UPDATED 2/25/19-SRA is no longer accepting applications for the summer of 2019. 

Please contact Colleen@SwarthmoreRecreation.org with questions.  We will accept applications for the 2020 summer beginning January 1, 2020.  Applications and essays must be postmarked by February 20, 2020.  


SRA Summer Camp starts June 24th for 5 weeks.  (No camp on July 4th) .

Summer camp hours for the campers are   9am-11:45am, staff will stay to clean up and help with camper pick up duty.  Preschool camp is located at the Friends school on the Swarthmore College Campus, Summer camp is located in the SRS elementary school and Sports Camp is located in the gymnasium in the SRS elementary school.  Summer camp days are Monday-Thursday and Preschool and Sports Camps are Monday-Fridays.

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We are accepting applications for the following positions:  (click on position title to see job description)


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To be considered for a position for SRA Summer Camp, please complete an application and return it to the SRA offices by February 15, 2020.  Applications postmarked after February 15, 2020 will only be considered as needed.  (all applicants will get a notification when your application is received)


Swarthmore Recreation Association

ATTN:  Summer Camp 2019

P.O. Box 235

Swarthmore, PA  19081


Hiring decisions will be made by the SRA personnel committee.  Applicants that are accepted for a position will be required to submit new hire paperwork such as background clearances, I-9 form, W-4 and check deposit form.



If you have any additional questions regarding the application process, please email Colleen Murphy, SRA Executive Director, at colleen@swarthmorerecreation.org.