Junior Counselor


Rising Seniors in High School are eligible to be a part of our Junior Counselor team.  Junior counselors will be assigned to a cabin and under the guidance of their cabin counselor and junior counselor leader, will learn the important skills needed to be a successful camp cousnelor.  Junior Counselor positions include Junior Cabin Counselor, Ranch Junior Counselor, and Junior Counselor Internships.

All junior counselors must be able to commit to Staff Training June 2-7, 2018.To be considered in the first round of employment offers, please complete the steps below by October 31st.  Spots are limited. 


  1. Read about our available positions and the application process.
  1. Complete an application with the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati; Go to http://myy.org/work-at-the-Y, find YMCA Camp Ernst, select Resident Camp Counselor, and complete the application.
  1. Complete a camp-specific application; Go to myycamp.campbrainstaff.com.  Returning staff should use the log in information created in 2017.  New applicants, please create a new account.
  1. Check your email for your confirmed interview time.