Job Openings

Part-time Hall Manager
Glen Echo Park Partnership seeks a part-time Hall Manager to manage and monitor dance events and private rentals in the Spanish Ballroom, Bumper Car Pavilion, and Ballroom Annex. The Hall Manager will work with groups that sponsor dances and/or private parties in the three venues to ensure appropriate management of their events, provide technical support (such as stage and hall lighting), oversee financial transactions and accounting, open and close the venues, liaise with Park Rangers and Park Police regarding any safety or security issues, and be an excellent representative of Glen Echo Park to the public and the collaborating groups. Events are scheduled on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings and occasional Saturday and Sunday afternoons. This is a seasonal position with the potential for year-round employment, and will have a variable schedule - between 6 and 40 hours per month during the busy season (roughly May – November). Applicants must be 21 years or older and have his/her own transportation. Please email resume to GEPjobs@yahoo.com.  Click the link above to download the full description.

 

Posted April 2015

 

 

Carousel Operator

Glen Echo Park seeks a seasonal Carousel Operator responsible for the operation, repair and maintenance work on the carousel, band organ and carousel building. The ideal candidate would have facility or building maintenance knowledge, experience in managing employees and customer service experience. On average, the Carousel Operator will work 30-40 hours per week, May through September. The position is open until filled. Click the link above to learn more and apply.

 

Posted April 8, 2015

 

 

Carousel Attendant 

Glen Echo Park seeks a part-time, seasonal Carousel Attendant responsible for assisting with the Glen Echo Park Carousel. Applicants must be 16 or older, speak English fluently and be be able to walk or stand on your feet for multiple hours. This position will be responsible for carousel operation support and ticket booth assistance. The position is open until filled. Click the link above to learn more and apply.

 

Posted April 8, 2015

 

 

Part Time Summer Arts Camp Program Counselor

Glen Echo Park seeks Program Counselors to provide Summer Camp program supervision and instruction for students ages 11 to 16 for the Glen Echo Park Young Artists Camp and for students ages 6 to 12 for our Imagine That! Art Camp.  The programs are offered in weeklong sessions, Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm in a classroom at Glen Echo Park.  Imagine That! Camps are offered June 15 – 19 and July 13 – 17.  Young Artists Camps are offered June 22 – 26, June 29 – July 3, July 6 – 10, and July 20 – 24.  Applicants may apply for either or both camp programs. Applicants must have a B.A. in visual arts or education, teaching experience in visual arts for ages 6 – 16, as appropriate, and agree to a background check. First Aid, CPR training required and can be provided by the Partnership. Must be 18 or older and speak English fluently. This position requires the physical ability to lift inventory up to 30 lbs, respond verbally to oral queries, and supervise up to 12 students at one time.  The position is open until filled. Click the link above to learn more and apply.

 

Posted March 2, 2015

 

 

Part Time Summer After-Camp Program Counselor

Glen Echo Park seeks Program Counselors to provide After-Camp program services for campers ages 5-12 for our Summer Camp Session, June 15 through August 28, 2015.  The position is afternoons, Monday through Friday from approximately 2pm to 6:30pm.  Positions are available for one Lead Counselor and one or more Assistant Counselors.  Applicants must have teaching experience in childhood education, the arts, or child care and agree to a background check. First Aid, CPR training required and can be provided by the Partnership. Interest in arts and culture preferred. Must be 18 or older and speak English fluently. This position requires the physical ability to lift inventory up to 30 lbs, respond verbally to oral queries, and supervise up to 10 children at one time. The position is open until filled. Click the link above to learn more and apply.

 

Posted March 2, 2015

 

 

 

Dance Technique/Movement Instructor

Glen Echo Park is expanding our social dances, dance technique and movement programs. We are seeking proposals for social dance classes in the areas of Carolina Shag, Country and Line Dancing, Hand Dance, Latin variations, Swing variations, American and International Ballroom styles.  We are seeking partners to provide dance technique classes for children and adults in youth ballet, jazz, modern, hip-hop, yoga and other contemporary movement styles. Applicants must have relevant teaching and/or professional experience and must include a resume along with their proposals. Applicants must have satisfactory personal references and agree to a background check.The deadline for course proposals is ongoing. Click the link above to learn more.

 

To apply, send proposal and resume to mforster@glenechopark.org.