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City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department
Kid City Summer Camp

JOB POSTED: 1/4/2017


Assists Kid City counselors with daily responsibilities. Provides additional staff coverage when counselors have days or shifts off. Assistant conselors can never be solely responsible for children when off-site or in one-to-one settings.


Required: at least two years of secondary education.


Preferrred: At least two years working or volunteering with young children.

Personal Attributes

Ability to work in a fast-paced, flexible environment. A high level of energy, strong organizational skills, and ability to work with people (staff and participants).


Must be at least 16 years old by June 1, 2017. Preferred: Current Adult, Infant and Child CPR and First Aid certifications, Lifeguard certification


An 8- to 9-hour (with parent approval) shift between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. during the camp season (June through early August). Approximately 40 hours of mandatory training to begin in May.


$7.85-$8.70 per hour

Applicants for this position are subject to a criminal history check. Direct deposit is a required condition of employment.

Anyone wishing to apply for this position must submit an application (PDF 152.12 KB) to Bloomington Parks and Recreation, 401 N. Morton St. Ste. 250, Bloomington, Indiana either in person during business hours (8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F), by mail (PO Box 848, Bloomington, IN 47402) or by fax ((812) 349-3705).

Students attending Indiana University may submit appliations to the Student Employment Office at 625 N. Jordan. Applications are available at the City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation main office and at the Student Employment Office. Position open until filled. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by Feb. 28.

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The City of Bloomington does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, religion, age, and disability status in employment or the provision of services. The City of Bloomington validates authorization to work using eVerify. The City will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with the information from each new employee's I-9 form to confirm work authorization.