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21 Apr 2022

Operations / Administration Play Captain Supervisor

Fab Youth Philly

Job Description

Every summer, in Philadelphia, there are over 400 streets designated as Playstreets that are run by Philadelphia Parks & Recreation (PPR). Playstreets are closed to traffic and open to neighborhood children where they can play together and receive a free snack and meal. Fab Youth Philly (FYP) partners with PPR and other organizations and individuals to provide children a more engaging and fun environment on Playstreets though our Play Captain Initiative (PCI). This position is in support of our award-winning Play Captain Initiative.


  • Minimum of 2-years’ experience supporting and providing supervision to adults (providing coaching, setting goals, evaluations)
  • Willing and able to work outdoors in all kinds of summer weather (hot, rainy, humid, limited shade)
  • Willing and eager to learn about a new/unfamiliar neighborhood
  • Willing to be trained in, and use ‘real-time coaching’ and positive youth development strategies
  • Able to remain calm and patient to navigate conflict and bring forth resolutions
  • Access to reliable phone/internet service to respond to emails within 24 hours and to send/receive text messages
  • Willing and able to get around Philadelphia independently; has reliable mode of transportation
  • Associates degree (or equivalent) in liberal arts, early childhood education, leadership, or related field is preferred, but not required

How to Apply

How to apply: 1. Review AND websites to fully learn and understand Fab Youth Philly (FYP) 2. Use this link to complete an application (, including uploading a copy of your resume.

Bureaus: Philadelphia. Job Categories: Part-Time. Job Types: Operations / Administration. Job Tags: camp, contract, parttime, play, summer, supervision, and teens. Salaries: Less than 20,000.