Wreck Camp Directors 2021-2022

 

To complete the application for FASET Cabinet and Wreck Camp Directors, please click the following link: https://transitionprograms.gatech.edu/content/nstp-executive-leadership-application or the "APPLY NOW" button above.

 

Wreck Camp Director: 2021-2022

 

NOTE: Wreck Camp programs are designed and implemented through a team driven process. Primary areas of responsibility are outlined in an effort to efficiently and effectively assign areas of focus for each staff member. All Wreck Camp Student Directors help with all program and event tasks when the need arises. Position responsibilities are subject to change any given Wreck Camp year depending on the skills or needs of the leadership team, and any unforeseen circumstances. 

 

 

Requirements and Qualifications 

  • Previous NSTP experience (Wreck Camp, FASET, KNIT, FLOs, Connect etc.)
  • Student Directors must have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA at time of application and maintain that GPA throughout the involvement term.
  • Student Directors must be a full-time student throughout the fall and spring semesters.
  • Student Directors must be in good academic and judicial standing throughout their term. 
  • If applicable, obtain a Co-op or Internship in the greater Atlanta area as duties require in town presence.
  • Availability to participate fully in all Wreck Camp programs and events, including directors meetings, staff trainings, retreats, NSTP Social etc.
  • Must assign and abide by the rules of the behavior contract distributed when offered position.
  • Student Directors must understand and support the goals of all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Work cooperatively with others to perform necessary ‘wrap-up’ duties after the Wreck Camp session, including producing a transition document/files for future returning staff.
  • All applicants must schedule an appointment for an interview upon submission of their application.

 

 

Position Responsibilities 

  • Participate in all meetings, trainings, and workshops associated with Wreck Camp.
  • Participate in the Wreck Camp staff selection, training, supervision, and development process.
  • Assist with the on-going planning, implementation, and evaluation of Wreck Camp programs.
  • Work productively and cooperatively with all members of the campus community to effectively implement extended orientation programs.
  • Organize, direct, implement, and monitor areas of responsibility assigned in an effective and efficient manner.
  • Monitor and supervise all assigned Wreck Camp activities/events.
  • Work cooperatively with others to perform necessary ‘wrap-up’ duties after the Wreck Camp session, including producing transition document/files for future student directors.

 

Position Required Dates/Attendance  

 

  • Weekly Directors Meetings: Monday 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • NSTP Trainings and Directors Meetings: Beginning October 4-November 29, 2021 - Times: 5:30pm-8:00pm 
  • NSTP Exec Retreat: January 7, 2022 - Time is TBA 
  • NSTP Staff Social (TBA)
  • NSTP Staff Retreat: May 21-22, 2021 - Time is TBA 
  • Wreck Camp Spring Trainings: March 1, 2022 - April 19, 2022 (Times are TBA)
  • Wreck Camp: ATL Workdays (TBA)
  • Wreck Camp: ATL (TBA)
  • Wreck Camp: HIVE Workdays (TBA)
  • Wreck Camp: HIVE (TBA)
  • Wreck Camp: Odyssey Workdays (TBA)
  • Wreck Camp: Odyssey (TBA)
  • Welcome Week (TBA)
  • Wreck Camp Reunion Lunch (TBA)

 

Individual Director Position Descriptions | APPLY NOW!

 

Director of Training & Development - TAD (2 positions available)

  • Creates, coordinates, and implements an effective recruitment plan to attract a diverse and innovative staff.
  • Plan and implement staff training schedule and curriculum (in conjunction with advisor).
  • Plan and coordinate staff retreat (in conjunction with advisor).
  • Plan and implement staff morale activities throughout the duration of your term.
  • Advise and direct all Training & Development committee chairs. 
  • Responsible for coordinating Staff Banquet in the fall (in conjunction with advisor).
  • Organize out-of-training team development opportunities and socials.
  • Ability to hold self and others accountable of actions, contracts, and commitments.
  • Assist with the logistics and implementation of all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Lead a color team of diverse Wreck Camp Counselors and students.
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Director, Assistant Director, Coordinator, or Graduate Assistant(s) of NSTP as necessitated by the position.

 

Director of Programming & Logistics - P&L (2 positions available)

  • Assist with schedule development for all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Responsible for all logistics of all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Direct staff assignments at all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Advise and direct the Wreck Camp Games, Odyssey, Kick-Off, and New Programming committee chairs.
  • Advise and direct all Programming & Logistics committee chairs. 
  • Represent Wreck Camp at the Annual Cage Cleaning, collaborating with all other NSTP Program representatives.
  • Inventory, maintain, and purchase all supplies for Wreck Camp programs.
  • Assist with the implementation of staff training.
  • Lead a color team of Diverse Wreck Camp Counselors and students.
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Director, Assistant Director, Coordinator, or Graduate Assistant(s) of NSTP as necessitated by the position.

 

Director of Recruitment & Retention - R&R (2 positions available)

  • Coordinate a comprehensive recruitment plan targeting incoming students encouraging them to attend a Wreck Camp program.
  • Coordinate Director and staff involvement at admission and FASET Orientation events to promote Wreck Camp programs.
  • Engage and connect with campers prior to arrival using social media, email, and mail communications.
  • Coordinate all photo/video documentation and promotion of all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Assist with social media efforts to promote Wreck Camp/NSTP to students.
  • Advise and direct all Recruitment & Retention committee chairs.
  • Advise and direct the Wreck Camp Reunion committee chair(s).
  • Assist with the logistics and implementation of all Wreck Camp programs.
  • Assist with the implementation of staff training.
  • Lead a color team of diverse Wreck Camp Counselors and students. 
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Director, Assistant Director, Coordinator, or Graduate Assistant(s) of NSTP as necessitated by the position.

 

Benefits of the Wreck Camp Director Position
 

  • Monetary stipend awarded at the end of the leadership term.
  • Develop various organization, planning, supervisory and leadership skills.
  • Director polos, staff t-shirts, and other swag provided.

 

Director Removal 

A Student Director may be removed if it is determined that they are not maintaining ethics befitting a professional, not performing satisfactorily, not able to work productively with others, not meeting the minimum GPA and conduct requirements, breaching their Student Director Contracts, or jeopardizing the success of the program.