• Museum Camp Before/After Care Instructor

    Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
    Job Description
    Museum Camp Before/After Care Instructor
    Reports to:     Manager, Museum Camps
    Department:   Learning
    FLSA Status:  PT/Hourly
    Compensation: $10.00/hour
    Position Overview:
    The Museum Camp Before/After Care Instructor is responsible for teaching and supervising campers during the before and after care periods of Museum Camps.
    Responsibilities and Duties:
    • Serve as the primary supervision for campers in before and after care at Union Terminal and at offsite locations.  
    • Facilitate Monday morning check-in for Before Care campers. Receive paperwork from parents, gather information about campers’ medical conditions, answer questions about camp activities, etc.
    • Facilitate daily check-in and check-out procedures for children in before and after care.
    • Attend all museum camp training sessions.
    • Facilitate communication between parents of campers and day-time instructors and coordinators.
    • Stay on site until all campers are picked up during after care. 
    • Serve as substitute instructor as needed
    • Oversee camper safety by adhering to Cincinnati Museum Center’s (CMC) policies.  Reinforcing campers and volunteers follow safety standards. 
    Education and Experience:
    • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent. Experience working with children or families preferred.
    Experience with camps preferred 
    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    • Must interact well with children.
    • Comfortability working with multiple age groups.
    • Must have strong leadership and people skills.
    • Certified in First Aid/CPR or willing to become certified.
    • Must have good communication skills, both oral and written, and the ability to work with a diverse workforce.
    • Must have the ability to work at multiple locations. Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license is required.
    •  Be able to prioritize in stressful situations.
    • Communicate clearly as part of a team.
    • Ability to work without direct supervision
    Additional Requirements
    • Work week may be 0 – 30 hours.  The week runs Monday-Friday.  Shifts are between the hours of 7:15am – 9:15am, 7:15am – 1:15pm, 12:00pm-6pm and 3:30pm – 6:00pm.  Weekends are not required. This is from May 18 2020- August 7 2020.
    • Museum Camp Before and After Care Instructors must have full availability when Museum Camps are taking place unless prior approval has been ascertained before camps.
    • Must be able to physically move about the facility while supervising campers and/or moving program materials.
    • Must be able to assist campers, or organizing materials for long periods of time.
    Work area is Union Terminal in classrooms, exhibit floors, and other areas in and around the building. Position also requires work and travel outside of Union Terminal, including weeks that will be completely offsite at satellite Museum Camps locations, including but not limited to: Cincinnati Observatory, Blue Ash Recreation Center, Villa Madonna Academy, and Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy. 
    We are an equal opportunity employer
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    Cincinnati Museum Center and the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics.