Camp Spring Creek accepts applications and resumes for all staff positions throughout the year. We do not discriminate because of race, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation. Specific requirements are listed below:



Preferable AOGPE accredited at the Associate, Certified or Fellow level. Strong foundation in Orton-Gillingham, preferably with practicum already completed. An interview with our academic director, Susie van der Vorst, is required. Email



Preferably 21 years of age or older with a passion for teaching art, swimming, waterskiing, rock climbing, orienteering, or hiking. Counselors must be good role models for campers and enjoy the energy of children. An interview with our program director, Steve van der Vorst, is required. Email


General Staff

We hire many seasonal positions including chefs and prep cooks, dishwashers, housekeepers, and groundskeepers. An interview is required. Email


Background checks are performed on all hired staff.


To apply for a position at Camp Spring Creek, please print and complete the employment application and mail or fax the application to:  

Camp Spring Creek
44 Walnut Avenue
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
828-766-5032/828-765-2623 (fax)