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Jenza Gap Year Option

Jenza Gap Year opportunities

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A paid gap year opportunity, that won't leave a gap in their resume!

Working at a summer camp in America allows your students to earn money, enhance their employability and explore a new country – all in one life-shaping experience. From visa support to a pre-arranged job, our JENZA summer camp experts help take care of everything. 

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“Working with children and young adults at camp was one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done. I spent the summer outdoors, made friends for life, and came away with so many new skills. It shaped who I am today.”

Roisin, JENZA Camp Squad

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Why summer camp?
  • Spend an American summer getting paid to do what they love 

  • Minimum USD $2,000 salary, with meals and accommodation included 

  • 2-3 month job – leaving the rest of their gap year to work or travel  

  • Turn their passion into a profession – from coaching tennis to teaching art 

  • Work alongside like-minded 18-30 year olds from all over the world 

  • Supported by Camp Directors, it’s the ideal first-time travel experience

Why book now?
  • Lock in 2024 pricing for 2025 

  • Have something to motivate them to get through the year 

  • Join our monthly info sessions on gearing up for the camp season, including tips to strengthen your profile and sessions on those who have been there, done that.

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Keen to find out more?

Summer Camp USA travel talk

Thursday 13 June at 7pm NZST

Join our info session where we’ll be chatting all things camp – including how to get hired, what to expect when you get there, and how to prepare to have the ultimate camp experience. Register here. Click the button below to download a social post to share with your students.


“I met the love of my life and my best friends.” Bunk talk with camp returner and JENZA Camp Insider, Jess. Who left New Zealand for her second summer working as a waterski counsellor at Tyler Hill Camp in Pennsylvania.

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Kind regards


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