UrbanPromise Trenton partners with area universities to offer internships to qualified college students in their field of study. Both in the UPTrenton classroom and behind the scenes, these volunteers bring another level of care to our children, become role models for our StreetLeaders, and provide valuable assistance with communications, computers, and social media. We offer year-round internships and summer internships. Call our office, 609-566-4673, to learn more about our intern program and see how you can expand your horizon while serving children and teens in Trenton.

To intern for UrbanPromise Trenton, contact your school’s field-education or work-study program administrator!

2018 Summer Camp Counselor/Teacher Openings

UrbanPromise Trenton is seeking hardworking college students to work in our summer camp program as camp counselors. You will work with inner-city children ages 6–13 participating in the camp and with our teenage StreetLeaders who are all high school students in Trenton. You will teach classes and lead activities for the campers, while mentoring the high school students who also work for us with the children.

Dates of Employment:

Mid-June to July 6, part-time.  July 9 – August 10 full-time. Full time is Monday through Thursday from 7:45 AM to 4 PM with a half hour break for lunch, and Fridays, 7:45 AM to 1 PM. Part time hours in June TBD, for training, planning, and preparatory work for the camp program.


Stipend of $1500


  • Enjoy working with children
  • Pass background checks
  • Provide own transportation and housing

Preferred candidates will have:

  • Urban education, elementary education, or physical education major
  • Teaching experience
  • Strong classroom management skills

To apply: Please email your cover letter, resume, and application to