Counselors in Training Summer Program (13-16yrs old)
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C.I.T applications will be available online or at The Vibe/Recreation Center starting January 9, 2017.

Counselors in Training Summer Program (13-16yrs old)

The Parks & Recreation Department offers a creative and fun Counselor in Training (C.I.T) program designed to mold young teens into leaders. The Foster City Summer Camp staff is looking for teens to volunteer for our 2016 Summer Camp Programs (Kamp Koala, Camp Outback, & Camp Wayoutback). This year will also include some possible year-round opportunities for C.I.Ts to gain even more experience and hours through our seasonal camps and special events! The C.I.T program gives teens the opportunity to prepare for future employment by including an interviewing portion to strengthen their skills, experience working with youth, training opportunities, and a chance to serve in leading roles throughout the day in camp.

C.I.T. Application/Selection Process

  1. Applications are located at the Recreation Center (650 Shell Blvd.), Teen Center (670 Shell Blvd.) or online. Spaces are limited!
  2. You must submit a completed application to the Recreation Center or Teen Center before April 17, 2017 by 5:00pm. You can also submit by e-mailing your application to
  3. Interviews will be scheduled after April 17. Applicants will then be scheduled for an interview, date/time are all to be determined based on availability.
  4. After the group interview, accepted applicants will have to attend a mandatory training on Friday, June 17, 2016. Program fees are due after an applicant has been accepted into the program.

Important Dates

  1. Application Deadline: April 15, 2016 by 5:00pm. Late applications will not be accepted!
  2. Interviews begin: April 18, 2016
  3. Mandatory training: June 17, 2016

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