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You must be a registered Antioch College student to be eligible for this position.

January 8, 2024 and ends on or before March 22, 2024, upon approval of the job supervisor.

The PlayWell Attendant supervises children ages 3-11 while playing in the Wellness Center, as the parents/guardians of PlayWell participants utilize the facility. The PlayWell Attendant provides access to Wellness Center approved equipment, suitable for use by children in the PlayWell program. The PlayWell Attendant encourages active play and participation, guiding the appropriate use of selected equipment.

Dates for the Position:

June 26, 2023 and ends on or before Aug. 25, 2023, upon approval of the job supervisor.

Essential Responsibilities of the Position:
Provides a clean, safe and fun child care environment.
Checks infants and children in and out
Ensures safe play conditions and follows established security procedures.
Observes specific parent directions for special needs.
Orient parents in regard to policies and procedures of child care space and maintain positive rapport with all parents and patrons.
Develops and implements engaging and fun activities for the children and attentively watches and attends to the children.
Treats minor injuries and completes accident reports; reports to parents, supervisor.
Handles complaints and comments and refers comments to the supervisor.
Performs duties and responsibilities in compliance with child care licensing requirements.
Maintains clean environment; performs janitorial duties as required.
Performs other related duties as required.

Required Skills & Qualifications:
Background Check Required (BCI & FBI)
High School Diploma or GED Required
Previous Childcare experience recommended
Must be at least 18 years of age.
First Aid and CPR certifications required (if not currently certified Wellness Center will facilitate training opportunities)
Knowledge of basic child care and feeding, as well as an understanding of infant and child development.
Strong public relations and communication skills.
Ability to work well with children and be patient with them.
Ability to move and react quickly to a variety of circumstances.

Physical requirements needed to perform the duties of this position:
Candidates must be able to regularly bend over, lift, carry, work with cleaning supplies, help move gym furniture, or communicate clearly with visitors. The environment is consistent with a community center or gym with a pool. The student employee will be inside and caring for children on a routine basis.

Number of Positions Available (per term): 

Work Schedule:
Hours per Week: 10
Evenings Required

Term Position is Available:
Fall, Winter, Spring; Winter Living, Summer Living

Wellness Center

Supervisor Name:
Kathy Kern Ross

Application Process:
To apply, send email to with the following Application Material.
Include the position title in subject line.
In the body of the email answer the following questions:
What is your Class Schedule?
What hours are you available to work?
What year are you?
Have you worked on campus before?
Have you worked with children before?
Submit your resume detailing your work history and relevant experience as an attachment in Word or PDF format.

Antioch College is an equal opportunity employer; the College offers employment, advancement opportunities and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status. Candidates who can contribute to Antioch’s commitment to diversity and its evolving multilingual culture are encouraged to apply.


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