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Mad City Sports Camp Program Leader - Summer 2024

Apply now(opens in a new window) Job No: 506666
Division/Organization: Community Partners
Department: Madison School & Community Recreation
Job Type: Local Student Jobs
Remote Eligbility: Not Remote
Location: MSCR
Salary/Wage Range or Lump Sum: $15.00
Job Categories: Interpersonal Communication, Leadership, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving, Teamwork/Collaboration, Professionalism/Work Ethic, Nonprofit/Community-Based Organization, Summer Off-Campus Opportunities, Athletics, Sports, and Recreation, Honoring Context and Culture

Department Overview:

MSCR or Madison School & Community Recreation is Madison’s public recreation provider. We offer everything you would find in your typical community rec department in an accessible, inclusive setting. Programs include swimming, arts & enrichment, adult & 50+ fitness, sport leagues, outdoor pursuits and more. As a department of the Madison Metropolitan School District(MMSD), we also provide afterschool and summer programming in Madison elementary, middle and high schools.

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Remote Work Eligibility Detail:

Not Remote


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Minimum Qualifications:
Sports playing background with experience in youth leadership.

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous experience as a sports instructor/coach, childcare, or related field.
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.
Ability to serve as a positive role model, mentor, and team member.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

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Position Summary/Job Duties:

Lead and instruct a wide range of different sports and games to middle schoolers in a camp setting.
Plan and implement daily activities following a weekly theme.
Foster a positive, encouraging environment for all campers

Program Dates:
June 10 - 14 2024: Mandatory paid training (40 hours)
June 17 - August 1: Mad City Sports camp program

Work Location:
Hamilton Middle School / Sherman Middle School (camp moves after 3 weeks).

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Institutional Statements:

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

UW-Madison is an Equal Employment, Equal Access Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background-people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:

Accommodation Statement:

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:


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