junior leaders

Junior Leaders 2014

The Schaumburg Park District is seeking enthusiastic 13-15 year olds who want to become leaders and potential staff members. Applicants must be 13 by Sept. 1, 2014.

This fun experience is a great way to introduce the concept of employment responsibilities to teens. Junior Leaders will interact with young children, peers and adults in a work setting.  Junior Leader positions are available for Safety Town, tot and sport programs swim lessons and more!

There is a required fee of $20/$30 for the Junior Leader Program. The fee is payable when registering for a Junior Leader Interview or a Returning Junior Leader Information Night.

New Applicants

New applicants must complete the Junior Leader application which can be downloaded from a link below, or picked up at the CRC, PSC, or MRC after March 3. The application and two recommendation forms must be submitted to Kathy Moulds at the Pat Shephard Center, 421 N. Springinsguth Rd. by March 21. Applicants must register for one of the group interviews on April 1, 7 or 8. The $20/$30 registration fee for the interview is a required fee for all Junior Leader participants. Teens will receive written notice of their application status the week of April 298. All teens accepted into the Junior Leader Program will receive information regarding the placement process. Positions are limited and will be first come first serve.

There is a mandatory Junior Leader Kick Off from 9 a.m. to noon, June 7 at the Community Recreation Center for Junior Leaders. This year’s training will include mini training sessions and pizza lunch provided by the Park District.

Register for one of the following group interview sessions held at the Pat Shephard Center.

Date  Time  Barcode 
April 1 4-4:30PM #59222
April 1 5:30-6PM #59223
April 7 6:15-6:45PM  #59224 
April 7 7:45-8:15PM  #59225
April 8 4-4:30PM  #59226 
April 8 4:45-5:15PM   #59227

Returning Junior Leaders

Returning Junior Leaders must attend one of the Information nights on April 1, 7 or 8. During the information nights, Junior Leaders will discuss experiences from last summer and the placement process for the summer.  Please bring a completed Junior Leader Commitment Form for Returning Junior Leaders and Junior Leader Program Selection Form(can be downloaded below). The $20/$30 registration fee for the interview is a required fee for all Junior Leader participants. Returning Junior Leaders must attend the mandatory Junior Leader Kick Off on Saturday June 7 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Community Recreation Center. This year’s training will include mini training sessions and pizza lunch provided by the Park District.

Register for one of the following information nights held at the Pat Shephard Center.

Date  Time  Barcode 
April 1 4:45-5:15PM #59229
April 7 7-7:30PM #59230
April 8 5:30-6PM  #59231

Parents

Parents must attend an informational meeting while their teen has their interview or meeting. Meetings will be held at the Pat Shepard Center. 

Kick-Off Meeting: Barcode #59232

The meeting is from 9 a.m. to noon, June 7 at the Community Recreation Center.

This year’s training will include mini training sessions and pizza lunch provided by the Park District..

Contact

For more information, contact the Pat Shephard Center at 847/490-7036.

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