TITLE: Lake County Science First Assistant Instructor
Requisition Number 133
PURPOSE: To aid in the delivery of a hands-on summer science program for students going into grades
7 to 9, which will take place at the Greenbelt Cultural Center in North Chicago.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
DEPARTMENT: Joseph Regenstein, Jr. School of the Chicago Botanic Garden
REPORTS TO: Seasonal Manager for Science First at Lake County from the Chicago Botanic Garden
SUPERVISES: Students in the Science First program
COOPERATIVE RELATIONSHIPS: Lake County Forest Preserve District
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Experience working with middle or high school students in an educational or recreational setting (volunteering, mentoring, camp counselor, tutoring, etc.). Enjoyment of learning, working with kids, nature, and being outside. Available to attend orientation during the week of June 10 (TBD) and to work 40 hours per week from June 17 to July 12. Ability to lift 30 pounds and walk on a variety of terrains for up to two miles during student field trips.