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What's NCA Staff All About?

NCA Staff is an exciting opportunity for cheerleaders to develop professionally in a field they love! Our instructors are some of the most talented and personable cheerleaders in the nation.  The NCA Staff takes great pride in being part of an amazing family of instructors that spans the country and positively affects the lives of thousands of cheerleaders every year. The honor of being an NCA Staff Member is one that has the ability to open many future professional doors for you if you commit to the job and give 100% throughout your career.

As a member of NCA Staff, you will have the opportunity to wear many different “hats” both during and after camp. As the industry progresses and changes, so does your job. Each year that you are invited to return to NCA Staff will bring more responsibilities and opportunities that can be beneficial in your future as you attend college and interview for jobs. Below are some expectations, responsibilities, and benefits should you be chosen for this amazing opportunity.

If you’re looking for a job that’s fun, develops marketable skills, allows you to make friends nationwide and positively impact the lives of others, we encourage you to apply for a position with the NCA Staff!

As a NCA Staff Member, you will be a:

  • Teacher: 95% of this job is teaching – ensuring that cheerleaders who attend your camps understand, comprehend, and retain the valuable information you provide them. Camp is about the campers and how well they learned and grew from their experience with you as a teacher.
  • Mentor: You are teaching values, hard work, dedication, perseverance, and determination.
  • Customer Service Representative: The key to success in customer service is to communicate, be proactive, attend to the attitudes and needs of your customer, and ALWAYS be positive.
  • Evaluator: You will have the opportunity to give immediate feedback, verbal and written, on several performances throughout camp.
  • Performer: It is imperative to maintain your technical ability and performance quality. You will be performing and demoing cheers, chants, stunts, and various skills in front of the camp.
  • Competitions Crew: Throughout the competition season, you will be contacted to help work and/or judge regional competitions for NCA and other local/state organizations.
  • Recruiter: You have the ability to spread the word about our camps and recruit new teams to NCA summer camps and competitions each year.


  • Instructor salary.
  • Per diem to cover meals and travel expenses.
  • End of summer bonus opportunities.
  • Exposure to choreography opportunities.
  • Marketable professional skills such as public speaking, staff and team management, to name a few.
  • Networking opportunities.
  • Learn and teach innovative NCA curriculum to athletes and facilitate team bonding.
  • Staff discount in the Varsity Store.
  • Special Event invite opportunities.
  • Memories that will last a lifetime!

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