Positions Available

Staff applications are closed as of March 2nd. Please email [email protected] to be granted permission to apply late.


Junior Counselor

The Junior Counselor position has changed for summer 2020. Please email [email protected] with any questions. 

Applicant must be 16 yrs. of age and older to apply to be a Junior Counselor. The Junior Counselor position does not require a camper registration. JC’s are not a paid position. As a Junior Counselor you will be assisting a counselor in their cabin, helping during meal times, cleaning up around camp, working with staff at activities, and meeting with the Counselor Director daily. You will be allowed to attend one workout session per a day. This position is intended for those who have a strong interest in becoming future staff. With the exception of Week 1, JC’s will work a full 7 day week, Friday to Friday. There will be a required phone interview after applications close. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020.

Visiting Coach

For a gym team that brings 10 or more gymnasts to camp, they have the option to bring a visiting coach to camp. The visiting coach will have lodging on the camp in staff cabins and food provided by Flip Fest. This is a learning “floating” position and is not a hands-on coaching staff position. A visiting coach is allowed on the gym floor to observe, take notes, and attend all clinics given throughout the week. Coaches of all experience levels and abilities have chosen to take this position and enjoy it’s many benefits. If you do not have a team of ten or more coming to Flip Fest, you can still send a visiting coach for a fee of $350. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020

Working Coach

Current gymnastics coaches, coming with or without their team, interested in attending Flip Fest as a hired position can also apply. Flip Fest looks for coaches ages 18 + yrs. with previous competitive gymnastics coaching experience. Your food and on site staff lodging is provided by Flip Fest. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020.

Lifeguard

Certified Lifeguards 18 years or older interested in a job guarding the campers at the swimming area in the lake for approximately 15 hours a week Monday through Thursday can fill out the Lifeguard Application online now.

Returning Camp Counselor

Camp Counselor positions are for students ages 18-25 yrs. who love to work with children. We look for counselors with high energy, enthusiasm and a desire to make camp an unforgettable experience, while ensuring camper safety. A hard-working demeanor and willing attitude to jump into any camp activity are a must. Counselors get to enjoy staying in a cabin with 10-16 campers throughout the week, with the benefit of room and board provided by Flip Fest. Counselors will have a short meeting in the morning and at least one break (2-3 hours long) during the day. Camp is in session from 12pm on Sundays through 1pm on Fridays. Although this is a gymnastics camp, counselor positions require no previous gymnastics experience or knowledge! Previous work with children is not required, but looked highly upon. Returning counselors may apply for the whole summer or specific weeks. All that are interested must fill out an online application no later than March 1, 2020. 

New Camp Counselor

Camp Counselor positions are for students ages 18-25 yrs. who love to work with children. We look for counselors with high energy, enthusiasm and a desire to make camp an unforgettable experience, while ensuring camper safety. A hard-working demeanor and willing attitude to jump into any camp activity are a must. Counselors get to enjoy staying in a cabin with 10-16 campers throughout the week, with the benefit of room and board provided by Flip Fest. Pay is $250wk. Although this is a gymnastics camp, counselor positions require no previous gymnastics experience or knowledge! Previous work with children is not required, but looked highly upon. New applicants must apply for the whole summer with the opportunity to request up to three weeks off. All that are interested must fill out an online application no later than March 1, 2020. 

Camp Dad Application

One “camp dad” position is available each week for a father of a gymnast coming to camp. Camp dad would be available to assist the camp owners and directors with small jobs around the property. Anything from changing a light bulb to running to Lowe’s! Any “handy” dad is welcome to apply. Your food and on-site staff lodging will be provided by Flip Fest for the week. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020

Driver Application

The camp driver is responsible for all airport pick up and drop offs of campers and coaches flying in to the Nashville airport. The driver must also be available for various errands throughout the week. If chosen to be the driver, you must be available starting the Saturday before your session begins and be available until the following Saturday. All drivers must be 21 years of age by camp time. On site lodging and food will also be provided for the driver by Flip Fest. All that are interested must fill out the Driver Application, sign and complete the Driver Rules, and attach a picture of your Driver License and a copy of your car insurance declarations page with coverage limits. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020

Camp Manager

There is one camp manager per session at Flip Fest. This position is voluntary and for a parent of a gymnast at camp. The camp manager must be currently employed as a physician, nurse, or emergency medical technician and be on the property if needed at all times during the entire week of camp. Food and on site staff lodging is also provided by Flip Fest. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020.

Ropes Course

For individuals ages 18 and up interested in getting trained to take the campers through the ropes course in the pine forest. No previous experience in necessary, but a plus! Past experience working with children is also great. The more weeks you are available in succession, the better your chance of being hired. All interested should apply online by March 1, 2020 to be considered for camp.

Athletic Trainer

The Athletic Trainer position is for certified athletic trainers who love to work with children. Previous experience with gymnasts is a help also. We look for athletic trainers with high energy that come to camp to help ensure the camper’s wellness and enjoyment of camp.  All training supplies are provided by Flip Fest.  Your food and lodging will be provided by Flip Fest. All that are interested must fill out an online registration no later than March 1, 2020. 

Canteen

The canteen application is for students ages 17-25 who work well in a fast paced environment and are high energy. The applicant is responsible for preparing and selling snacks along with selling apparel. The applicant does not have to stay on property at night, he or she can travel home for the night. Past experience working with children is a plus! The more weeks you are available in succession, the better your chance of being hired. All interested should apply online by March 1, 2020 to be considered for camp.