Work at Camp


An AuSM opportunity for students, para-professionals, teachers, and service providers. Make a difference this summer. As an AuSM camp counselor, you have the chance to:

  • Achieve MDE professional competencies in Autism Spectrum Disorders. (Certificates with selected competencies will be available upon request.)
  • Get valuable hands-on experience using structure, environmental supports, social stories, and individual communication systems.
  • Earn graduate credits from Hamline University. Camp is also an opportunity for students to perform undergraduate internships.
  • Apply to work any number of sessions you desire.
  • Do it! As a camp counselor, you not only gain personal experience, you touch the lives of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder by providing a unique camp experience.

Click here to view the Work at AuSM Camp flyer.

About AuSM Camp

  • All meals and staff housing with modern quarters are provided (for residential camps only).
  • Activities may include swimming, hiking, fishing, boating, crafts, nature, archery, horseback riding, and music therapy with a focus on social interaction and communication.
  • Campers are divided into groups by age, gender, and interests.
  • All sessions have program staff with a background in autism to assist the counselors.

AuSM Camp Positions/Applications

AuSM Camps are in need of counselors! Click here to view the AuSM Camp Counselor job description.

Click here for a pdf of the AuSM Camp Summer 2015 staff application.
Click here for the Word document version of the AuSM Camp Summer 2015 staff application.

Camp Hand In Hand is looking to fill a Registered Nurse position for the 2015 camp season. Click here to view the camp nurse job description.