Summer Camps

The Recreation Commission offers great summer programs which provide children and young teens with unique and affordable opportunities. Enjoy fun summer activities in a safe environment with trained staff. This summer we are adding an educational enrichment component in order to address academic needs of our campers. While continuing to provide fun recreational activities such as swimming, exciting field trips, and creative art & crafts projects.

Summer Camp Office:
6429 Bishop Avenue, Columbia, SC 29203
Derrek Pugh, Summer Camp and Afterschool Program Supervisor, (803) 754-6720, ext. 218

 

Staff Requirements for RCRC Summer Camp and Afterschool Programs

Directors and Assistant Directors –Must have a valid High School Diploma/GED and 3 years’ experience in child care or a valid Bachelor’s Degree.  You must be able to provide proof of education and experience prior to employment (A copy of diploma/GED or degree).

Counselors – Must have a valid High School Diploma/GED and 6 consecutive months of experience in child care or a valid certificate from the Teacher Education And Compensation Helps (T.E.A.C.H.) Early Childhood Scholarship Program. You must be able to provide proof of education and experience prior to employment (A copy of diploma/GED or Certificate).