TITLE: Lake County Science First Program Assistant
Requisition Number 134
PURPOSE: To aid in the delivery of a hands-on summer science program for students going into grades 7 to 9, which will be held at the Greenbelt Cultural Center in North Chicago.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
DEPARTMENT: Joseph Regenstein, Jr. School of the Chicago Botanic Garden
REPORTS TO: Seasonal Program Supervisor for Science First Lake County from Chicago Botanic Garden
SUPERVISES: Students in the Science First program
COOPERATIVE RELATIONSHIPS: Lake County Forest Preserve District
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Must enjoy working with kids, enjoy science, and nature, and being outside; and be able to lift 20 pounds and walk on different terrains on hot days for field trips. Must be available to work for 40 hours per week from June 17 to July 12. Knowledge of programs run by the Lake County Forest Preserve District is a plus.