Student Hourly- Sports Camp Couselor - 21686BR

Student Hourly- Sports Camp Couselor

Health Sport &Exercise Science
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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Position Overview

Teach in a Sport, Skills, and Physical Activity Camp for children grades 3-6 at the direction of the camp director (Dr. Ken Murfay). The camp is four weeks long (June 6th through July 1st) and orientation training will be two days (June 2nd and 3rd). Each work day is from 8am-1pm.

Job Description

  • Supervise assigned groups during camp activities, ensure that participants proceed in an organized/orderly manner from activity to activity. - 25%
  • Ensure safety and respect in the academic building, provide motivation and enthusiasm to participants of the camp. - 25%
  • Monitor behavior of camp participants and assist with other duties as needed. - 25%
  • Understand and implement injury/accident procedures and attend camp orientation prior to the opening of camp. - 25%

Required Qualifications

Students holding student hourly appointments must be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours each semester during the academic year. Enrollment of one credit hour during the summer session is required if the student was not enrolled the previous spring or is not pre-enrolled in the upcoming fall term.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience in group activity leadership
Teaching experience in K-12 schools or a student in HSES teaching certification or Exercise Science programs
Current CPR/AED and First Aid certification

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application includes:
1. A cover letter
2. Resume
3. Three references

Contact Information to Applicants

Ken Murfay

Advertised Salary Range


Work Schedule

8am-1pm Monday through Friday for 4 weeks and 10 training hours.
On campus at Robinson Center

Anticipated Start Date


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Posting ID:
Health Sport &Exercise Science
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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