Counselor Application

To apply for a counselor, CIT or staffer position, complete and submit this form and write a letter as instructed below. Letters will be accepted beginning January 1st.

Position you are applying for:

Number of previous years at Hummingbird Music Camp

Contact Information

Instrument you plan on playing during camp session:

Schedule of 2017 Camp Weeks

Week Start Date End Date
Week 1 May 28 June 04
Week 2 June 04 June 11
Week 3 June 11 June 18
Week 4 June 18 June 25
Week 5 June 25 July 02
Week 6 July 02 July 09
Week 7 July 09 July 16
Week 8 July 16 July 23
Week 9 July 23 July 30

Note: Counselors, counselors in training, and staffers must be able to work in positions for one summer session, two consecutive weeks, except for week nine.

Session one – Weeks 1 & 2 Music and Art both weeks
Session two – Weeks 3 & 4 Music/Chess week 3; Music/Art week 4
Session three – Weeks 5 & 6 Music/Art week 5; Music week 6
Session four – Weeks 7 & 8 Music and Art both weeks
Session five – Week 9 Music

Music Camp Weeks

I wish to apply for the following 1st choice week or2nd choice week of Music Camp

Week 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9

Art Camp Weeks

I wish to apply for the following 1st choice week or2nd choice week of Art Camp

Week 1Week 2Week 4Week 5Week 7Week 8

Chess Camp Week

I wish to apply for Chess Camp Week

Week 3

Write 2-3 paragraphs of why you are the best person for this position. Also, please describe any non-camp participation in music and other activities.

 

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Please include the following information:

  • Full name, address, area code, phone number, and email address
  • Birthdate, grade and school you will attend in the fall
  • Instrument you plan on playing during the camp session
  • Position you are applying for
  • Session (weeks) you would like to attend (1st and 2nd choice)
  • Past experience and number of years at Hummingbird
  • Your participation in music and other activities
  • A recent photo of yourself (will not be returned)

Mail this letter to:

Hummingbird Music Camp/Staff Position Application
Attention: Sally Chapman
104 Hummingbird Road
Jemez Springs, New Mexico 87025

Note: Staffers, CITs and Counselors must be able to work in positions for one summer session (two consecutive weeks) except for week nine.

Session one – Weeks 1 & 2 Music and Art both weeks

Session two – Weeks 3 & 4 Music/Chess week 3; Music/Art week 4

Session three – Weeks 5 & 6 Music/Art week 5; Music week 6

Session four – Weeks 7 & 8 Music and Art both weeks

Session five – Week 9 Music

If you have any questions or concerns about these positions or the application, call Sally Chapman on our Camp phone: (575) 829-3060