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Before and After School Care Coordinator

The Northfield Park District is seeking qualified, enthusiastic, energetic, fun, and motivated individuals who love working, playing, and interacting with children for our Before and After School Care Programs for children kindergarten to 3rd grade. This position is during the 2021-22 school year and is part-time. Applicant must be available Monday-Friday 7-8:30am and/or 1:30-6pm during the school year. 

Qualifications: Must be at least 16 years old and have 2 years of experience working with children. Enrollment in, or completion of, a college degree in education, recreation or related field is highly desirable. 

Duties and Responsibilities: Plan an implement daily activities for children. Daily activities include arts and crafts, athletic games, and other enrichment play. Comply with all Park District safety guidelines. Communicate in a positive manner with participants, parents, school personnel, staff, and supervisors. Be responsible for the safety of all children participating in Before and After School Care Programs. 

Hours (Hiring for 5-day a week morning and/or afternoon shifts): 8/25/21-6/10/22

  • Morning Shift: M-F, 7-8:30am
  • Afternoon Shift: M-F, 2:30-6pm

Pay Range: $15-$20/hour DOQ.

Contact: Please complete application below and/or submit resume. All questions can be directed to Vicki Heuer at [email protected]

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, and efforts associated with this job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job when circumstance change, ie. emergencies, rush jobs, changes in personnel, workload, technological developments, etc. 

Click here to complete application. All completed applications and/or resumes should be submitted to Vicki Heuer at [email protected] or dropped off at the Northfield Community Center, 401 Wagner Rd. Northfield, IL 60093.

Any questions can be directed to Vicki. 

North Suburban Special Recreation Association

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North Suburban Special Recreation Association (NSSRA) facilitates year-round recreation programs and services for children, teens and adults with disabilities who live in 13 northern suburban communities, including Northfield. 

NSSRA is similar to a park district; however, they only serve residents with special needs.

If you are interested in helping others and working with a great team, then you might be an excellent fit for NSSRA! Apply for part-time, seasonal and volunteer positions.

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