Family Programs Supervisor

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Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, September 15, 2016, 12:00pm



Bronx, NY
United States

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Job Description:

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be available to work a weekend day and evenings October-January, as well as additional weekdays on holidays.
  • Assist and mentor Adventure Garden staff and volunteers with implementation of plant-science based educational activities, and facilitate activities when needed
  • Monitor flow of visitors and direct crowds as needed
  • Restock and take inventory of educational program materials at activity stations and in storage
  • Oversee breakdown and proper clean-up of activity stations
  • Ensure safe exit of Adventure Garden staff and volunteers at the end of the night
  • Maintain communication with Security and Custodial staff regarding facility security and maintenance


  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have prior experience teaching in an informal setting with various audiences, specifically children and families
  • Must have strong leadership qualities and be able to foster an atmosphere of teamwork and positivity amongst Adventure Garden staff
  • Previous customer service experience required, managerial experience a plus
  • Must be very organized
  • Ability to sit and/or stand for long periods
  • Ability to carry 25 lbs

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