Summer Recreation Employment

Become a Summer Counselor or Junior CounselorThe West Goshen Park and Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for the positions of  counselor and junior counselor for the 2013 Summer Recreation Program.

Summer Counselor - Application Deadline Extended to May 16th
The Park and Recreation Department will accept applications for the position of counselor through Thursday, May 16, 2013.  Summer counselors are required to plan, lead and actively supervise a variety of age appropriate recreational activities such as sports, games, crafts, special events and field trips for children between the ages of five and twelve. Counselors are responsible for the direct supervision and wellbeing of the participants while communicating and enforcing program rules and expectations outdoors in a team environment. In addition to working weekday mornings, summer counselors are assigned to one Afternoon Sports Clinic per week instructing activities such as tennis, soccer, tee ball, and skateboarding. Summer counselor applicants are required to be 18 years of age, hold current first aid / CPR certification and have a high school diploma by June 24, 2013.

Interested applicants may download the West Goshen Township Application for Employment in Adobe PDF format, or may pick one up at the West Goshen Administrative Building Monday through Thursday between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM. Return completed applications to:


West Goshen Township
Summer Recreation Office
1025 Paoli Pike
West Chester, PA 19380


For more information contact Summer Program Coordinator Tom Steines at 610-696-5266 or at tsteines@westgoshen.org.  West Goshen Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.