/Camp Counselor Program
ASA Camp Counselor Program
The Camp Counselor Program provides employment and life skills for kids in Alexandria and helps foster positive skill sets. Camp Counselors assist with Recreational Day Camps and select Advanced Camps.
Selection & Evaluation Criteria
If selected for a position, Counselors and CITs will be evaluated on the following aspects for continued staffing opportunities. Previous and current performance as well as coach recommendations will be taken into consideration:
- Camp spirit and enthusiasm
- Personal appearance (camp shirt and attire)
- Care of camp property
- Personal initiative
- Ability to work with other staff members
- Ability to engage with campers
- Adherence to time schedule
- Work ethic
- Positive role model
- Ability to solve problems
Application & Availability
Counselor in Training
The Counselor in Training position is an unpaid volunteer position for Recreational and Academy players ages 13-15 years old (birth years 2005—2007). Selected CIT’s will assist with set up and breakdown of camp equipment as well as help coaches and counselors supervise and maintain a safe and fun environment for campers ages 5-12 at our Recreational Day Camps. Players must work as a CIT before transitioning to a paid counselor position.
This is a paid position for ASA Recreational and Academy players, ages 16-18 years old (birth years 2002—2004). Camp Counselors must have completed one summer as an ASA CIT (and received a positive evaluation from the Camp Director). Selected Camp Counselors will assist with set up and breakdown of camp equipment as well as help coaches supervise and maintain a safe and fun environment for campers ages 5-12 at our Recreational Day Camps.