Part-Time/Temporary

After School Staff 

Activity Leader

The Cranbrook Horizons Upward Bound program is currently seeking Activity Leaders for its summer program that runs from June 19 - August 7, 2017.  The mission of HUB is to provide educational and counseling opportunities to young people who have a strong desire for higher education but lack the support and financial resources to achieve this goal.  HUB believes that a strong academic foundation will help develop young people into productive individuals who become leaders and role models in their communities.  The Activity Leader responsibilities includes but is not limited to:  from 2:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. supervise extra-curricular activities and events as assigned by Activity Coordinator; well as encourage and motivate students to participate; complete and submit required reports to the Activity Coordinator; submit a list of needed equipment and/or supplies in a timely fashion; if requested, assist with supervising students during the evening meal and Study hall; attend scheduled meetings; assume other responsibilities as assigned by the Director of HUB and Activities Coordinator. Duty times are negotiable if applicant has other personal obligations.   Preferred requirements:  Two years of college experience, a general interest in and knowledge of the goals of the HUB program, have a genuine enthusiasm to work with young people and be able to work independently, flexibly and as part of a team.  The program consists of onsite activities.  If interested, please submit an Employee Application and contact information for at least three references to Cranbrook – HR. P.O. Box 801, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303, or fax (248) 645-3014, or emailhumanresources@cranbrook.edu.


Camp Counselor

Interact with families and campers in a positive, nurturing and enriching manner.  Supervise all campers assigned to the counselor, in and out of the camp atmosphere, ensuring their safety at all times.  Manage campers in all activities including sport skills, lunchtime, and classroom projects, and while moving about campus, to ensure consistent engagement and safety for each camper.  Provide enriching and creative growth experiences within the camp activities. Requirements: HS diploma required, Bachelors degree preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills. Patience and the ability to effectively engage very young children. Teaching, tutoring or child care experience strongly preferred. Effective prioritization and multitasking. Valid Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record. This is an hourly position that pays $11.39 per hour. Interested candidates please click on the following link to applyhttps://cranbrook.myschoolapp.com/podium/default.aspx?t=36644&rid=16306


Camp Educator – Institute of Science

The Camp Educator presents a range of science programs for campers ranging in age from Kindergarten to 10th grade. Camps include science programming that provides an enrichment experience for the campers. Educators are expected to demonstrate excellent presentation and large group management skills. Requirements: Completion of college level science, social science or education courses with one year of experience in teaching a variety of ages, either formal or informal. Preference will be given to individuals with education coursework. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages. Basic office computing skills needed, including working knowledge of the PC, proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


Camp Instructor

Interact with families and campers in a positive, nurturing and enriching manner.  Create lesson plans and develop materials requirements for specific activity content, and present these for approval to the camp director in a timely manner.  Oversee all assigned activities and supply inventories for the activity area. Supervise and manage all campers to ensure consistent engagement and safety for each camper during the activity.  Provide enriching and creative growth experiences within the camp activities. Requirements: HS diploma required, Bachelors degree preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills. Patience and the ability to effectively engage very young children. Teaching, tutoring or child care experience required. Effective prioritization and multitasking. Valid Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record. This is an hourly position that pays $11.85 per hour.

Interested candidates please click on the following link to apply https://cranbrook.myschoolapp.com/podium/default.aspx?t=36644&rid=16306


Camp Representative – Institute of Science

The Summer Camp Representative assists Summer Camp administrators and educators to enhance campers’ safety and experience.  Camp Representatives must interact with campers and staff to complement the summer camp curriculum or provide an enrichment experience for the campers. Representatives are expected to engage campers, with lessons, activities, and material/supply preparation. Requirements: Applicants must be 18 years of age or older. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages.


COACHING OPPORTUNITIES – UPPER SCHOOL

The Upper School is seeking Coaches for the upcoming athletic seasons as follows:

Fall Coaching Opportunities

  • Varsity Assistant Volleyball Coach (August 9 – October 30, 2017)

Cranbrook Art Museum Summer Program Positions

Cranbrook Art Museum is looking for Summer Staff for two of our Educational Programs: CRANBROOK SUMMER ART INSTITUTE (High School, Commuter and Residential) and CREATE CAMPS(K-8).  Summer programs are an amazing, enriching experience where teachers and staff educate and excite students of all ages about the arts. We hire approximately 25 staff from with a range of experience levels, from local communities and around the world. Summer staff is dedicated and engaged about their field of expertise, with all teaching staff pursuing or already graduated from an education or arts degree program.

CREATE CAMPS

TEACHING ARTISTS - CREATE CAMPS (1st-8th grade) - 5-8 STAFF POSITIONS
Create Camps’ Teaching Artists develop and implement daily classroom experiences in various studio concentrations. Teaching Artists must be multitaskers with endless enthusiasm, engaging students and able to foster an environment of innovation and self-expression. Teaching Artists teach one, three or four week sessions or (if eligible) two sessions, for a total of six to eight weeks (plus additional time for orientation, lesson planning, and classroom set-up). Daily teaching schedules are Monday thru Friday, from 8:30am - 3:30pm (with a 30 minute, unpaid lunch break). Teaching Artists work an average of 7 hours a day.  Responsibilities:  Integrate and develop new dynamic content, projects, and prototypes while implementing existing project plans, based on objects in the museum’s collection and current exhibitions; capable of classroom control and management of students in a range of ages, creating an environment of creativity, innovation, and support during class time; classroom studio preparation and set-up, supply and material inventory and organization, daily/weekly studio clean-up; help facilitate  and oversee lunch and outdoor activities during mid-day break for campers (1st-8th) after Mini Makers morning session ends; attend weekly all team meetings and maintain open communication with Program Managers, Program Director, and Parents/Guardians.  Required Qualifications:  Must be at least 18 years of age; must have completed Undergraduate Degree; completed or in pursuit of Graduate Degree; ability to lead indoor and outdoor recreation and activities.  Preferred Qualifications:  Undergraduate and/or Graduate Degree in Fine Arts, Elementary Education, Art Education; previous teaching experience, or experience working with youth.
 
TEACHING ARTISTS - MINI MAKERS (Kindergarten) - 1-2 STAFF POSITIONS
Mini Maker’s Teaching Artists develop and implement daily classroom experiences, and assist with camper management during lunch and outdoor activity. Teaching Artists teach for a total of four or eight weeks (plus additional time for orientation, lesson planning, and classroom set-up). Daily teaching schedules are Monday thru Friday, from 8:30am - 1pm (with a 30 minute, unpaid lunch break).  Responsibilities:  Integrate and develop new dynamic content, projects, and prototypes while implementing existing project plans, based on objects in the museum’s collection and current exhibitions; maintain classroom control and management of young students, creating an environment of creativity, innovation, and support during class time; classroom studio preparation and set-up, supply and material inventory and organization, daily/weekly studio clean-up; attend weekly all team meetings and maintain open communication with Program Managers, Program Director, and Parents/Guardians.  Required Qualifications:  Must be at least 18 years of age; must have completed Undergraduate Degree; completed or in pursuit of Graduate Degree; previous experience working with young children; ability to lead indoor and outdoor recreation and activities.  Preferred Qualifications:  Undergraduate and/or Graduate Degree in Elementary Education, Art Education, Fine Arts; previous teaching experience.
 
ACTIVITY COORDINATORS (all ages) - 2-4 STAFF POSITIONS
Activity Coordinators monitor extended AM and PM care for students who arrive before the start of camp and depart after the end of camp, as well as lunch and classroom breaks. Activity Coordinators can work four or eight week sessions. Daily schedules are Monday thru Friday, either morning or afternoon shifts (with a 30 minute, unpaid lunch break).  Responsibilities:  Ensure the safety, security, and well-being of students during extended care, lunch, and outdoor activities. This includes maintaining classroom control and management of students in a range of ages; develop and facilitate craft projects, games, group collaborations - welcoming students to camp for the day, and allowing them to unwind at the end of the day; maintain open communication with Program Managers, Program Director, and Parents/Guardians and communicating with parents at drop-off and pick-up; assist with administrative and organizational assistance, materials management, and clean-up duties as requested.  Required Qualifications - Must be at least 18 years of age; must have completed or be in pursuit of Undergraduate Degree; ability to lead indoor and outdoor recreation and activities. Preferred Qualifications:  Undergraduate focus in Education or Fine Arts; previous experience working with young children.
 
Application materials will be accepted on a rolling basis until positions have been filled, with interviews beginning in February 2017. If interested, please submit a completed Cranbrook Employee Application, a short letter of interest and resume to humanresources@cranbrook.edu or fax to (248) 645-3014.  Cranbrook’s Employee Application can be downloaded from Cranbrook’s Employment page at www.cranbrook.edu or from this link:
 
 
Employment offers are contingent on completion of satisfactory background checks and references, and verification of the appropriate identity and employment eligibility documentation.

Grounds Worker

Needed to provide basic grounds maintenance services using hand tools, walk behind and riding motorized equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Mow, edge and trim lawns; plant, weed and water flowerbeds; assist with pruning duties; snow and ice removal by hand and with motorized equipment; litter and leaf removal; routine maintenance of groundskeeping equipment; other duties as assigned. Requires a High School diploma or GED,; a valid Michigan driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record. Minimum of one year experience in grounds maintenance and the operation of mechanized equipment is preferred. Good mechanical aptitude/abilities required. There are several part-time positions available.


Infrastructure Technician

The Physical Plant Infrastructure Technician will assist the Director of Physical Plant with the initial development of a campus Storm Water Management Plan.  The Technician will coordinate the collection of data and incorporate this information into drawings, schematics, and maps using CAD. This is a temporary position working variable hours. Requirements: Education or experience in engineering field, preferably in Civil Engineering. Proficiency in AutoCAD. Ability to read and understand documents (drawings, specifications, etc). Knowledge of good drafting techniques. Strong organization and computer skills. Excellent verbal and communication skills. High attention to detail. High School Diploma required. This is a temporary position for the summer, working variable hours.


Lifeguard - Williams Natatorium

The Natatorium lifeguard is responsible for ensuring members and guests a safe and positive recreational experience, while upholding the two primary responsibilities - preventing accidents and responding to emergencies. Other duties include: Keep the pool, pool area, locker rooms, and office clean and neat at all times; be knowledgeable of the pool rules and enforce them tactfully; attend all in-service training programs; be knowledgeable about the emergency action plan, pool facilities, equipment, hours of operation, and pool events; other duties as assigned. Current lifeguard training certification, current community CPR certification, and current standard first aid certification are required.


Natatorium Supervisor - Williams Natatorium

The Natatorium Supervisor is responsible for: Monitoring the lifeguards and ensuring that guests follow the natatorium guidelines; being knowledgeable about the emergency action plan, pool facilities, equipment, programs, hours of operation, and pool events; properly completing required maintenance and paperwork of the facility; the proper shut down and opening of the facility when necessary, including monitoring that patrons exit the pool, locker rooms, observation areas and hallways; other duties as assigned. Previous experience instructing, managing, and/or developing programs is required. Previous lifeguard experience and current lifeguard certification are desirable.


Office Administrator

Respond to or distribute incoming phone calls and emails to appropriate camp staff. Monitor and communicate via radio to main office and other camps. Utilize the camp database and create reports. Create, process, and send camp announcements, newsletters, and follow-up communications. Submit work orders for facility usage and transportation. Provide prompt responses to program inquiries and establish efficient working relationships with CEC personnel and program participants. Requirements: H.S. diploma required. Excellent interpersonal skills and phone/email manner required. Effective prioritization and multitasking. Computer proficiency required. Valid Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record required. Interested candidates please click on the following link to apply https://cranbrook.myschoolapp.com/podium/default.aspx?t=36644&rid=16306


Program Presenter - Observatory

The Observatory Program Presenter will assist in the presentation of observatory programs and activities for the general public, school group visitors, and special audiences.  The Observatory Program Presenter must be able to work some weekdays, weekends and/or evenings, as needed, according to a regular schedule. Requirements: Must have a demonstrable interest and activity as an amateur astronomer, and must possess knowledge of constellations, telescopes and general astronomy. Completed college level science, social science or education courses with one year of experience in formal/informal teaching for variety of ages. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages with ability to problem solve. Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Customer service experience and the ability to positively and effectively work with the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers required. Requires a valid Michigan driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record.


Program Presenter                                                                                         

The Outreach Program Presenter presents lessons, large group assemblies and multi-hour large events to school groups and the general public in the topics of Physics, Geology, Paleontology, Astronomy and Anthropology.  Program Presenters are expected to demonstrate excellent presentation and classroom management skills as well as familiarity with topics. Requirements: Completed college level science, social science or education courses with one year of experience in teaching a variety of ages, either formal or informal. Certification in elementary or middle school education is preferred. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages with ability to independently problem solve. Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Customer service experience and the ability to positively and effectively work with the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers required. Requires a valid Michigan driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record. There are two Program Presenter positions: One is temporary working 4/27/17 – 9/1/17.  Hours will vary and depend on programming.  The other job is part-time working 35 hours per week from mid-September through mid-June each year.


Substitute Teachers - Lower School

Substitute teaching positions are available at Cranbrook's Lower School (Brookside). Brookside is a Pre-K through 5th grade school, which offers substiutes a variety of quality teaching experiences. Substitute teachers must have a Bachelor's degree and teaching experience, with Teacher Certification strongly preferred. Substitute Assistant Teachers must have a background in Education or related field and/or experience with young children. Please note that Cranbrook Schools use PESG for their substitute teachers. To learn more about how you can become a PESG substitute teacher at Cranbrook please follow the link to get started on an application. https://Homeroom.MyPESG.com


Substitute Teachers - Middle Schools

Substitute teaching positions are available at Cranbrook's Boys and Girls’ Middle Schools. The Middle School's mission is to provide a program that has high academic standards in an environment where young people feel encouraged and supported as they learn and grow. A minimum of a Bachelor's degree and teaching experience is required, with experience teaching adolescent girls and/or boys preferred. Please note that Cranbrook Schools use PESG for their substitute teachers. To learn more about how you can become a PESG substitute teacher at Cranbrook please follow the link to get started on an application. https://Homeroom.MyPESG.com


Substitute Teachers - Upper School

Substitute teaching positions are available at Cranbrook's Upper School for all disciplines. Cranbrook provides students with challenging and comprehensive college preparatory education, and offers substitutes a variety of quality teaching experiences. A minimum of a Bachelor's degree and teaching experience is required. Please note that Cranbrook Schools use PESG for their substitute teachers. To learn more about how you can become a PESG substitute teacher at Cranbrook please follow the link to get started on an application. https://Homeroom.MyPESG.com


Summer Ceramics Instructor

Interact with families and campers in a positive, nurturing and enriching manner. Create lesson plans and develop materials requirements for specific activity content, and present these for approval to the camp director in a timely manner. Oversee all assigned activities and supply inventories for the activity area. Supervise and manage all campers to ensure consistent engagement and safety for each camper during the activity. Provide enriching and creative growth experiences within the camp activities. Requirements: Kiln operating knowledge and wheel throwing experience. HS diploma required, Bachelors degree preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills. Patience and the ability to effectively engage very young children. Teaching, tutoring or child care experience required. Effective prioritization and multitasking. Valid Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record


Visitor Services Representative – Institute of Science                                                           

Needed to provide versatile and enthusiastic visitor services to museum visitors, promoting a positive visitor experience. Responsibilities include: Deliver and maintain friendly, cheerful and professional customer service to all museum visitors; collect admission and program fees and provide general information; upsell tickets; process membership applications; answer telephones and provide accurate information; keep lobby and storage areas clean and orderly. Requirements:  Prior customer service experience a plus; ability to work with the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers with ease and enthusiasm; must be able to count and handle cash accurately; willingness to work flexible, but scheduled, part-time hours including weekends and evenings; computer experience required (specialized software training is provided). This is a part-time temporary position that will run through June 30, 2017.