Leader In Training Coordinator


St. John’s Prep, Danvers, MA

Leader in Training Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of an intentional, developmentally appropriate, innovative Leadership curriculum that should enhance a camper’s experience and skills while developing their insight and leadership abilities for working with youth.  This position will report to the Senior Camp Coordinator.


About Summer at St. John’s

We create safe, inclusive, and choice-driven programs that grow with your child. Our developmentally appropriate camps are shaped by our community values, leaving a lasting impression upon all campers and staff for years to come.Summer at St. John’s community values are at the core of every decision we make. We encourage:

  • Kindness: Promoting stronger, more harmonious relationships and communities.
  • Community: Building strong bonds and a sense of belonging among campers and staff.
  • Honesty: Fostering trust and cooperation, contributing to personal and societal well-being.
  • Respect:Teaching respect for oneself, others, and the environment.


About St. John’s Prep

St. John’s Prep is an inclusive, Catholic, Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School for young men in grades 6 through 12. Founded on the Xaverian values of compassion, humility, simplicity, trust, and zeal, we educate students to be, do and stand for good in the world. We enroll approximately 1,500 students from more than 90 communities in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Design and implement a Leadership curriculum for the whole summer, with consideration given to different age groups and theme weeks.
  • Manage LIT 1 and 2 programs with a team of counselors as a supportive resource.
  • Responsible for maintaining supplies and equipment, and working with the summer administration team to order supplies as needed. All materials purchased will belong to the program.
  • Become a resource to the LIT community and help them develop and grow within the time that they work with this program
  • Activity Program Specialists assist with all aspects of the camp day when not scheduled in their area-including but not limited to arrival and dismissal, weather protocols, special events, etc.
  • LIT staff attend weekly field trips as staff, and also support weekly all camp activities.
  • Clear communication with leadership about camper behavior, staff issues, safety concerns, etc.
  • Camp staff day is 8:30AM – 4:15PM, with a 30 minute on campus break.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Other Job Duties:

Attendance at staff training and staff meetings is mandatory.  During the camp day, LIT staff move around campus observing LITS in placement and may be called upon to assist with programming in staff absence.  LIT Coordinator attends the weekly senior camp field trip as a staff member.



The successful candidates should have at least two years of camp/youth program experience, with at least one year of staff supervision experience.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field is a plus but not necessary.  LIT Coordinator must be able to work 9 of 10 camp weeks, and attend staff training.


Physical Aspects of the Job:

Summer at St. John’s is set on a 175-acre rolling campus with two pools and seven fields.  Candidates must be able to follow the camper schedule on foot each day, be able to lift up to 30 pounds, participate in games and activities, and maintain a healthy presence during the long outdoor camp day.




Want to learn more? 


Check out our Join Our Staff page!  Interested candidates are asked to apply online – click here to get to our registration site.


Questions can be directed to Laurel Grady at summer@stjohns.org

St. John’s Prep

Danvers, MA
Elementary, Middle School, High School