Seasonal Employment

Fall/Winter/Spring Employment

Needham Park and Recreation is hiring! We are looking to add to our already amazing staff to work our programming in the Fall.

Early Release Day Chaperones

We are looking for chaperones to accompany our participants to various locations in the afternoon during Early Release Day dismissals from school. The hours are approximately 12:00pm - 5:00pm. The 2019-2020 dates are: September 25, October 23, November 6, December 11, January 15, January 29, February 12, March 4, March 18, April 1, May 5, May 20,  and June 3.


Summer Employment

The Park and Recreation Department hires summer staff to conduct programs offered by the department and work the Pools at Rosemary Recreation Complex. Summer staff is interviewed and hired on an as needed basis. At this time we are still accepting applications, but we are no longer guaranteeing interviews. 

Positions we have had in the past: Program Counselors, Pool Maintenance, Pool Booth Attendants, Pool Slide Monitors, Pool Lifeguards and Pool Swim Instructors. Supervisory positions are also available for both the Pools and Summer Programs.

Hourly rates are set by the Town of Needham Personnel Board, and all staff members working with children and senior citizens must undergo a criminal record check as part of the application process.