SPRING 2024: Nearly all positions filled, with limited openings for Counselor and Crew. Apply today!

Make plans now to grow in your faith, develop as a leader, and make a difference this summer! @campglissonstaff

Why Work At Glisson?

“I learned a lot about how to work with new people and how to be a good leader. I also learned a lot more about who I am as a person and who God created me to be.” – 2023 Summer Staff

“Hey [counselors]! We just wanted to say thank you for being like the best counselors ever and making this actually the best week of our lives. We had so much fun. Thank you for helping us grow closer to God. We love you all so much!” – 2023 Campers

Job Descriptions

See below for descriptions of open positions on the North Georgia Camp & Retreat Ministries Summer Team (Glisson, ELI, Grow Day Camps) for Summer 2024. Note that summer staff positions fulfill requirements for internship credit within a wide variety of studies. Contact directors@ngcrm.org to inquire about internship credit.


Grow+ELI Site Director

Crew Team Leader

Outpost Team Leader

Sparrowwood Team Leader

Village Team Leader

Year-Round Intern


Challenge Course

 Healthcare Assistant (open)

Healthcare Manager

Media: Photo

Media: Video

Store & Crafts

Worship & Hospitality



ELI Participant (ongoing)

• Outpost Counselor

• Sparrowwood Counselor

Village Counselor (open)

• Alumni Gap: Separate Application


Glisson’s Crew position serves as a half-summer servant leadership intensive for graduating seniors. Crew members develop a tight-knit Christian community while providing mission-critical behind-the-scenes support to make camp happen (lifeguarding, dining hall, challenge course, and more).

 Crew Member (open)

Application & Hiring Process


Applications for open Summer Staff 2024 positions are ongoing until filled – start your application today!


After applications have been reviewed, we will contact applicants with a status update and, if applicable, interview details.


After all interviews have taken place and references reviewed, job offers will be sent to accepted candidates. When offers are accepted, hiring paperwork will be sent to each staff member. Your staff agreement is not complete until you’ve completed 100% of your hiring papers.

Summer Staff Testimonials

“This summer I learned many things about myself. I grew in confidence and happiness. I made new friends and memories I will keep forever. I tried lots of new things and some were very hard, but overall I just wanna keep serving people and showing people Jesus’s love.” – 2023 Summer Staff

“I have learned how to adapt. How to support myself. How to thrive in chaotic situations. And what it truly means to love and support those around me.” – 2023 Summer Staffer