Guide
Gather
Job Overview
602 Davis Street, Evanston, IL 60201
Compensation:
$12.00 / hr to $15.00 / hr
Job Description

Gather is a community-oriented boutique play space and enrichment center in Evanston, IL that is deeply focused on creativity and learning for 0-5 year olds.

Because we believe heavily in the value and power of diversity, our team comes from a wide variety of backgrounds, working together to build unique experiences for children and their favorite grown-ups centered around creativity and connection.

We are currently looking for part-time guides with the flexibility to work 5-15 hours per week, mostly on the weekends.

If you love working around children and families, value creativity, and understand the important role community plays in leading meaningful lives, this job may be right for you!

Responsibilities

  • Ensure a clean and inviting space by keeping the store tidy and germ-free, maintaining and organizing craft supplies, and disinfecting toys
  • Welcoming families
  • Anticipating and addressing customer needs
  • Managing the point of sales system and customer software
  • Encouraging fun, play, and creative expression through games, play, and art projects
  • Opening and closing store
  • Implementing drop-in activities, as needed, such as engaging children and their caregivers in dance parties, art projects, and story time.

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate is attentive, motivated, and engaged. Additionally you should have / be :

  • Experience keeping a clean and safe environment
  • Experience being around children
  • Strong people skills, and enjoy solving problems and being helpful
  • Ability to maintain composure and multi-task when the store gets busy
  • Self-starter
  • Detail oriented
  • Warm and fun

We are very much looking forward to your application!

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About Gather
Gather is a community oriented boutique playspace in Evanston,IL that is deeply focused on creativity and learning. Because we believe heavily in the value and power of diversity, our team comes from a wide variety of backgrounds, working together to build unique experiences for children and their favorite grown-ups centered around creativity and connection.
Gather uses Homebase to manage their team with employee scheduling, timesheets, and applicant tracking.