Junior Counselor Program

Basketball Education in Action is committed to inspiring the next generations of active women leaders.

The Junior Counselor Program is open to current or graduating student-athletes at any NCAA or NAIA divisions. Junior Counselors will not only be immersed in the TABLA leadership curriculum, but they will partake in their own leadership development through a scaffolded program.

Reports to: Director of the Academy


  • Actively contribute ideas and feedback in staff¬†trainings and meetings.
  • Responsible for a team of 7-10 campers.
  • Facilitate team conversations and activities.
  • Assist coaches in demonstration of drills and in leadership workshops.
  • Participate in all basketball drills and mentor the camper in the Team Awesome philosophy.
  • Lead their own “College Panel” (all JC’s).
  • Referee in low-risk scrimmages.
  • Take the lead in a specific role: Social Media Guru, Editorial Master, Event Support Staff, etc.

*Awesome* Benefits:

  • Build resume and gain valuable experience in leading a team, running a camp, and developing and delivering leadership curriculum.
  • Network with the women’s sports community in the Puget Sound.
  • Stipend of $155 (first year), $195 (second year), $235 (third year).
  • FREE Storm & WNBA All-Star tickets, lunches (except Tuesday), camp gear,¬†leadership workbook, and other staff swag.
  • Play a lot of basketball!
  • OPTIONAL: College-level training with a current college assistant coach.


Send a resume and answers to the following questions (one paragraph each) to changb.10@gmail.com.

  1. What do you wish you had known about playing basketball in college?
  2. Why do you want to be a TABLA staff member through the Junior Counselor Program?

Application open until all positions are filled, or by May 15th, 2017. Future preferences given to retuning TABLA campers.