Bartle Camp Staff Application

Complete the form below to apply for a 2019 Bartle Camp Staff position. You will receive an email notification once your application has been submitted.

Please use correct capitalization and do not use all CAPS when typing in your information. 

Applicants are not required to provide any information on this application that is prohibited by federal, state or local laws. All applicants will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be interviewed or employed. The Heart of America Council does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in the provision of services or employment.

Personal Information

Please enter dates in MM/DD/YYYY format. If a question doesn't apply please enter NA. Many fields (questions) are required and you will not be allowed to submit the application if the field is left blank.

Please enter Sr. Jr. or any other suffix that may be applicable.  If you do not have a suffix in your name please leave blank.


If not associated with a Unit (Troop, Pack or Crew) please enter District at Large.

Required Training

Camp Information

Camp Preference

Please choose which camp(s) you would like to apply.  List in order of preference.



Please check the position for which you are applying.  (check all that apply)



When are you available?  Please note: Full time staff are required to commit to an entire summer.  Commissioners are required to commit to an entire session.


Department Preference

I am interested in the following departments.


Staff Experience

Please list your previous Camp Staff experience (up to three years). Include the Name of Camp, Position & Year on staff.

If this is your first year applying for Camp Staff, enter first year staff.


Advanced Training


Educational Background

Please include the name of school and year graduated. If does not apply enter NA.


Employment History



Additional Information




Council Tobacco Use Policy - Smoking or chewing tobacco is NOT allowed for any employee under 21 years of age. Smoking/chewing tobacco by any employee under 21 will result in a notation in an employee's personnel file and could result in termination. Use of tobacco in program areas and campsites is prohibited. (Adult staff members agree to smoke/chew only in designated areas. Camp Council rings, Lone Bear Council Ring, and their surrounding areas and trails are also considered to be program areas.)



Please list three individuals (not relatives) who have knowledge of your character, experience and ability. By listing these references, you are giving us your permission to contact these people to speak on your behalf. If you as the applicant are under 18 years of age, one listed reference must be your Unit Leader. References must be listed before your application will be considered for evaluation.

Please include the reference name, relationship, email address and telephone number for each reference listed.


Additional Documentation

Before you can be offered a position on Camp Staff you must fill out, sign and return to the Council office an additional document (see instructions below). You can email the document to, fax to 816-942-8086 or mail in to Attn: Camping Office 10210 Holmes Kansas City, MO 64131. A link to these forms will be included in your confirmation email that is sent once your application has been received. You can also find the forms at under Camping Resources.

Make sure to check the box above and follow the instructions to prove you are not a robot before you hit submit.

If you remain on the application page after you hit submit then your application has not been submitted. Scroll up and double check for any error messages. Once the application is submitted you will be directed to a thank you page.