Community Education | Recreation Assistant/Instructor | Minnetonka Community Education | Available: June 20, 2023 | Closing: open until filled


Freeman Park, Shorewood
Thorpe Park, Deephaven

Several part-time positions available
10-15  hours / week
Tuesday – Thursday
Mornings from June 20 to Aug 17, 2023
Age 18+: Starting at $16.79
Age 16-17: Starting at $13.30
Primary Objective of Positions:
To lead outdoor summer recreation program for youth ages 4-12, and ensure a safe and fun environment. 
Job Responsibilities:

  1. Develop and implement fun recreational curriculum and program goals to include field games, arts & crafts, nature activities, and special events.
  2. Plan and carry out age- appropriate activities consistent with class goals.
  3. Supervise participants and volunteers.
  4. Provide a safe, caring, and fun environment for participants.
  5. Establish a positive and friendly relationship with parents.
  6. Maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism.

Job Qualifications:

  1. Must be at least 16 years of age.
  2. Evidence of successful experience in and passion for working with children.
  3. Demonstrated knowledge of recreation programs.
  4. Evidence of positive interpersonal skills; ability to relate well to children and adults.
  5. Evidence of successful teaching and/or program leadership.
  6. Ability to work under minimal supervision.
  7. Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality.
  8. Proven record of punctuality and responsibility.