River Forest Park District  •  401 Thatcher Ave •  River Forest, IL 60305  •   (708) 366-6660  •  RFParks.org
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Employment Opportunities

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:


Mary Dominguez
Business Manager
River Forest Park District
401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, Illinois 60305
708-366-6660 xt. 102


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  • 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.

Download the employment application here.

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