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Sport Camp Supervisor

Posting ID 119884
Department Recreational Services/Student Life
Jobcode Temp Professional Employee
Working Title Sport Camp Supervisor

POSITION SUMMARY:The Division of Student Life; Recreational Services is seeking a Sport Camp Supervisor to assist and oversee the onsite, daily operations of the Hustling Hawkeyes Summer Camps Program at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center and Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex.

Duties to include:

  • Arrive at camp check-in before instructors to lead the daily check in of campers as well as the daily check out and leave when replacement arrives or all supplies have been cleaned and stored away.
  • Assist in preparing sport-based activities for daily groups participating in camps as well as recreational activities for the entire camp.
  • Assist with managing the care and safety of the students participating in camps.
  • Self-motivated, energetic and willingness to be flexible in duties and interactions with campers.
  • Maintain a positive attitude at all times.
  • Focus on working as a team with other instructors, coordinators and bus drivers.
  • Good communication skills when meeting with campers, parents/guardians, co-workers and supervisors.
  • Complete daily safety checks of the shared spaces and supplies for camp. Communicate to families any accidents or injuries that occurred.
  • Assist Assistant Director with incidents involving behavior issues.
  • Attend weekly meetings with Assistant Director about plans for future weeks of camp.


Hourly Rate/Range:$12.00


Hours:20-40 hours/week

Shift:Primarily 1st shift; 8 am – 5 pm

Work Week:Monday - Friday

Additional Hours:May work occasional overtime to cover absences and peak periods of operation

BACKGROUND CHECK:Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.

BUILDING A CAREER AND A LIFE AT IOWA:At the University of Iowa, we recognize the important relationship between productive careers and quality personal lives. Please reference the resources on our web page that are designed to assist you to successfully build a career and build a life: (


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Interest/background in sports and recreation.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.


  • Pursuing degree in education, child psychology, sport management or related fields.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Phone: 319-335-6206
Application Instructions Go to the Recreational Services website to complete an online application:
Ad Start Date 01/15/2020
Ad End Date 06/01/2020