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Posted: Thursday, October 12, 2017 12:02 AM


Before & After Care Site Counselor

Park Ridge Park District
Mary Bart

$8.50 - $10.50 per hour

Park Ridge, Illinois is a community of an estimated 37,000 residents located 15 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, in a key geographic location close to O’Hare Airport, major expressways and rail transportation. It is a community with tree-lined streets, pleasing architecture, and outstanding parks, city government, schools, and library.

Park Ridge Park District's mission is to enhance Park Ridge’s quality of life by providing park and recreation opportunities for all residents while being environmentally and fiscally responsible.

The Park Ridge Park District has an exciting Before & After Care Program for children in Kindergarten thru 5th grade called "Beyond the Bell". We are seeking counselors to lead, participate, supervise, and implement the activities for children ages 5 – 11 years. Selected individual will ensure the safety of the children as well as insure a smooth operation of program activities such as arts & crafts, stories, indoor/outdoor play, homework etc. Selected individuals will be assigned to various district 64 schools in Park Ridge.

Qualifications: This position requires six months experience dealing with children ages 5-11, advanced level written and verbal communication in the English language as well as basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Must be CPR/AED and first-aid certified or have the ability to become certified (through our district) prior to the onset of the program.

Education: High school diploma (or equivalent) or currently enrolled in a state approved high school program

Availability: We are seeking applicants to work weekday mornings, afternoons, or a combination of both.

Approximate shifts are:

6:45 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Monday through Friday

3:15 P.M. – 6:15 P.M. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

2:15 P.M. – 6:15 P.M. Wednesday

APPLY: Visit our District web site at: click on jobs.

Our Park District is an equal opportunity employer. Join our team where you can discover the fun!

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