Are you looking for the best summer job ever? Look no further because the 76ers Basketball Camps is hiring camp counselors to work across our locations in the tri-state area from mid-June through August!
Join our mission-driven team for a fun and rewarding summer! Make a positive impact on children while receiving comprehensive training, professional development, unique resume building and networking opportunities. 76ers Basketball Camps offers competitive compensation, accredited internships and field work hours for graduate and undergraduate students, CEU credits for teachers, flexible schedules, year-round aftercare, mentoring opportunities and an employee referral program consisting of bonuses and 76ers Basketball Camps gear!
What will you do all summer (in addition to having fun with your campers and fellow team members)? A Counselor is responsible for:
Supervising campers [ages five (5) to thirteen (13)]
Actively participating in all camp activities
Providing a safe and fun learning environment and serving as a positive role model
Assisting Directors in the implementation of 76ers Basketball Camp curriculum
76ers Basketball Camps is hiring motivated leaders with prior basketball coaching experience who believe in our mission, build positive relationships and ensure the well-being of our campers.
Position Scope Factors
Counselor hours are from 8:30am-4:00pm; Monday Friday. Start and end times may vary depending on the location and camp. Counselors also have the opportunity to work extended hours for additional income. Depending on the location, Counselors work up to five (5) consecutive weeks in mid-June and August.
Essential Job Responsibilities
Supervise a group of 10 campers along with a co-counselor(s) focusing on basketball fundamentals, safety, security, and personal/skill development
Work effectively with co-counselors and collaborate on daily responsibilities
Promote and actively participate in all camper activities
Assist Coaches and Directors with camp programs
Complete assigned paperwork
Serve as a positive role model to campers
Exhibit 76ers Basketball Camp Core Values at all times and to adhere to all company policies
Other responsibilities as assigned
Position Competencies for Success
Understand and support the mission of 76ers Basketball Camp
Commit to the growth and development of 76ers Campers
Work effectively with others in all levels of the organization in a professional manner
Demonstrate outstanding communication skills; using clear, concise and professional language when interacting with campers, camp families and colleagues
Be responsible, reliable and safe
Always have a positive, can-do attitude
Be patient, caring and creative
Produce consistent, high-quality work
Demonstrate excellent judgment; identify problems and work quickly to find solutions
Be a flexible, adaptive and a team staff member
Desire to make a difference in the life of a 76ers Camper
Prior experience working with children, examples include but are not limited to; teaching, coaching, academic/athletic tutoring, camp counselor, youth volunteer, classroom assistant, etc.
Previous camp counselor experience preferred
Minimum of seventeen (17) years of age
Must be a rising High School senior
Reports directly to the Camp Director. May also take direction from and is overall accountable to the Assistant Director.
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements
Possess physical capacity to fulfill all essential job functions responsibilities listed above
This job description is subject to change at any time.