Since its first summer in 1949, the Deutsch Family has provided children with terrific summer experiences, lasting friendships and special memories.  We know that Decoma's most important resource is our staff. Our counselors, activity specialists, and support team are what make camp so special – a place where children can expand their horizons, practice growing up, and have the time of their lives.

Decoma is looking for energetic, enthusiastic individuals who are genuinely interested in working with children.  Please fill out and submit the online staff application or call us at 847-945-4455.  We will contact you to arrange for an interview to discuss a summer position with Decoma Day Camp.


Applicants must be available every day for the entire summer camp season:

2020 camp dates:

June 8 through July 31 (Mondays through Fridays)

with several mandatory training meetings during the 2 weeks before opening day

Decoma Day Camp is a place where you can have a great summer and meet new friends. We offer a wide range of program activities and many interesting job opportunities. In preparation for your position at Decoma, you will have the benefit of an extensive training program which is second to none.  


                  SUMMER YOU'LL EVER HAVE!
 Things you’ll need:
  • Energy
  • A positive attitude
  • A love of working with kids
  • Flexibility
  • A great sense of humor