing assistance for this position. A Monday-Friday lunch plan and parking pass (if needed) are provided by DMA.