Job Opportunities

Before and After School Care Coordinator

The Northfield Park District is seeking qualified, highly energetic individuals who love working, playing and interacting with children for our Before and After School Care Programs for children kindergarten to 3rd grade. Position is during the 2017-18 school year and is part-time. Applicant must be available Monday-Friday 7:00-8:30am and/or 1:30-6:00pm 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 and implement daily activities for children. Daily activities include themed 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 the Before and After School Care Programs.

Hours: (Hiring for 5-day Morning and/or Afternoon shifts): 8/21/17 – 6/13/18

Morning Shift: M-F from 7:00-8:30am

Afternoons: M-F from 1:30-6:00pm

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

Contact: Please complete application and/or submit resume. If you have any questions please email Jim Reuter at
This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, and efforts of working conditions 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 circumstances change: e.g., 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 Jim Reuter at or dropped off at the Northfield Community Center, 401 Wagner Rd. Northfield, IL 60093. 

Any questions can be directed to Jim.