Camp Positions

Summer Camp Counselor

Position Description

Campus Recreation’s mission is to serve and educate the MTSU community with recreational opportunities to promote healthy lifestyles in a safe environment.

The Campus Rec Youth Summer Camp philosophy is to help children and youth learn skills in a variety of recreational activities and settings, learn the importance of a healthy lifestyle, develop good character and sportsmanship, and have fun!


  • Provide a safe and enjoyable environment for campers and staff
  • Provide, facilitate, and lead numerous activities and team building type games to present and play with the campers
  • Provide a quality service to the campers and parents during drop-off and pick-up
  • Provide supervision for campers including field trips, swim time, and all other camp activities
  • Maintain cleanliness in all areas after utilization by the campers
  • Manage conflict that may arise between campers
  • Complete and submit daily paperwork
  • Understand and enforce Campus Recreation and area specific policies and guidelines
  • Gain knowledge and implement Emergency Action Plan
  • Assist as needed in all required departmental functions

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Effective interpersonal communication and presentation skills
  • Commitment to customer service
  • Demonstrate integrity, ethics, and commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • Maintain clean, appropriate, and professional attire
  • Current First Aid, AED, and CPR certification (must be obtained prior to starting date)
  • Pass a background check

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Office Phone
615.898.2104 (8am - 5pm)
Main Entrance


Mailing Address
P.O. Box 556 
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Physical Address
1848 Blue Raider Drive
Murfreesboro, TN  37132