Employment


NOW HIRING FOR 2014 SEASONAL POSITIONS! APPLY ONLINE TODAY!

 

Position(s) available:

Girl Scout Event Leaders Needed in Cincinnati Parks - Apply online by October 24th !

The Park and Recreation Specialist – Girl Scout Overnight (GSO) Leader works the assigned weekends of the GSO schedule that begins in November and ends in May of each year. There are 9 overnights scheduled the Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 year are as shown below

November 7 - 8: WOW! Wonders of Water Journey (Brownie)  
November 21 - 22: GET MOVING! Journey (Junior)

January 9 - 10: SURVIVOR GIRLS! (Junior) 
January 23 - 24:
SURVIVOR GIRLS! (Brownie)
March 13 - 14: GET MOVING! Journey (Junior)
March 27 – 28: WOW! Wonders of Water Journey (Brownie) 
April 10 - 11, April 24 - 25 & May 15 – 16: Between Earth and Sky Journey (Daisy)   
Hours worked during a GSO weekend are 13 - 17 starting on Friday late afternoon and ending on Saturday afternoon (approximately 4:00 - 10:30pm on Fridays and 7:30am - 5:00pm on Saturdays). Additional weekday and weekend hours may be  available for program preparation or assistance at special events.

 

This is a part-time position with a salary of $12.00 per hour. Enrollment in City Retirement System; NO BENEFITS.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

*At least one year of college with classes in the natural sciences, education or related areas is required. Completion of a degree in one of these studies is preferred.
*Previous experience working with children is required.
*CPR and First Aid Certification is required.
*Understanding of the applications of the Girl Scout program, philosophy, and policies (may be acquired upon employment) is preferred.

 

*  MUST BE AVAILABLE DURING THE HOURS AND ALL 9 WEEKENDS LISTED ABOVE.
*  Basic knowledge of local nature and ecology and ability to communicate well with children. Must be willing to handle a variety of live animals including insects and snakes.

 

*  Ability to work outdoors and maintain physical condition necessary for:

 

sitting, standing, climbing, walking for prolonged periods of time; occasional light or moderate lifting and carrying required; occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel,  crouch or crawl; must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.; able to hear sounds in low and high frequencies; specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, ability to distinguish colors, and the ability to adjust focus; must speak clearly and audibly.

 

*  Must be 18 years old, a high school graduate, and pass criminal police background checks.

 

*  Must have an address in Hamilton, Clermont, Butler or Warren county.

 

*  Must have a valid driver’s license; provide own transportation. Wear an official uniform.

 

 APPLY ONLINE BY 10/24
Position title: Parks and Rec. Specialist (Girl Scout Overnight Leader)

For more information, contact: Erin Morris, Assistant Manager of Explore Nature! Cincinnati Park Board Phone: 513-321-6070   Fax: 513-321-6218 OR Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The City of Cincinnati is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Applications:
 
Apply online today! Applications will only be accepted through the City of Cincinnati's online hiring system. If you need assistance with the online system, you may contact City of Cincinnati Human Resources at 513.352.2489 or the Cincinnati Park Board at 513.861.8970.
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