Camp Music Circus Counselor

Title: Camp Music Circus Counselor

Term of Employment: Hourly

Department: Education and Community Engagement


Camp Music Circus schedule & performance:

  • Counselor Training on Monday, May 18, 9:30 am-10:30 am (tentative)
  • Planning meeting(s) with teaching artists TBA
  • Camp Music Circus Orientation: TBA
  • Camp Music Circus: Monday-Friday, July 6 – 16, 8:15 am-5: 45 pm daily
  • Final rehearsal and performance: Friday, July 17, 8:15 am – 7:00 pm 

Reports To: Director of Education

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist staff in providing a safe, fun and positive environment for Camp Music Circus
  • Supervise participants throughout the day, including during breaks
  • Assist teaching artists during classes and rehearsals and other duties as assigned
  • Facilitate theatre games and group activities
  • Actively participate in class activities to encourage camper participation
  • Assist backstage during the Camp Music Circus production


  • Experience and enjoyment working with children ages 9-12
  • A knowledge of theatre games and performance techniques
  • Training/experience in acting, voice and/or dance
  • Excellent communication skills and collaborative attitude
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to both take and give direction  
  • CPR and First Aid certification preferred but not required


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

If you wish to apply for this position, please carefully read and follow application instructions. All documents must be in Word or PDF format. Only complete applications will be considered. Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter via the form below. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2020.