junior leaders

Junior Leaders

Schaumburg Park District is seeking enthusiastic 13-15 year olds who want to become leaders and potential staff members. Applicants must turn 13 by January 1, 2019.

This fun summer 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. They will rotate through a variety of different positions within the park district. These positions may include: camps, parties, swim lessons, concessions and front desk.

Application Process

Applicants must complete the Junior Leader application which can be downloaded from the link below or picked up at the CRC, PSC, or MRC after Monday, March 4th. The application materials must be submitted to Jennifer Baynes at the Pat Shephard Center, 421 N. Springinsguth Road by Friday, April 5th. Applicants must call the Pat Shephard Center at (847) 490-7036 to set up an interview.

Emails will be sent to accepted participants in April. Once participants are accepted into the program, they will register for program code 26569 and pay the $40/$50 registration fee.

There is a mandatory Junior Leader Kick-Off Meeting on Wednesday, May 29 from 6:00-7:30 PM at Pat Shephard Center. Parents must attend the last 15 minutes of the meeting (7:15-7:30).



Contact Jennifer Baynes at the Pat Shephard Center at 847-490-7036.

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