Sumatanga Camp and Conference Center

Sumatanga summer camp staff work hard, play hard, get dirty, sweat a lot, serve a lot, lead others and each other, participate, facilitate, cooperate, educate, inspire, and encourage for an entire wonderful and exhausting summer. We're looking for people who are willing to put themselves last... for competent and creative leaders... for team players who are willing to love and accept children and youth as they are, to appreciate procedures, to embrace small-group camping philosophy, and to serve with a selfless desire to share God's love with everyone.

Job descriptions for all paid staff positions for Summer 2017 are posted on the Camp Sumatanga website at Applications and survey references for counselors and summer operational staff(SOS) should be submitted by February 11, 2017.Once the deadline has past, we will send out the schedule for your interview time. The interviews will be Saturday, February 25th, 2017. In applying for any of the summer staff positions, please know you will be required to participate in the summer camp staff orientation and training, Monday, May 22nd – Friday, June 2nd, 2017.  You will not be given an opportunity to interview if you do not meet the deadlines. 

Important dates to remember:
  • Application deadline: February 11, 2017
  • Two reference forms: February 11, 2017
  • Interviews Dates: February 25, 2017
  • Summer camp staff orientation and training: May 22-June 2, 2017
  • 2017 Summer Camp Dates: June 4-July 23, 2017


Jonathan Gowan
Summer Camp Director
Sumatanga Camp & Conference Center
3616 Sumatanga Road
Gallant, Alabama 35972