Employment


College Counselors:

All 2017 positions have been filled.

2017 Applications:



Counselors:

Day-to-day Role:
  • The role of the counselor is to work closely with high school participants and serve as a group facilitator/supervisor.  Groups usually meet at 8:30 am and participate in activities throughout the day and evening.
  • Counselors are expected to adhere to the schedule set by FELC leaders and are required to participate in most activities according to leader guidelines.

Requirements:
  • Must have completed at least two semesters of post-secondary education.
  • Must be at least 19 years old by June 1, 2017.
  • All candidates must submit to a background check.
  • Should feel comfortable as leaders/proponents of free markets and entrepreneurship.  Business knowledge is not required – just a positive attitude for the subject matter.
  • Must be comfortable communicating in English – the primary language of the program.
  • Must be a self-motivated individual who shows initiative and does not need constant supervision.
  • Should be able to reasonably move small boxes/items, traverse across campus, and be both inside and outside for activities.
  • Must attend a mandatory Counselor Training Day (Date TBA)
Jr. Counselors:

We will not be offering paid travel expenses.   Applicants should be from the state/region where the program is taking place and be able to provide transportation to the program location.


Day-to-day Role:
  • The role of the junior counselor is to work closely with each team counselor and serve as a group facilitator/supervisor as needed.  Groups usually meet at 8:30 am and participate in activities throughout the day and evening.  Junior counselors will at various points throughout the day supervise activities as needed, provide direction and guidance as needed, supervise students during free time, and provide any assistance to FELC leaders.  Free-time for employed junior counselors is pre-arranged and subject to change.
  • Junior counselors are expected to adhere to the schedule set by FELC leaders and are required to participate in most activities according to leader guidelines.

Requirements:
  • Must have completed and graduated from high school.
  • Must be at least 17 years old by June 1, 2017.
  • All candidates must submit to a background check.
  • Should feel comfortable as leaders/proponents of free markets and entrepreneurship.  Business knowledge is not required – just a positive attitude for the subject matter.
  • Must be comfortable communicating in English – the primary language of the program.
  • Must be a self-motivated individual who shows initiative and does not need constant supervision.
  • Should be able to reasonably move small boxes/items, traverse across campus, and be both inside and outside for activities.
  • Junior counselors are required to stay in dormitory facilities with other staff and students.
  • Must attend a mandatory Counselor Training Day (Date TBA)