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Summer Camp Classroom Assistant


Join the Education team at Discovery Space this summer as a Summer Camp Classroom Assistant. Classroom Assistants will be directly responsible for assisting with daily experiments and activities while helping to maintain a safe and fun camp environment. Classroom Assistants will also be expected to help open or close the science center during before care (7:30-9am) and after care (4-5:30pm). Successful candidates will have had experience managing groups of more than 15 children and will demonstrate strong communication and customer service skills.

30 hours/week

Responsibilities Include:

  • Before and/or After care
  • Prep and cleanup of all spaces used by campers
  • Program materials management
  • Monitoring the health and safety of all campers
  • Overseeing snack/lunch time and outside play time
  • Constant communication with supervisor (including checking email daily)
  • Other duties as assigned

This is a fast-paced position and will require a considerable amount of time working on your feet. Current CPR and First Aid Certification preferred. Background checks will be required.

Apply securely online for this position.

Please email Olivia Perdew-Kenny, Education Manager at with any questions.

Posted March 20, 2019