Teen Leadership Program

The Teen Leadership Program is a summer volunteer opportunity for teens entering 8th-12th grade. Your commitment will include completing a minimum of 2 consecutive weeks, morning, afternoon or both, with the Belleair Parks and Recreation Summer Camp Program.

Required Program Packet Includes:

  1. Program Application
  2. Activity Waiver signed by legal guardian
  3. Application Essay
  4. Letter of recommendation from a non-family member
  5. Applicants must schedule an interview upon submission of packet (*Applicants will be contacted to schedule and interview at a later date.)

A limited number of teens will be accepted each summer. The application process will open in March 2021.

Program Objectives and Responsibilities

Time Management

Assist counselors with transitions to and from activities and rec locations.

Marketing

Produce a short social media story reviewing a day in the life at camp.

Recreation Programming

Run 3 group games during the week, with assistance from group counselor.

Leadership Challenges

Challenges promoting leadership and team building.

Cash Handling

Assist with the selling and distribution of snacks/lunch.

Public Speaking

Assist with group and camp announcements for the day/week. 

Camper Safety

Secondary check-in and roll call for their assigned group.