Senior Play Facilitator

KidsWork Children's Museum
Job Description
Senior Play Facilitator
KidsWork Children’s Museum - Frankfort, IL 60423
$10.50 per hour / part-time  / weekend shifts required / approximately 18-25 hours per week/minimum age 25 yrs. old/January start date
Senior Play Facilitator responsible for oversight of daily museum operations such as opening, closing, guest check-in, issue resolution, and volunteers. Ensure that the visitors have a pleasant and rewarding experience. This position requires a candidate that is motivated, organized, personable, and has a passion for the mission of KidsWork Children’s Museum.
We are an organization that puts family first. This includes a lot of flexibility with work schedules.  
Essential Responsibilities
  • Responsible for opening and closing procedures of museum.
  • Oversight of museum floor including volunteers & staff during shift.
  • Provide program support for weekday, weekend and special events at KidsWork and at off site locations as needed.
  • Maintain a high level of museum cleanliness throughout hours of operation.
  • Provide positive customer service, enforcing museum’s safety and security policies.
  • Data entry and accurately filling out forms for field trips, birthday parties and special events. 
  • Communicate program purposes and daily schedule to members and guests.
  • Participation in all staff meetings and trainings.
  • Must work special events such as Frankfort Fall Fest and annual fundraiser.
  • Must be flexible with work schedule that may include days, weekends and some holidays on a regular basis. 
  • Other duties as assigned.
Skills and Abilities
  • 1-3 years of excellent customer service experience.
  • Experience working with young children and/or interest in working with children in a creative learning environment.
  • Ability to organize time effectively and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Proven ability to work independently as well as within a team environment.
  • Must exhibit problem solving, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Highly respectful in speech, actions, and demeanor.
  • Able to stand, walk, and interact with children and adults for extended periods of time.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications desired.
  • Candidates must pass a background check.
Please send all resumes to Nicole Underwood – nunderwood@kidsworkchildrensmuseum.orgor stop by Museum to fill out application. 11 S. White Street, Frankfort, IL 60423
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