We’re Hiring!

1 May 2019 •

ConnectiKids is looking to hire 3 Program Assistants (One Male staff) and a Chef for our summer program. These are part time positions Monday through Friday, July 8th through August 2nd. If you are passionate about working with students please send you resume to ksteele@ct-kids.org with the subject Summer Job Applicant. 

The summer program is offered to Hartford Public School elementary students in grades 2-8 on a first come first served basis, the maximum number of students served during our summer months are 120. Summer activities will include outdoor based projects, field trips to Riverfront Recapture, The Connecticut Science Center, Auer farm, Hartford Yard Goat’s Stadium, swimming, and classes that may include cooking, dance and art!

Application

Program Assistant Job Requirements 

  • Must be 18 years of older 
  • Must have at least 1-2 years of experience working with groups of youth ages 6 – 14 
  • Must be able to multi-task, work well with groups of youth as well as individual children and have excellent interpersonal skills. 
  • Reliable form of transportation 
  • Flexible schedule for special events and programs 
  • Must be organized, timely, keen to detail, and have excellent communication skills

Job Responsibilities 

  • Oversee students at program sites and ensuring things are running accordingly 
  • Supervise students’ transportation to and from various program locations 
  • Oversee student behavior during program 
  • Track attendance and maintain all relevant program documents for students and volunteers 
  • Updating senior staff and parents on the flow of program and other pertinent information 
  • Assist instructors during program sessions – Arts & Enrichment 
  • Communicate with staff as needed to prepare for sessions 
  • Fill in during staff absences 
  • Assist in coordination and implementation of special events 
  • Must be culturally competent; be able to work with a diverse group of students and employees 

This is a part time position between the hours of 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, July 8th through August 2nd. Looking for applicants (male preferred) to work during the summer  

Job Type: Part-time, Seasonal
Salary: $11.00 /hour
Required education: High school or equivalent 

Required experience: Working with children: 1 year 

 language: Spanish (Preferred, but not required) 

 

Chef Job Description 

Immediate opening for qualified Summer Enrichment Artist- Chef with ConnectiKids Inc. a Hartford based non-profit organization. Salary is $15-25 per hour based on experience and expertise. Must be passionate and have experience working with students.  

Job Requirements 

  • Must be 18 years of older 
  • Must have at least 1-2 years of experience working with groups of youth ages 7 – 14 
  • Must be able to multi-task, work well with groups of youth as well as individual children and have excellent interpersonal skills. 
  • Reliable form of transportation 
  • Must be organized, timely, keen to detail, and have excellent communication skills 
  • Work together with the Program Director and staff to create an artistic curriculum for the program year. 
  • Must have SERV safe certification 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Oversee students at program sites and ensuring things are running accordingly 
  • Oversee student behavior during program 
  • Communicate with staff as needed to prepare for sessions 
  • Teach students how to prepare meals and their benefits (cooking and nutrition) 
  • Creation of art and enrichment activities (Lesson Plan of dishes) for a broad range of youth, taking into consideration multiple learning styles 
  • Empowering each youth within the classes to produce art, final projects, performance pieces, etc. to contribute creatively in ConnectiKids Annual Year End Showcase.

This is a part time position between the hours of 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, July 8th through August 2nd. LOOKING FOR APPLICANTS TO WORK FOR THE SUMMER AND POSSIBLE POSITION FOR THE ACADEMIC SCHOOL YEAR
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $15.00 to $25.00 /hour