Job Description

Come work at a place where you have a direct impact on the quality of life for Kent residents, business owners and visitors alike!


(4 Positions Available)

Cover letter and resume must be attached with application.

Hours: 10 hours per week

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

3:30pm-until 5:00pm

Wednesday - 1pm-5pm

Program runs September 20, 2022 - May 25, 2023

Hourly rate: $18.00- 20.00 per hour depending on experience

These positions are open until filled.

Duties:   Under the direction of the Youth and Teen Manager and Program Coordinator, After School Energy Supervisors organize and lead daily activities for children ages 6-12. After School Energy consists of approximately 20-30 participants and 2 youth leaders.  Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting in the development and implementation of the weekly activity schedule; leading daily activities; developing positive supportive relationships with participants, parents and other department staff; preparing reports in support of assigned programs and assisting in the preparation of  information/ promotional materials.  Activities include homework assistance, arts and crafts, group games/ competitions, sports, and songs. 

Minimum Qualifications:  Must be at least 18 years of age; Applicants are subject to a position-relevant background check. 

Preferred Qualifications:  One (1) year or more of experience working with children in recreation, teaching or day camp environment; knowledge of age appropriate athletic and social activities, crafts and other large group activities for children between 6-12 years old; experience in supervising staff, ability to live by Kent Parks mission of "Dedicated to Enriching Lives" and demonstrate the following characteristics: responsible, respectful, honest, energetic, passionate, flexible, original, creative, dependable, thoughtful.

The City of Kent is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Instructions

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