Youth Basketball Camp Counselor

Michigan, United States
12 May 2019
End of advertisement period
06 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Part Time


This position will provide direct supervision and fundamental basketball instruction to children ages 7 to 14 throughout each day of basketball camp. Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Serve as supervisor and positive role model for children attending basketball camp
  • Display enthusiasm, sense of humor and patience
  • Assist daily in setting-up gym floor before camp starts and breaking down the gym floor when camp ends
  • Prepare materials needed and assist in conducting fundamental basketball drills at selected stations, clean-up as needed
  • Continually assess camper behavior, enforce camp policies and procedures and apply appropriate behavior management techniques when necessary
  • Assist daily with coaching teams, officiating games, and score keeping while distributing game play time equally amongst all campers
  • Follow all safety regulations and implement emergency procedures as necessary.

Required Qualifications*

High school diploma and previous sports experience.

Desired Qualifications*

UM-Flint student; experience as a basketball player or coach preferred with understanding of basic basketball rules.

Work Schedule

  • Camp Dates: June 17-20, and June 24-27, 2019
  • Work Hours: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.