The following is a list of employment opportunities. Interested candidates shall submit a resume and application in person, by mail, or by email (no faxes) to:
River Forest Park District
401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, Illinois 60305
708-366-6660 xt. 102
- Tot Instructor:
This is a seasonal position.
Applicant must be available on Wednesdays from 12:00pm-3:30pm and Thursdays from 8:30am-11:30am and 12:30pm-3:30pm during the Winter-Spring and Fall season (January-May; September-December).
The River Forest Park District’s tot program is seeking a motivated Instructor to teach in a 4-6 year old classroom starting this Winter-Spring season. The Park District’s tot classes are split up into 4-week sessions and offer a variety of fun and educational topics, including nature, cooking, science, and art. The instructor must be willing to teach in a classroom and outdoors.
Qualifications: Minimum one year college. Must have teaching experience, along with strong leadership and communication skills. Must be self-motivated, possess leadership skills, responsible, organized, and have the ability to interact with children age-appropriately. Commit to working the entire length of the program.
Duties and Responsibilities: Independently, the Tot Instructor will create, plan and instruct daily/weekly themes for the 4-6 year old classroom based on the class session. Ideal candidates will excel in creative lessons and leading a group of children through simple and complex tasks while creating a nurturing environment. A strong candidate will plan age appropriate activities and is self-motivated. Candidate must follow and adhere to our safety and positive discipline policy.
Contact Karen Stille for more information.