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Babysitter/Camp Counselor

Blount Partnership

Blount Partnership

Posted on Thursday, September 7, 2023

Blackberry Camp Counselors are to ensure that all children of guests have a memorable and educational experience through unique activities at Camp Blackberry. The Camp Counselors are also responsible for providing a safe environment for all children and Team Members. The Camp Counselor will work with all Camp Blackberry planned activities. The Camp Counselor will oversee the participants and ensure their safety and development. Activities include kids cooking activities, swimming, hiking, arts and crafts, canoeing, movies, and storytelling.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with children, or in an early development educational program, CPR and Lifeguard certified. Dates needed for the position are:

  • June - August
  • Memorial Day Weekend
  • Labor Day Weekend
  • Thanksgiving Week
  • Christmas Week
  • Easter Weekend

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Greet campers and parents
  • Ensure that Camp Blackberry waivers are always signed
  • Will be a point of contact for campers parents
  • Must have the ability to control young boys and girls without physical contact or force
  • Assist in planning and conducting camping programs
  • Be a friend with campers
  • Keep children under constant supervision
  • Responsible for the care, upkeep, and storage of all equipment
  • Set examples in a proper manner
  • Must be certified in C.P.R and First Aid
  • Complete an inventory at the end of each camp session


Must comply with all company policies and procedures.

To perform the essential functions of this position regular and consistent attendance is required.

Must be able to work well with other Team Members, Managers and interact with our guests.



  • Supervision of children


  • High school diploma or GED and some college necessary
  • Problem resolution
  • Experience working with younger children
  • Must be 18 years of age or older


  • Must be able to communicate effectively with guests, managers, and team members
  • Must be able to handle special guest problems


  • Basic knowledge and understanding of math


  • Must be able to exercise judgment and make decisions based on job knowledge and awareness of company goals


  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to sit and stand for a long period of time
  • Must be able to safely operate a company vehicle or golf cart
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions


  • 4,200 acres of Blackberry Farm Property


Blackberry Farm and Blackberry Mountain are joined together with our core belief that our teams are at the heart of all we do. At Blackberry, we see ourselves as family, focused on our 18 foundations uniting us in our mission to support Legendary Hospitality, Memorable Experiences, and Generational Sustainability.


Blackberry Farm provides a world-class hospitality experience for our guests. Our attention to every detail, impeccable service, unique activity offerings, and outstanding cuisine has helped Blackberry Farm earn its pedigree as one of the most celebrated small luxury resorts in the world.


  • James Beard Award WinnerBest Wine Program
  • James Beard Award WinnerBest Chef Southeast
  • Travel & Leisure Magazine--#1 Resort in North America
  • Andrew Harper--#1 Food and Wine Resort
  • Travel & Leisure Magazine--#1 Service in North America
  • 4,200 Acre Working Farm setting the standard for Farm to Table Cuisine


For immediate application and interview, please feel free to stop by our Staffing and Support Office located at 108 W. Church Ave. Maryville, TN 37801 between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm, Monday- Friday. Please bring your resume or your employment history.


Blackberry Farm is an Equal Opportunity Employer.