Andrew Jackson CouncilHood Scout ReservationStaffSummer Camp Employment Information

Summer Staff Employment Information

Thank you for being a part of the HSR Summer Staff! We look forward to seeing you at HSR this summer, but there are several things that you need to do before you arrive at camp. 

YOU WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO START WORK UNTIL ALL YOUR PAPERWORK HAS BEEN RECEIVED. 

STAFF EMPLOYMENT FORMS 

Please pay close attention to the items listed below and make sure to complete all the applicable forms for your position. All Forms must be completed and turned in by April 30th.  You can email these forms to Scout Service Center with the following link. If you email them, save them as a .PDF and use the following format: Last Name_First Name _Name of the Document.pdf .  You can also mail these documents to HSR Summer Camp Staff, Scout Service Center, 855 Riverside Dr. Jackson, MS 39202. 

ALL STAFF WILL NEED THE FOLLOW FORMS 

ALL PAID STAFF WILL ALSO NEED THE FOLLOWING FORMS

 

Training 

The Boy Scouts of America requires all Summer Camp employees to complete various advanced training courses.  Please have a look at the following courses and complete what is required for your position. Course can be found at www.my.scouting.org. You have to set up and account.  To reach these course, link on the Boy Scout Icon found on upper left side of screen.  Under the menu look trainings.  Please remember to print out each completion.  You can save and email the completed information using the following link. You need to use the following format and save as a PDF.   Last Name_First Name _Name of the Document.pdf. You can also mail these documents to HSR Summer Camp Staff, Scout Service Center, 855 Riverside Dr. Jackson, MS 39202. 

All staff members need to complete:

All waterfront staff:

  • Safe Swim Defense 
  • Safety Afloat

All challenge course staff: 

  • Climb on Safely

All outdoor thrills, Davey Crockett, and ecology conservation staff: 

  • Trek Safely

Camp Staff Handbook 

Please make sure that you read and understand the policies of the Andrew Jackson Council, Hood Scout Reservation, and the Boy Scouts of America. 

Click here to download the HSR Camp Staff Handbook

 

Uniforms

Please make sure that you have the correct uniforms:  Field Uniform (Class A) and Activity Uniform (Class B).  As a part of the camp staff you will be giving 25% discount at the Jackson Scout Shop.  You will need the following: 

  • Field Uniform (Class A): Venture Crew Uniform Shirt, Scout Shorts/ Pants,  Scout Socks, and Scout Belt.  You will need the following patches for your uniform:  Council Strip, World Crest, and if you are not currently registered in a Venture Crew the numbers "303".   If you have earn any Venturing Awards, Knots or are in the Order of the Arrow, you may wear those patches too. 

 

  • Activity Uniform (Class B): HSR will provided you the following: one collard staff shirt, one staff T-shirt, and a hat.  You will need additional Scout T-shirts, Scout Shorts/ Pants, Scout Belt and Scout Socks. 

ANDREW JACKSON COUNCIL
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

855 Riverside Drive
Jackson, MS 39202
[Map]

Phone:601-948-6111
Fax:601-948-6117
Web:bsa-jackson.org
 

JACKSON SCOUT SHOP

855 Riverside Drive
Jackson, MS 39202
[Map]

Phone:601-355-7047
Web: scoutshop.org
 

HOOD SCOUT RESERVATION

8065 Old Port Gibson Rd
Hazlehurst, MS 39083
[Map]

Phone:601-948-6111
Web: hoodscoutreservation.org
 

Andrew Jackson Council - Boy Scouts of America - bsa-jackson.org