Sacramento 4-H
University of California
Sacramento 4-H

4-H Camp Staff

2020 4-H Camp--June 19-26

Please note the change in arrival and departure days for staff.  Staff will need to arrive on Friday, June 19 between 2-3pm and be picked up on Friday, June 26 between 9-10am.

Being a part of the 4-H Camp Staff happens through an application and interview process. Each year we receive more applications than we have positions for. Please consider this like a job interview and take time to prepare. We will not be able to take all applicants, regardless of their participation on staff previously.

Important Dates:

Monday, December 2, 2019

All Applications Due

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Youth Director & Recreation Leader Interviews (via Zoom-online)

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Tribe Leader, Asst Tribe Leader & Staff position Interviews

If you are unable to make this date and time, you must notify the Camp Director, Justina Sharp right away.

February-June 2020

Camp Staff Training-Friday evenings + a Saturday morning

Friday evenings (approx. 6-8:30pm) February 7, March 13, April 17, May 8

Saturday morning (approx. 9-noon) June 6

Thursday, June 18 (Camp Packing Day)

Friday, June 26 (Camp Unloading Day)

Other Important Information:

Cost for Staff = $50, due by first staff training in February

  • If staff are not current 4-H members, they will need to pay the $68 4-H enrollment fee and enroll in 

Camp staff are required to attend all trainings, unless stated during the application/interview process. Illness or emergencies are also excused.

Reminder...Camp staff will be expected to arrive on Friday, June 19 by 3pm and depart on Friday, June 26 by 10:00 am.

4-H Camp Staff Training

  • Friday, February 7
  • Friday, March 13
  • Friday, April 17
  • Friday, May 8
  • Saturday, June 6

Additional commitments

Thursday, June 19 and Friday, June 26 staff will be asked to sign up to help with one of these dates.  They will assist camp leadership in packing and/or unpacking the supplies used for 4-H Camp at the 4-H Office in Sacramento.

All training, will take place at the UCCE Sacramento 4-H Office, 4145 Branch Center Road.  Times for Friday trainings will be approximately 6-8:30 pm.


2020 4-H Camp Staff Applications are now being accepted.  Applications are online...see link below.

Camp Staff Minimum Requirements:

  • Currently or willing to enroll in 4-H.
  • Prior attendance at Camp is desired.
  • Must be in 8th grade or above by 12/31/19.
  • Complete the online application.
  • Attend the Interview on specified date.
  • Able to attend all camp staff trainings and camp June 19-26, 2020

2020 Camp Staff Application (All positions) - Apps are closed

Deadline for All Applications is Monday, December 2

4-H Camp is a partnership between Sacramento, Solano and Yolo Counties and takes place in Nevada City.  4-H Camp Staff will need to attend all trainings and 4-H Camp from June 19-26, 2020.

If you have any questions about the 4-H Camp Staff Application, Due Dates, Interview Dates, etc. please email Justina Sharp.

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