Seasonal Youth Leader

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Open Until Filled

Seasonal Youth Leader (Camps)

(Summer Seasonal position)

(up to 40 hours per week)


The City of Kettering’s award-winning Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is recruiting to fill the seasonal summer position of Seasonal Youth Leader for summer camps. Seasonal Youth Leaders will be permitted to work up to 40 hours per week for a six-month period with a mandatory six-month break in employment prior to being eligible for any other City of Kettering position.

Seasonal Youth Leaders direct daily summer camp activities focusing on Recreation, Sports, Nature and Art. The Recreation Camp Team helps campers have fun all summer long with swimming, field trips, games, activities, crafts and adventures. The Sports Camp Team helps campers learn new sports skills, build on established skills and focus on teamwork as we keep them moving during summer break. The Environmental Camp Team helps campers learn about the Earth, science, nature, and explore the great outdoors. The Art Camp Team helps campers display their creativity as they work with a variety of media and create masterpieces all summer long.


The ideal candidate must be 15 years of age with an enthusiastic attitude and the ability to work with children ages 3+. Candidates must be creative, possess initiative and be assertive. Candidates must also be well organized and able to plan and promote a wide variety of youth activities. Preference will be given to candidates with two years’ related work experience as well as leadership experience and/or training.


Pay range is $8.70 to $9.25 per hour. Entry rate is contingent upon candidate’s related skills, knowledge and abilities.

To Apply:

Please visit for additional information and to download an application packet.  Positions are open until filled.  Apply immediately to:


City of Kettering
Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department
3600 Shroyer Road
Kettering, Ohio 45429

Fax 937-296-3242

Equal Opportunity Employer

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