Grinnell Chamber

Summer Program Leaders

Part time
Posted: 03/02/2023
Grinnell, IA
Ashley Risting


LINK Grinnell is gearing up for a summer of fun, and we need more hands to make it successful! Consider applying today for a fast-paced, fun opportunity to work with children, help develop curriculum and build your resume. Great opportunity for college students, teachers - current or retired - or anyone interested in working with children! 



LINK Grinnell is looking for individuals to serve as program leaders for its summer program for school-age children (ages 5-12) in Grinnell. LINK’s mission is to lead, inspire, nurture, and keep children educated, enriched and engaged in the Grinnell community. 


LINK is working to pull together a number of individuals to help provide coverage for other team members. If an individual cannot commit to every day, or participates in a sport or activity, simply note that information in the application process.


Essential Responsibilities:

  • The position is responsible for the care and supervision of children assigned to his/her group in the LINK Summer Program weekdays daily from June 1 through August 12.   Schedule and hours will vary based on availability and need. Regular program hours are 7:30AM - 5:30PM. 

  • Work directly with the program director to ensure continuity of care throughout the child’s day in the program. 

  • Provide leadership and supervision to children at all times; serving as a positive role model and following all state licensing requirements. 

  • Assist the director and site supervisor to ensure overall success of the program.

Hours/Compensation: This is a part-time, non-exempt position. Compensation is commensurate based on experience and/or education. Position to start at a minimum of $12/hour. 

To Apply: Please email cover letter and resume to to apply for employment. Applications will be accepted until all positions have been filled.  

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