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Freeport Park District is seeking an experienced manager to oversee the District’s Parks department and natural resources management.

Qualifications: Must have Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Parks Management, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture, Urban Forestry or closely related field with a minimum of 5 years of experience including 3 years supervisory experience. Working knowledge of principles and practices forestry, horticulture, natural resource management including restoration planning and implementation is required. Candidates with the following training and certificates preferred; Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP); Certified Pool Operator (CPO) or equivalent; playground inspection (CPSI); pesticide spray application; certifications with an associated horticulture or arboriculture association and prescribed burns. Must possess a valid driver’s license and a satisfactory motor vehicle record.

Duties: Responsible for the professional work planning, organization and management of Parks department operations and natural resources. Oversees and manages day to day Parks department operations; park landscape planning; horticultural and arboriculture evaluation and maintenance; preventative building maintenance; custodial duties; maintenance of recreation facilities including aquatics center; local and regional trail planning and maintenance; vehicle and equipment fleet management; capital project oversight; and other duties as listed in job description.

To Apply: Send resume and a cover letter to:

    Vickie Witt
    Office Manager
    Freeport Park District
    P.O. Box 417
    Freeport, IL 61032
    Email:  vwitt@freeportparkdistrict.org  

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 Freeport Park District

 Contact

Ron Schneider
8152356114
rschneider@freeportparkdistrict.org

 Closing Date

August 9, 2019

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Major Duties and Responsibilities:

The After School Recreation teacher/aide is responsible for instructing children between the ages of five and twelve in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth.

Required Education and Qualifications:

Teacher qualifications: Associate's Degree (A.A.) or sixty semester hours from an accredited college and at least six hours in Early Childhood Credits. Applicants with less education/experience will be considered for Assistant Teacher positions. Must meet all requirements for licensing standards of the State of Illinois Department of Child and Family Services.

Work Schedule:

Orientation Thursday, August 23 from 2:00-5:00 pm.

Variable: Program meets Monday – Friday from 2:40– 6:00 pm. August 30, 2019 – June 10, 2020. Additional hours available on days when school is out.

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 Wilmette Park District

 Contact

Olga Miklasz
omiklasz@wilpark.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

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Major Duties and Responsibilities:

The Two Year Old Teacher is responsible for instructing children of the age of two in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for two year olds. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Plan and implement the program in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the Early Childhood Center and the Wilmette Park District. • Responsible for the ordered arrangement, appearance of the classroom and maintaining the quality of supplies, equipment and materials in the classroom. • Effectively develop and carry out weekly lesson plans that are subject to the approval of the Early Childhood Supervisor and that fit children’s needs and interests. • Develop individual and group activities to stimulate growth in language, social and motor skills such as learning to listen to instructions, playing with others, and using play equipment. • Assume an equal share of the joint housekeeping responsibilities of the staff. • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing with parents/guardians throughout the year and during parent/teacher conferences that are conducted semi-annually. • Attend parent or parent/child events related to the program (i.e., student orientation, open house). • Attend staff meetings, conferences and in-service training in accordance with licensing requirements. • Responsible for the safety of the children in the program at all times. • Responsible for complying with all State and DCFS licensing requirements. • Become familiar with and follow safety procedures of the Wilmette Park District including, but not limited to, fire, severe weather and evacuation procedures. • Instruct children in practices of personal cleanliness and self-care. • Alternate periods of strenuous activity with periods of rest or light activity to avoid over-stimulation and fatigue. • Help children develop habits of caring for own clothing and picking up and putting away toys and books. • Serve nutritious snacks to children. • Follow-through with all other duties as assigned by the Early Childhood Supervisor.

Required Education and Qualifications:

Associate’s Degree (A.A.) or sixty semester hours from an accredited college and at least six hours in Early Childhood Credits. Prefer B.A./B.S in Early Childhood Education. Must meet all requirements for licensing standards of the State of Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Work Schedule:

Monday - Friday 8:30- 11:30 AM September 3, 2019 – May 29, 2020 with additional responsibilities in August and June

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 Wilmette Park District

 Contact

Olga Miklasz
omiklasz@wilpark.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 DOQ

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Major Duties and Responsibilities:

The Full-Day Preschool Teacher is responsible for instructing children between the ages of three and five in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for preschool. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Plan and implement the program in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the Early Childhood Center and the Wilmette Park District. • Responsible for the ordered arrangement, appearance of the classroom and maintaining the quality of supplies, equipment and materials in the classroom. • Effectively develop and carry out weekly lesson plans that are subject to the approval of the Early Childhood Program Coordinator and the Early Childhood Supervisor and that fit children’s needs and interests. • Develop individual and group activities to stimulate growth in language, social and motor skills such as learning to listen to instructions, playing with others, and using play equipment. • Assume an equal share of the joint housekeeping responsibilities of the staff. • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing with parents/guardians throughout the year and during parent/teacher conferences that are conducted semi-annually. • Attend parent or parent/child events related to the program (i.e., student orientation, open house). • Attend staff meetings, conferences and in-service training in accordance with licensing requirements. • Responsible for the safety of the children in the program at all times. • Responsible for complying with all State and DCFS licensing requirements. • Become familiar with and follow safety procedures of the Wilmette Park District including, but not limited to, fire, severe weather and evacuation procedures. • Instruct children in practices of personal cleanliness and self-care. • Alternate periods of strenuous activity with periods of rest or light activity to avoid over-stimulation and fatigue. • Help children develop habits of caring for own clothing and picking up and putting away toys and books. • Serve nutritious snacks to children. • Follow-through with all other duties as assigned by the Early Childhood Program Coordinator and Early Childhood Supervisor.

Required Education and Qualifications:

Associate’s Degree (A.A.) or sixty semester hours from an accredited college and at least six hours in Early Childhood Credits. Prefer B.A./B.S in Early Childhood Education. All applicants must meet all requirements for licensing standards of the State of Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Work Schedule:

Mondays - Fridays from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM August 26, 2019 – May 29, 2020 with additional responsibilities in June

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 Wilmette Park District

 Contact

Olga Miklasz
omiklasz@wilpark.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 DOQ

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Major Duties and Responsibilities:

The Kindergarten Enrichment Teacher is responsible for instructing children between the ages of five and six in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for primary school. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•Plan and implement the program in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the Early Childhood Center and the Wilmette Park District. •Responsible for the ordered arrangement, appearance of the classroom and maintaining the quality of supplies, equipment and materials in the classroom. •Effectively develop and carry out weekly lesson plans that are subject to the approval of the Early Childhood Supervisor and that fit children’s needs and interests. •Develop individual and group activities to stimulate growth in language, social and motor skills such as learning to listen to instructions, playing with others, and using play equipment. •Assume an equal share of the joint housekeeping responsibilities of the staff. •Effectively communicate verbally and in writing with parents/guardians throughout the year. •Attend parent or parent/child events related to the program (i.e., student orientation, open house). •Attend staff meetings, conferences and in-service training in accordance with licensing requirements. •Responsible for the safety of the children in the program at all times. •Responsible for complying with all State and DCFS licensing requirements. •Become familiar with and follow safety procedures of the Wilmette Park District including, but not limited to, fire, severe weather and evacuation procedures. •Instruct children in practices of personal cleanliness and self-care. •Alternate periods of strenuous activity with periods of rest or light activity to avoid over-stimulation and fatigue. •Help children develop habits of caring for own clothing and picking up and putting away toys and books. •Serve nutritious snacks to children. •Follow-through with all other duties as assigned by the Kindergarten Enrichment Coordinator and the Early Childhood Supervisor.

Required Education and Qualifications:

Associate’s Degree (A.A.) or sixty semester hours from an accredited college and at least six hours in Early Childhood Credits. Prefer B.A./B.S in Early childhood Education. Must meet all requirements for licensing standards of the State of Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Work Schedule:

Monday through Friday 8:45 AM-12:45 PM OR Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:00-3:00PM

2019-20 School Year: August 30, 2019 - June 10, 2020 with additional responsibilities in August and June Start date: August 26, 2019

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 Wilmette Park District

 Contact

Olga Miklasz
omiklasz@wilpark.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled