Teen Assistants
Stay tuned for summer 2022 teen assistant application information!
Teen Assistants
Stay tuned for summer 2022 teen assistant application information!

Teen Assistants are a vital part of our summer camp team! They make a huge impact on campers’ weeks and receive community service hours or First Act credit that can be used for classes and camp tuition. Are you a student age 13 or above who is interested in being a 2021 Teen Assistant? We will be hiring a limited number of teen assistants for this year’s camps. See the information below on how to apply and sign up for a virtual interview. We can’t wait to meet with you!

Interview Dates

Teen Assistant interviews for summer 2021 will take place via Zoom calls on:

Please complete the application process described below to sign up for an interview slot. If you have any questions about interviews or the application process, please email campcoordinator@firstactkc.org.

Application Process

Here’s how to apply to be a 2021 First Act Summer Camp Teen Assistant:


Complete the online teen assistant application form.

Make sure you completely and thoughtfully fill out all parts of the application and that both you and your parent or guardian sit down together to sign the student/parent commitment portion. At the end of the application, you will be able to schedule your interview date and time; make sure to mark this date on your calendar.


Obtain a letter of reference written and signed by an adult UNRELATED to you

This reference should explain how he or she knows you and why he or she believes you would be a good Summer Camp Teen Assistant. This letter can be uploaded into the application form or emailed by the writer or student to campcoordinator@firstactkc.org. It should be received prior to your interview date. IF YOU APPLIED IN 2020, YOU DO NOT NEED TO PROVIDE A NEW LETTER OF REFERENCE UNLESS YOU WANT TO DO SO. WE WILL PULL YOUR PREVIOUS LETTER FROM YOUR FILE.


Make sure you have completed the medical release form.

If you have already filled this form out for the 2020-2021 season, you do not need to complete it again. Please reach out to campcoordinator@firstactkc.org if you are unsure if we have your form on file.


Complete the Summer 2021 COVID student release.


Watch for a Zoom link to be emailed and be prepared for your Zoom call at the interview time you chose. We can't wait to talk with you!

Camp Dates:

June 7-11, 2021

Xtreme - A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

June 14-18, 2021

Musical Theatre - Annie Kids

June 21-25, 2021

Musical Theatre - The Jungle Book Kids

June 28-July 2, 2021

Musical Theatre - Annie Kids

July 12-16, 2021

Musical Theatre - The Jungle Book Kids

July 19-23, 2021

Xtreme - The Dark Knight and the Shadows

July 26-30, 2021

Musical Theatre - Annie

August 2-6, 2021

Musical Theatre - The Jungle Book Kids