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Working with KIDS Inc.

Are you looking for a fun and rewarding job working with children in Bend? Bend Park and Recreation District has regular, part-time job opportunities with KIDS Inc afterschool program.

KIDS Inc. is a recreation-based childcare program that’s located in Bend schools. The program promotes an active lifestyle with games and play that feature movement and fitness, and kids are challenged with creative, theme-based enrichment activities that encourage problem-solving.

KIDS Inc. runs weekday afternoons, which gives employees the flexibility for other activities such as attending classes, retaining other employment or exploring Central Oregon. KIDS Inc. hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 2:15 to 6:00 pm and 12:45 to 6:00 pm on Wednesdays.

You’ll have fun engaging with kids while being positive role model and mentor. To be your best, you’ll receive training in youth development and CPR/first aid.

KIDS Inc Benefits & Hiring Incentives  |  Available August 2019 — September 2020

A KIDS Inc. career with Bend Park & Recreation District offers many benefits for you and your family.

Year-Round Employees

As an employee in a KIDS, INC. part-time year-round position, you receive the following benefits after completing one full pay-period.

  • Paid time off for vacation, sick, holidays and one personal day.
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance including Flexible Spending Account (all programs optional).
  • Recreation facility pass with access to Juniper Swim & Fitness Center, The Pavilion and Bend Senior Center (Approximate value of $180/month. Extended to immediate family after six months).
  • Discounts on district programming (Extended to immediate family after six months).
  • Free attendance for your elementary-age child enrolled in KIDS, INC. program. (Value of $165/mo.)
  • Retirement benefits (six-month minimum waiting period).
  • Eligible for annual increases.
  • Deferred Compensation Program.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

Approximate Work Schedule

September 1 – June 15:
M, T, Th , F: 2:15 – 6:00 pm
W: 12:45 – 6:00 pm

June 16 – August 31:
Generally weekday day-time assignments.

School Year Only Employees

As an employee in a KIDS, INC. part-time school-year position, you receive the following benefits and bonuses.

  • Quarterly hiring and retention bonuses:
    • August 21 – December 20     $200.00
    • December 21 – March 20     $200.00
    • March 21 – June 20               $200.00
  • Recreation facility pass with access to Juniper Swim & Fitness Center, The Pavilion and Bend Senior Center (Approximate value of $180/month. Extended to immediate family after six months).
  • Discounts on district programming (Extended to immediate family after six months).
  • Free attendance for your elementary-age child enrolled in KIDS, INC. program. (Value of $165/mo.)
  • Retirement benefits (six-month minimum waiting period).
  • Eligible for annual increases.
  • Deferred Compensation Program.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

Approximate Work Schedule

September 1 – June 15:
M, T, Th , F: 2:15 – 6:00 pm
W: 12:45 – 6:00 pm

For Recruitment and Application Questions:

Our District Office hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, and we are located at 799 SW Columbia Street. Closed holidays.

Natalie Broadus-Beard
Recruiting Manager
Email Natalie Broadus-Beard

Bend Park & Recreation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer