Summer camp jobs at Funside

Join Funside and spend your summer as a camp leader in Hungary

At Funside you can join Hungary’s largest international summer camp at Lake Balaton or our day camp in the city of Budapest.

At Funside we are proud to be Hungary’s leading organizer of international summer camps for 10 years and counting. Our Funside Balaton overnight camp at beautiful Lake Balaton offers as many as 20 different classes, the largest selection of any camp in the region, and has a large staff of enthusiastic and young camp leaders committed to creating the an unforgettable summer experience for our 7 to 17 year-old campers. Our camps are popular both with local children and with foreign campers, who represent close two dozen European countries each summer. At Funside Budapest, our bilingual day camp in the city, we provide 5 to 12 year-old kids with an educational and fun daily camp program all throughout the summer break.

Videos from the camps

To watch more camp videos from Funside Balaton, choose from the top left corner of the YouTube box or click here. To watch videos from Funside Budapest click here.

If you share our passion, don’t hesitate to apply today for a spot on our team.

What we offer:

  • Fulfilling work and a great summer experience
  • Being part of a young and motivated team
  • Valuable teaching experience
  • International experience
  • Weekly salary
  • Accommodation and meals included (for overnight camps only)

2017 sessions

Funside Balaton overnight camp
Funside Budapest day camp

 

Application process

The application process for the 2017 summer season starts on February 5 (each position is open, until you see a “This position is filled” note below the description of the given position). Before applying, make sure you read the requirements for your chosen position below (click on the name of the position to see the details). We only accept applications through our online application form (we do not accept applications via email or in person).

You can apply to multiple positions on the same application form (you don’t need to fill out the form more than once even if you are applying to multiple locations or positions). Please note that speaking Hungarian is not necessary for any of the positions, but if you are a Hungarian applicant, please only fill out the Hungarian language sign-up form. (For Hungarian applicants: a magyar nyelvű jelentkezési laphoz kattints a magyar zászlóra az oldal jobb felső sarkában!)

Apply here

Click here: application form 2017

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team. Find us on LinkedIn: 

 

Positions available in 2017

English Drama Teacher / Camp Counselor, Funside Balaton overnight camp

Position: Drama Teacher / Camp Counselor

Opened for: 2017 summer season

Requirements:

  • English must be your mother tongue and you must have experience in English as a second language (ESL) teaching or teaching Drama to kids in the English language, and you must be able to prepare for your own classes, based on a curriculum and guidance provided by us
  • You must have experience in working with children or working in a camp-like environment
  • You must be a highly responsible person with high moral integrity
  • You must be at least 20 years of age
  • You must be ready to work long hours and must be physically able to meet the challenges of a summer camp environment

Tasks of English Drama Teachers / Camp Counselors:

  • Teaching drama classes in the mornings, as part of the Funside Balaton English Drama Camp
  • Taking active part in non-curricular activities during the afternoon and evening hours as a camp counselor of a group of 8 children

Sessions:

  • Sessions of the camp are between July 22 and August 12.
  • Successful candidates will take part in a one-day orientation session in Budapest on July 7.

Location:

  • Funside Balaton summer camp, at Balatongyörök, Lake Balaton, Hungary.
  • Accommodation in 3 to 5 bed bedrooms for teachers / camp counselors only. Learn more about the venue here…

Learn more about the Funside Balaton summer camp

Application form:

Click here to apply for this position

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English as a Second Language Teacher / Camp Counselor, Funside Balaton overnight camp

Position: English Teacher / Camp Counselor

Opened for: 2017 summer season

Requirements:

  • English must be your mother tongue and you must have experience in English as a second language (ESL) teaching, preferably teaching groups of children, and you must be able to prepare for your own classes, based on a curriculum and guidance provided by us
  • You must have experience in working with children or working in a camp-like environment
  • You must be a highly responsible person with high moral integrity
  • You must be at least 20 years of age
  • You must be ready to work long hours and must be physically able to meet the challenges of a summer camp environment

Tasks of ESL Teachers / Camp Counselors:

Sessions:

  • Sessions of the camp are between July 8 and August 12. Minimum number of weeks is 2, the maximum is 5.
  • Successful candidates will take part in a one-day orientation session in Budapest on July 7.

Location:

  • Funside Balaton summer camp, at Balatongyörök, Lake Balaton, Hungary.
  • Accommodation in 3 to 5 bed bedrooms for teachers / camp counselors only. Learn more about the venue here…

Learn more about the Funside Balaton summer camp

Application form:

Click here to apply for this position

See the other open positions

English as a Second Language Teacher / Camp Counselor, Funside Budapest summer day camp

Position: English Teacher / Camp Counselor

Opened for: 2017 summer season

Requirements:

  • English must be your mother tongue and you must have experience in English as a second language (ESL) teaching, preferably teaching groups of children, and you must be able to prepare for your own classes, based on a curriculum and guidance provided by us
  • You must have experience in working with children or working in a camp-like environment
  • You must be a highly responsible person with high moral integrity
  • You must be at least 20 years of age

Tasks of day camp ESL Teachers / Camp Counselors:

Sessions:

  • Sessions of the camp are between June 19 and August 15. Minimum number of weeks is 2.
  • Successful candidates will take part in an orientation session in Budapest.

Learn more about the Funside Budapest summer day camp

Location:

Funside Budapest venue

Application form:

Click here to apply for this position

See the other open positions