Summer Program Specialist


Cambridge Friends School, Cambridge, MA

Position Title: Specialist; Sports and Games, Movement/Yoga/Karate, Science, or other specialties you can bring to our community!

Responsible to: Summer Program Director


  • Attend mandatory staff training prior to the beginning of the summer program season (paid).
  • Maintain the cleanliness of classroom and shared spaces.
  • Develop weekly written plans for each session aligned with the theme and submit to Summer Program Director the Thursday before.
  • Work with Summer Program Director to set budget and pre-order supplies.
  • Partner with group staff to ensure they have a clear understanding of how the activity will run and their role (i.e., parallel play or assisting children directly)
  • Inform Summer Program Director and/or Nurse of any child concerns.
  • Model the Quaker testimonies:  integrity, equality, simplicity, community, stewardship, and peace.
  • Maintain appropriate, healthy, and supportive boundaries with students and adults.
  • Maintain lines of communication between colleagues.
  • Other duties as assigned by Summer Program Director, including filling in as a Counselor and/or covering lunch breaks or recess.
  • Collaborate with other Specialists and Summer Program Director for all campus activities.
  • Attend summer program each day from 8:15 to 3:45 each day and staff meetings as determined by Summer Programs Director (one additional hour per week).
  • Attend campus cleanup on August 18 (approximately 3:45 – 5:30 pm).
  • Communicate time off requests or availability changes to Summer Program Director before start of program.



Dates of Employment: June 19, 2023 – August 18, 2023

Compensation:  $23 – $24 / hour

Cambridge Friends School

Cambridge, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
All Gender