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Join Our Game On! Staff Team

Game On! invites all men and women to review the position descriptions below. We are confident that your employment experience with Game On! will be the ultimate in rewarding and pure fun. No doubt you will grow as a person, a teacher, and an athlete and come away with cherished memories that will last you a lifetime.

Game On! Sports Camp 4 Girls is looking for high school and college athletes, coaches and teachers who share our passion for sports, fitness, kids, camp, and fun to join our staff team.

Positions we’re currently searching for:

  • Director
  • Assistant Directors
  • Sports Director (Basketball, Softball, Soccer, Tennis, Lacrosse, Volleyball)
  • Coach Counselor
  • Coach in Training (CIT)
  • Communications Director
  • Groundskeeper
  • Setup / Clean-up Crew
  • Utility Position
  • Director of Camp Administration


Director

Game On! Sports Camps 4 girls are dedicated to creating an exceptional, customized, and nurturing sports camp experience for girls. Game On’s Mission is to work with girls ages   4 – 14, to develop or enhance their appreciation and appetite for sports & fitness.  We recognize that even the slightest bit of progress means confidence and empowerment for our campers. The program is also committed to utilizing the power of sport to teach life skills, positive values and healthy habits. In essence, Game On! harnesses the power of sport to create strong girls, both in body and mind. The Camp Director responsibility is to execute that Mission every day at camp. The Camp Directors establish the personality and energy of camp and is responsible for:

  • Securing and Maintaining a safe and fun CAMP environment;
  • Being the ultimate Role model for Staff and Campers;
  • Daily Camp Energy;
  • Organizing and Executing Daily camp schedule including morning team stations and afternoon optionals;
  • Organizing and executing special camp events and theme week activities;
  • Coordinating and managing camp field trips;
  • Scheduling, coordinating and executing guest clinics: bringing in as many volunteer collegiate and pro women athletes and coaches and other VIAs/VICs (Very important athletes and/or coaches);
  • Managing and motivating camp staff;
  • Interacting with Campers;
  • Coordinating equipment needs and maintaining equipment;
  • Maintaining good relations with facility host;
  • Taking quality care of facility property;
  • Attending and aiding in the supervision of Game On! events during the school year to the extent possible;

Requirements for job of Camp Director:

  • Strong Athletic background a plus;
  • Current involvement in sports and fitness;
  • Experience in Coaching or Instructing kids in Sports;
  • Self Motivated;
  • Love of Sports and Kids;
  • Passionate about the chance to empower young girls and hook them for life when it comes to participation in sports and fitness;
  • Energy comparable to the Eveready Bunny;
  • Warm and Dynamic Personality including sense of humor;
  • Strong leadership capabilities balanced by the ability to be a team player;
  • Networked in community a plus;
  • Supreme patience;
  • Strong Management skills;
  • Great communication skills;
  • An appreciation for the benefits of sports in the lives of young children;
  • Superb references

Assistant Directors

Game On! Assistant Directors will report to the Camp Director and assume any and all roles and responsibilities delegated by the Director. Typically the Director and Assistant Directors will work closely as a team, with the Director technically taking on overall responsibility. Consequently, we look for the Assistant Director to possess most of the same qualifications as the Director. (See above.) Assistant Directors may also take on the role of a Sports Director when appropriate.

SPORTS DIRECTOR POSITION

Depending upon the particular camp site, Game On! hires Sports Directors in Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Softball & Lacrosse. A Sports Director will create & execute a detailed summer program, designed to help girls, grades pre-K through 8th, to learn the fundamentals & grow as an athlete in the specific sport. With a focus on fun & the joy of sport, directors will supervise and provide hands-on teaching. Sports Directors will also play an integral role in creating a safe, spirited and warm camp environment, with substantial involvement in all other facets of the “Game On! camp” experience as per direction from the camp Directors.

Desired Skills & Expertise

  • Experience coaching and teaching young kids in the particular sport;
  • Strong Athletic background (competitive, higher level experience in the sport is a plus);
  • A keen understanding of and passion for the empowerment of girls through sports;
  • Current involvement in sports and fitness;
  • Love for sports and kids;
  • Strong communication skills especially when it comes to kids;
  • Self Motivated;
  • Energy comparable to the Eveready Bunny;
  • Warm and Dynamic Personality including sense of humor;
  • Strong leadership capabilities balanced by the ability to be a team player;
  • Supreme patience;
  • Organized and responsible;
  • Team player
  • Role model
  • Great references

On a weekly basis, the Sports Director will submit a plan, organized into mornings and afternoons, that will detail the skill or skills of the week, the contests that incorporate development of those skills, and optional activities including wacky games and/or recreational, and/or advanced skill development or play. He or she will also submit the “challenge” for the upcoming Challenge Course Friday.

As a side note, the Sports Director may be called upon to plan an appropriate activity that corresponds with Olympic Week, Color War Week, Goofy Olympics or other such special events. Sports Directors also lead teams created for these special events.

COACH (COUNSELOR):

Game On! Sports Camp 4 Girls, a unique summer day camp dedicated to creating an exceptional sports camp experience for girls grades pre-K through 8th, is looking for Coaches. With a focus on the joy of sport through fun, Coaches will supervise a group of approximately 8 to 12 girls as they rotate through various sports stations and other fun activities, attend field trips, and fulfill other assigned responsibilities. Note that depending on the camp site, you may be required to ride a bus..

CHARACTERISTICS WE LOOK FOR IN A COACH:

Experience working with young kids;

Strong athletic background;

A passion for sports;

A passion for working with young kids;

A keen understanding of and passion for the empowerment of girls through sports;

Energetic, patient, warm & spirited;

Responsible and organized;

Good communicator;

Team player – willing to work and blend with the Game On! program and staff;

Great sense of humor;

Ability to work hard and stay focused;

Any past experience as a camper, CIT, or counselor a plus;

Creativity;

An appreciation for the benefits of sports in the lives of young children;

Great references.

MEDIA DIRECTOR:
 Our Media Director will create and develop video and photo albums throughout the camp season. Responsibilities will include taking daily photos and creating video for uploading onto our website and Youtube or Vimeo channels.   Qualifications include solid experience in creating video and digital photography along with the skills to upload, organize and incorporate into our communications program. To apply, email a cover letter, samples of your work, and resume to info@gameonsportscamp.com.

 CUSTOMIZED UNPAID INTERNSHIPS:

(*** Game On! welcomes the opportunity to work with university programs that will award school credit upon completion of the internship.) We have had many college students participate in our Game On! Internship Program through the years. Examples of customized internships have included combination marketing/coaching; digital media (video and photography)/marketing; non-profit; and full-time coaching. We are very flexible in terms of matching career interests and Game On! internship experience. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to info@gameonsportscamp.com.

 UTILITY POSITION: Flexible full-time staff position to assume responsibilities as needed. Responsibilities will vary and may include driving a camp van (must be 25 years or older), bus duty, fieldtrip supervision, substitute Coach, lunchroom duty, maintenance of campgrounds, canteen maintenance and equipment, supply and food management.

 DIRECTOR OF CAMP ADMINISTRATION:

We welcome individuals over age 21 who enjoy using their exceptional organizational skills to fulfill this administrative/communications role (i.e. maintaining database, day to day admin, answering phones, organizing bus routes). To apply, email a cover letter and resume to info@gameonsportscamp.com.

ATTRACTIVE SALARIES (age and experience appropriate) COMBINED WITH AN ABUNDANCE OF REWARD AND FUN FOR ALL POSITIONS.

 

For all Non-Administrative Positions, here is how to apply:

If you have a sports background and have the passion to help girls grades pre-K through 8th explore the thrill of sports, send us a cover letter and resume along with a completed application downloadable from our website at info@gameonsportscamp.com.

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