Brooklyn private independent school

Counselor in Training Program


The Counselor-in-Training (CIT) program at Berkeley Carroll is designed to prepare young adults for future leadership roles working with children in professional settings. The program is open to students entering grades 10-12. Students who are finishing 12th grade are also encouraged to apply.

CITs report directly to head counselors, faculty and program administrators, and are responsible for aiding in the supervision of summer program participants. CITs will be responsible for assisting the counselors/teachers in daily administration of the summer programs, including: ensuring the well-being and safety of all participants, administering games and activities, assisting with courses, maintaining a fun and safe environment for the participants, keeping facilities clean and assisting with signing participants in and out each day.


Creative Arts Program: CITs will work with students entering grades 3-9. The program runs from July 1 - August 2, 2024 and CITs must be able to participate in the full program.

Classic Camp and Specialty Day Camps: CITs will work with children entering grades PreK-3. The specialty camps run from June 24-August 2, 2024. CITs must be able to participate in at least two consecutive sessions.



Must be at least 15 years of age by July 1st, 2024
Must have an interest in working with children
Must have the ability to be a cooperative member of a team
Must have the desire to learn and improve on leadership and communication skills
Should be flexible and open to trying new activities and programs


Prospective CITs must complete an online application. Candidates will start being reviewed in early March and preference will be given to candidates who apply prior to March 1st. Please note that the application will not open until February 1st.