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Chicago: Fix bikes? Teach kids? Rock on.
Mayor Daley's Bicycling Ambassadors is currently accepting applications for After School Matters - Junior Ambassador instructors. The full job description is available online at http://www.bicyclingambassadors.org/application.html
PURPOSE AND GENERAL DESCRIPTION
The Chicagoland Bicycle Federation manages a city-funded program called the After School Matters Junior Ambassadors. The After School Matters Junior Ambassador Program is after school instruction on bicycle mechanics and safety that takes place three days a week for sixteen weeks between February and June. After School Matters Instructors work in teams of two to teach the bicycling curriculum to 25 teenagers at two locations in Chicago. Once successfully completing the After School Matters Junior Ambassadors program, the teenage participants are able to apply to the Mayor Daley’s Junior Ambassadors program for possible summer employment.
This is a seasonal, hourly position. The pay rate is $19 to $27 an hour, based on teaching and/or mechanic experience. Women and minorities are highly encouraged to apply.
Candidates should write a cover letter and résumé which includes (a) why they consider themselves suited for the job, and (b) a description of qualifications and/or relevant experience.
Mayor Daley's Bicycling Ambassadors
30 North LaSalle, Suite 500
Chicago IL 60602
phone (312) 744-5645
fax (312) 742-2422