Chelmsford Community Education Center
Chelmsford Public Schools
Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4183981 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: March 17, 2023 Starting Date: July 5, 2023

Job Description
POSITION: Summer Junior Counselor

This will be a Seasonal, non-benefited position running July 5th-August 11th. The weekly hours will vary based on the needs of the program. Program hours vary. Ability to work morning and afternoon shifts will be required.

JOB GOAL:To assist in providing an enriching, exciting, and fun summer experience to the children enrolled in our Chelmsford Community Education Summer Programs, ensuring all participants have a memorable time during any activities provided. This position covers all Chelmsford Community Education Programs, including but not limited to: Summerfest, SummerQuest, Field Play, Preschool Enrichment Programs, etc.

1. A High School student of at least 15 years of age with Working Papers.
2. Related experience working with children/teens desirable.
3. Demonstrated aptitude or competence for assigned responsibilities.
4. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as may be found appropriate and acceptable by the Director of Community
5. CORI and fingerprinting completed and accepted.


1. Assist the Supervisor in implementing the daily provided program plan.
2. Working with children ages PreK-9th Grade in a positive and supportive manner.
3. Ability to work on the floor, lift over 50 lbs, work in outdoors during all weather conditions, stay on their feet, and other physical requirements as needed. Some programs will travel daily rain or shine.
4. Under direction of Supervisor, implement plans and activities to help children with behavioral or physical challenges.
5. Willingness to be trained.
6. Accept and Adhere to all guidelines set forth in handbooks.
7. Report all necessary problems and/or information to supervisor.
8. Assist with the supervision of students.
9. Assume responsibility for classroom/students during the Supervisor's/Instructor's short absence.
10. Perform all other related duties as directed or as responsibilities necessitate.
11. Attend and complete all required training, and attend 1 day or prep/setup as required prior to the Summer.
12. Perform various instructional, clerical, supportive and other related duties under the direction of the Supervisor.
12. Help offer our students an amazing summer filled with games, laughter and positive interaction.

Terms Of Employment:
1. Position ranges from part time to full time.
2. Hours will vary based on program.
3. Salary is $15-$16 depending upon experience.

REPORTS TO: Program Supervisor and Director of Community Education

EVALUATION: Job performance will be evaluated by the program Supervisor

Send letter of interest and resume to:

Ms. Robyn Adams, Director
Chelmsford Community Education
170 Dalton Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824

Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 15
Salary: $15 to $16 Per Hour

Welcome to Chelmsford Community Education Center!

Chelmsford Community Education offers programs for every age level. There is a wide variety of courses and recreational activities to serve educational and enrichment needs, or for just plain fun! Our childcare and preschool services are enjoyed by children as young as 18 months through school age.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chelmsford Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • None degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Robyn Adams, Director of Community Education
    170 Dalton Road
    Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01824
    Phone: 978-251-5151
    Fax: 978-251-5154