Kent Park and Recreation offers part-time and seasonal employment opportunities.
Camp Kent Counselor: Kent Park and Recreation is accepting applications for summer camp counselor to work at Camp Kent at Emery Park during summer 2019. The camp counselors are part of a team, working together with the camp director to oversee the campers who are first through eighth graders. Applicants should have experience and enjoy working with youngsters, be self-movtiated and able to work as part of a team and demonstrate interest in sports, arts and crafts, playing board and card games, swimming. Counselors work from about June 24 to August 16, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Congenial work environment, good salary. Candidates, who should be at least 16 years old, should submit an application form by May 10, 2019 to Kent Park and Recreation, P.O. Box 678, Kent, CT 06757. For more information and application, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Lesly Ferris, 860-927-1003. Application available on website under "forms." EOE
Camp Kent Volunteer Counselor: Kent Park and Recreation anticipates accepting applications for volunteer counselors to assist at the 2019 summer camp program. Applicants must be Kent residents or former Camp Kent participants, age 14 or 15, and submit a job application form (available on website, under "Forms" ), one letter of reference and may be asked to participate in an interview. Applications should be returned to Kent Park and Recreation, P.O. Box 678, Kent, CT 06757 by May 4. Description of the volunteer counselor job is available under "Forms."
Lifeguards: Kent Park and Recreation is accepting application for certified lifeguards to work seasonal hours at Emery Park during the summer of 2019 for anticipated openings. Job application form is available on the website under "Forms." Please return completed application to Kent Park and Recreation, P.O. Box 678, Kent, CT 06757 by April 5, 2019. Direct questions to Lesly Ferris, 860-927-1003 or email