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Recreation Department - After and Outside School Camp Staff
The Town of Gorham’s Recreation Department is seeking energetic, patient and enthusiastic individuals for its part-time seasonal positions of Before & After the Bell Counselor. Counselors act as positive role models for children K-5 and are responsible for providing a fun, safe and enjoyable experience for participants in the Before and After School Program. Duties include organizing and facilitating fun, age-appropriate games and activities for children grades K-5 designed to build self-esteem, teach teamwork, new skills, fair play and good sportsmanship, and encourage interaction. Counselors maintain accurate attendance rosters and ensure the safety of program participants at all times among other responsibilities.
The work schedule may change based on the needs of the program and activities. With a hybrid school schedule, some shifts may average 10 - 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday. Multiple schedules are available to choose from, including 7:30am to 5:30pm, or 2:30 to 5:30pm, Monday through Friday.
REQUIREMENTS: Prior-related experience working with school-age children preferred. CPR/First Aid Certification preferred.
To Apply: Please submit a Town of Gorham Employment Application found HERE.
Applications are also available at the Recreation Department and Town Manager’s Office during normal business hours.
A copy of the full job description for this position is available HERE .
Please send completed application to
Camp and Childcare Director
Gorham Recreation Department
75 South Street, Gorham, ME 04038
The Town of Gorham is an equal opportunity employer.