Trollbacken Junior/Senior Counselors


This page contains information about the Trollbacken Junior and Senior Counselor Application Process.
Download the Counselor Application Form
Return by May 27, 2017


Applicants Background

Your background when seeking a junior or senior counselor position should include

  • Interested in learning about Sweden, its culture and language
  • Interested in working with children ages 7-13

Applicants Qualifications

  • First year Junior Counselor in training: Should have finished 8th grade.
  • Second year Junior counselor in-training: should have finished 9th grade.
  • Senior Counselor: Current High School student (finished 10th grade) or recent graduate.

Important Note! Counselors

  • Having been a Camper or Counselor in previous years does not automatically guarantee you for a Jr. or Sr. Counselor position.

Compensation

  • First year Junior counselor in-training will pay full tuition and receive $50 as compensation for their work (finished 8th grade).
  • Second year Junior counselors in- training will pay half of the tuition fee and will receive $50 as compensation for their work. (finished 9th grade).
  • Senior counselors (must have finished 10th grade) will receive free tuition and $75 in compensation for their work for their first year as a Counselor in training, $125 for the second year and $150 for the third year.

Counselor Application

Contact

  • For more information, please contact us via email director@trollbacken.org or contact Tina Kreft-Tengblad 503-296-4884.