Staff Positions Available For Summer 2020!
Audition Date: Saturday, May 16th
*PLEASE RSVP TO IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING AUDITIONS INDICATING YOU ARE AUDITIONING FOR CHEER, DANCE, OR BOTH Once we receive this we will send you all the information for location etc.
* If you are unable to make the audition, please send a link of your video audition for consideration. Video Auditions must be received in the U.S. Spiritleaders office one week PRIOR to the live audition date.
Staff Audition Information
U.S. Spiritleaders offers the most advanced, intricate, and innovative cheers, dances, and stunts in the summer camp industry. We are looking for talented cheerleaders and dancers that possess the ability and desire to train and teach teams that compete on a national level.
We feel it takes special individuals to teach the highest level of material, challenge advanced squads, and improve students technical skills.
To maintain this high level of training, U.S. Spiritleaders has remained the only "invite only" camp organization. We are also proud to offer the best staff to student ratio which gives students the "one on one" attention they need.
WHAT YOU NEED TO APPLY:
Application: Fill Out The U.S. Spiritleaders Application With Two Photos. Bring it to the audition or include it with your video tape.
Medical Release: Must be filled out completely and signed by parents or guardians prior to audition.
What To Wear: Female applicants should wear lycra half tops with shorts or dance pants. Male applicants should wear T-shirts and shorts.
Skills You Need To Demonstrate: Cheerleading Instructional Staff: Cheer Motions, Hip/Hop Dance Skills, Jumps, Tumbling, and Partner Stunts. You will also be asked to learn, teach, and demonstrate one sideline cheer/dance.
Dance Instructional Staff: Leaps, Kicks, Turns, Pom and Jazz/Hip Hop Dance skills. You will also be asked to learn, teach, and demonstrate one sideline dance.
Video Auditions: Think of your video as a job interview. Make sure it contains a close-up introduction of yourself. The same skills that are required at the the live audition should also be demonstrated in your video. Be sure to include a segment of your teaching skills. Videos should be emailed to the U.S. Spiritleaders office at in video format (QuickTime, MP4, etc) or as a YouTube link. Please be sure to include your first and last name, city and state in your email.
What Are We Looking For: Sell Yourself! We are looking for "High Energy Staffers" with great personalities, smiles, and excellent group skills. If you are easily frustrated, shy, and not people oriented....This is not the job for you! The U.S. Spiritleaders staff becomes a family and works as a close team.
Letter Of Recommendation: Ask your coach/advisor or dance teacher to write a short letter of recommendation on your behalf. Please let them know your are applying for a teaching position that requires leadership skills as well as the ability to demonstrate good cheer and dance training. The letter needs to be sealed and can be sent in separately of the audition.