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Camp Counselor Interview Questions

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Review a list of frequently asked interview questions for camp counselors.

Camp Counselor Interview Questions

With what age groups do you have experience working?

Did you attend camp as a child? What did you like about it? What did you dislike?

What do you like about working with kids?

Tell me about a time (at work or school) when you acted as a leader for a group of people. Name a type of activity you would do with children of this age group.

What would you do if one of your campers refused to do an activity with the rest of the group?

What would you do if it was raining and you had a group of twenty campers to entertain?

How would you handle a child who was misbehaving and not following instructions?

What would you do if a parent was angry with you for the way you handled a situation with their child?

Imagine one of your campers is homesick and wants to go home. What would you do?

General Job Interview Questions
In addition to job specific interview questions, you will also be asked more general questions about your employment history, education, strengths, weaknesses, achievements, goals and plans. Here's a list of the most common interview questions and examples of answers.

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