Recruitment underway for Manhattan Parks and Rec seasonal help

MANHATTAN — With the start of spring just over six weeks away, the Manhattan Parks and Recreation Department is busy working to fill a number of part-time seasonal positions.
Community Relations Officer Melissa Kirkwood says the department is one of the largest employers within the city during the spring and summer time.
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A variety of options exists and Kirkwood says there are opportunities for just about any age.
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Kirkwood says recruiting is underway now, with some jobs starting as early as March and April. One position being sought is for Little Apple Day Camp assistant group leader. Arts & Humanities Coordinator Linsdey Sparlin says they’ve expanded this year’s program to include 14-17 year olds for a counselor in training program.
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Youth choir and therapeutic recreation programs are underway, many of which run through mid-April.
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