Counselors in Training Summer Program (13-16yrs old)
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C.I.T Application are no longer available. Please apply next year!

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 2017 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.

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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. Applicants will then be schedule for a mandatory CIT Showcase on either Saturday, April 22 or Saturday, April 29 (see application for more information).
  4. After showcases have been completed, accepted applicants will have to attend a mandatory training on Friday, June 16, 2017. Program fees are due after an applicant has been accepted into the program.

Important Dates

  1. Application Deadline: April 17, 2017 by 5:00pm. Late applications will not be accepted!
  2. CIT Showcases: April 22, 2017 or April 29, 2017
  3. Mandatory training: June 16, 2017

City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404
(650) 286-3200