Apply to Volunteer with us!

Thank you your interest in volunteering. Volunteers are at the heart and soul of Barretstown. You play a leading role in providing the magical transformative experience we give our campers and their families. We could not do it without you.

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Volunteers at Barretstown are know as Caras , the Irish word for friend. As a Cara, you have a key role in supporting and encouraging each child to take part in all aspects of camp, while making sure they’re safe and supervised at all times. And most importantly you’ll help them have fun!

We are currently seeking volunteers for our Spring Camps, which run from Friday to Sunday each weekend.
All camp dates and requirements are listed on the application form.

Prerequisites to volunteering at camp
- 19 Years or over
- Complete an Interview
- Complete Garda Vetting
- Complete Reference Checking



As a new volunteer, you will be well supported at camp and undertake our training programme. In advance of volunteering at camp, volunteers must undertake one of the virtual training sessions below and they will also receive additional training on arrival at camp. Dates for training to be confirmed.

Barretstown Camps - Spring 2024 Volunteer Camp Calendar

All volunteers must arrive at the stated time for onsite training ...

Spring 2024 Volunteer Camps

Barretstown Camps - Summer 2024 Volunteer Camp Calendar

Interpreter and Chaperone Summer Calendar 2024 New (1)

Apply Now! Application Form