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Child Care Attendant (part-time)

Fitness, Recreation & Aquatics --> Part-Time

Gurnee, IL
ID: 20210476

HealthFitness is searching for a part-time (12 hrs/wk) Child Care Attendant to join our KidTown team in Gurnee, IL.

As an integral part of the childcare team, our KidTown Associates inspire even our youngest members through movement, community, and personal attention. They encourage active, social, and healthier lives by:

  • Fostering an environment of movement based fun in a safe and comfortable setting.
  • Leading activities such as arts and crafts, circle time, story time.
  • Communicating both positive and negative behaviors to parents at pick-up.
  • Creating relationships with our families.
  • Keeping the space clean, free of germs and messes to ensure the well-being of staff and children.
  • Strategizing with leadership to constantly better KidTown.




  • 2+ years of experience working with children in an educationally supportive environment required.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • CPR/AED and first aid certification from American Heart Association, American Red Cross or American Safety & Health Institute within 30 days of hire.
  • Must be comfortable with children ages 6 months up to 12 years old.
  • Take initiative and ownership to a position and lead youth members with confidence and care.
  • Possess outstanding verbal communication skills with children and adults.
  • Must be patient, outgoing and friendly.
  • Have high energy levels and can keep children moving in a variety of activities.
  • Display a willingness to grow with the changing needs of members and our space.


HealthFitness is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our people and our business. EOE/AA. Race/Color/Gender/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Age/Disability/Veteran


Trustmark is pleased to have earned recognition from the Chicago Tribune as a Chicago Top Workplaces 2020 Award winner.