Part-Time/Temporary

After School Staff 

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)
  • Girls Basketball Junior Varsity Assistant Coach (November 2017 -  February 1, 2018)
  • Girls Varsity Lacrosse Head Coach (March 12 - June 9, 2018)
  • Girls Varsity Softball Assistant Coach (March 12- June 9, 2018)
  • Boys and Girls Varsity Assistant Track and Field Coach - Throwers and Field Event (March 12 - June 1, 2018)
  • Boys Sub-Varsity Basketball Coach (November 13, 2017 - March 5, 2018)

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

Fall Coaching Opportunities

  • Soccer Coach (August 28 – October 31, 2017; practice Monday to Friday 3:00 – 5:00pm)

Bus Driver

Bus driver for daily campus shuttles and field trips for student classes and athletic teams. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Drives a Cranbrook school bus, loading and unloading passengers at designated stops. Shuttles students to various points on campus and athletic teams to various locations for athletic contests in the evenings and weekends. Insures safety and security of vehicle and passengers. Performs routine vehicle inspections and preventative maintenance. Prepares and maintains records and reports. Requirements: High school diploma or GED. Valid Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record. Driving experience in the transporting of passengers. Possess a valid Michigan CDL with B, P, S endorsements and acquire a Michigan Department of Education bus driver card within three months of hire date. Possess or be able to acquire a medical examiners certificate. This is a part-time position and the hours are Monday - Friday 7:30am - 12:00pm.


Director – STEM Camp

Design and plan Cranbrook STEM Camp that meets the needs and interests of Special and Summer Programs and fulfills Cranbrook Schools’ mission. Ensure its delivery in a safe and quality manner. Provide leadership, innovation, and oversight for Cranbrook STEM Camp during its summer operation. Responsibilities include the creation, preparation, management, and improvement of a quality, sustainable, and profitable STEM camp and the recruiting, hiring, and training of staff. Responsibilities include: Must be available and work all dates of camp, including preseason and postseason hours. Design and create the camp, daily schedule for campers and staff, program, and supplies. Coordinate logistics, facility usage, staffing quantity, budgets, and general operational and programmatic approach with Director of Special and Summer Programs. Create and accept from instructors only high quality curriculum and instruction. Implement supervisory practices in accordance with Cranbrook HR policies to recruit, interview, hire, supervise, evaluate, and retain seasonal and part-time staff. Provide timely reports to the Director of Special and Summer Programs including but not limited to: camper groups, staff schedules, employee hiring documentation, bi-weekly payroll time sheets, staff evaluations, awards, work orders, purchase requisitions, reimbursement requests, and purchasing card reconciliations. Meet with the Director of Special and Summer Programs prior to commencement of summer camp as requested, attend preseason meetings, and attend meetings during camp to ensure smooth operation of program. Remain current of, abide by, and enforce federal, state, local, and accrediting agencies’ standards, rules, regulations, policies, licensing, and laws. Establish policies and procedures for seasonal staff. Maintain, communicate, and enforce general program guidelines such as the Cranbrook Employee Handbook, Seasonal Staff Handbook, dress and behavior codes, performance standards, safety procedures, and others as required. Monitor, record, and evaluate performance of all program staff. Order, prepare, and store materials and supplies. Implement crisis and risk management procedures. Follow all Cranbrook guidelines for building, facility and field usage; accounting, purchasing and hiring procedures; and public safety, transportation, and health regulations and precautions. Remain current with information on the developmental needs of youth. Requirements: BA/BS degree in Education or related field. Professional experience in teaching some combination of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. Professional experience in designing and operating a program for children. 2+ yrs administrative, supervisory, and childcare experience. 25+ years old (Required by American Camp Association accreditation standards). Ability to relate with campers, staff and parents. Superior capabilities in preparation, organization, analysis, problem-solving, diplomacy, flexibility, and adherence to schedules. Camp administration, program and/or child development, and performance development experience preferred. Requires a valid Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record.


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.


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.


Museum Educator – Institute of Science

The Museum Educator will be responsible for development, coordination and delivery of educational programs in the museum, offsite, through distance learning and special events.  This position operates in and out of an office/museum environment with exposure to crowds, noise, chemicals and in various educational and public settings. Requirements: Undergraduate degree in an area of science or education. Knowledge of Science concepts, with in-depth background in one or more disciplines. A minimum of 3 years experience developing curriculum for and teaching a variety of ages, either formal or informal. Strong organizational skills. Must be willing to try new ideas to keep up with current developments in teacher education. Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages. A valid Michigan Driver license with satisfactory driving record required. This is a temporary position that will run through 6/30/18, and the hours will vary.


Museum Educator (temporary, part time)

Museum Educators at Cranbrook Art Museum develop and present educational programs in the topics of art, architecture, and design for a variety of constituents.  This may include researching new programs or demonstrations, writing up protocols, or being responsible for the development and delivery of certain programs.  Daily duties may also include presenting demonstrations in the museum and delivering educational programs to the general public or school groups.  Schedules for Education Assistants will vary and may require weekend or evening assignment.  Requirements: Positive experience working with children and adults in a public setting. Enthusiasm for the subject and an eagerness to share that enthusiasm with learners of all ages. College level studio art, art history or art education courses required (a Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred). Minimum of one year of experience teaching a variety of ages, either formal or informal required. Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Customer service experience and the ability to positively and effectively work with varied constituents including the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers. Requires a Michigan driver’s license with satisfactory driving record, and access to a vehicle for travel related to educational outreach programs. 


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.


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. These temporary positions will last until 6/30/18.


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 substitutes 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


Visitor Services Representative 

To provide enthusiastic and educational customer service to all museum visitors and constituents, ensure protection of works on display in the galleries, and support the Visitor Service Supervisors and museum operations as necessary. Responsibilities include: Welcoming and engaging all Museum visitors and constituents, orientate them to the Museum facility, and introduce current exhibitions and programs. Performing the role of Gallery Educator by circulating through the galleries, engaging visitors in dialogue, provide information on the exhibition or artists, and be aware of security issues pertaining to the art work or Art Museum visitors. Remind visitors that photographing the art and physical contact with the art is prohibited, and that food and beverages are not permitted. Relieving the Visitor Services Supervisors at the front desk and perform all of the operations of the front desk with the exception of opening/closing security duties and end-of-day reporting/balancing. Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required (BFA or MFA preferred). Customer service experience required. Ability to work with the public, school personnel, students, and volunteers with ease and enthusiasm. Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends. Computer experience required; additional training on specialized software is provided. Ability to manage several projects simultaneously. This is a part-time position, working less than 20 hours per week.