Be a part of the South Barrington Park District mission to enrich our Community through parks, programs and facilities.
South Barrington Park District provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, South Barrington Park District complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
All offers of employment are contingent on a successful background check. Interested applicants must complete and sign an employment application. The South Barrington Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All regularly scheduled employees are granted complimentary membership to the South Barrington Club.
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Summer Camp Counselor
The Camp Counselor leads and acts as a role model to a group of campers in a variety of activities including sports, swimming, crafts, group games, and field trips. Counselors develop and engage campers in activities while enforcing Park District rules and ensuring the safety of campers, staff and the public.
Actively participate in training prior to the start of camp
Assist in monitoring and maintaining the safety of all campers on field trips
Swim and be attentive with the campers when at the pool
Assist in maintaining attendance, ensuring that campers are properly signed in/out
Communicate with parents/guardians about daily activities
Set and enforce camp rules and expectations with both staff and campers
Play an active role in leading activities to keep campers excited,engaged and safe
Understand, communicate, and enforce Park District rules and policies to the campers and public
Play an active role in leading a daily schedule as well as initiate spontaneous activities to accommodate conflict/changes
Inventory camp supplies and first aid supplies;requisition as needed
Attend all staff meetings and training programs as required
Knowledge, Skills,and Work Experience Required
Must be at least 18 years old
Must possess a valid driver's license
Must obtain CPR and First Aid Certification(provided upon hire)
Must have the ability to solve problems as they arise
Must possess basic knowledge of a variety of age-appropriate activities or skills applicable to camp assignment.
Currently working towards or has received a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Education, Recreation, Physical Education, or a related field.
Daily hourly schedules vary M-F between 9:00-6:00 based on program and staffing needs.
Must be available for the full 10 weeks of camp *June -August.
Lifeguard and Swim Instructor - Part Time
We are seeking individuals who have a strong knowledge of swimming safety skills to oversee activities in our indoor and outdoor pools.
Qualified candidates must be 16 years of age or older and must have strong leadership, communication, and customer service skills. If you have an American Red Cross Lifeguarding/CPR/AED/First Aid certification, that's a huge plus! If not, we will provide training and certification courses!
Hours & Pay:
Shifts are: flexible and will be anywhere between 6am-9pm, Monday-Friday and/or 7am-8pm Saturday and Sunday.
Pay starts at $11.00 per hour, depending on experience.
Additional Information: All employees receive a free membership to the South Barrington Club. All offers of employment are contingent on a successful background check.
Current Job Opportunities