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compensation: Hourly (plus large tips)
employment type: part-time

Bobby's Bike Hike, Chicago's premier tour company since 2002, hires fun and energetic teachers every summer to join our team of full and part-time Tour Guide Leaders. Imagine putting your teaching and leadership skills to work while keeping in shape this summer showing off the history and landmarks of our great city.

If you are:
  • A teacher, storyteller and, more importantly, a leader
  • Passionate about history, culture, and food
  • Able and excited to walk or ride a bicycle several hours a day (at a leisurely pace)
  • Available Weekends
  • Convinced Chicago is the greatest city in the world
Then Bobby's Bike Hike Chicago Tours could be a good fit for you! Previous guiding experience, an active lifestyle, and speaking multiple languages are strong pluses. But personality, passion, and charisma are the primary requirements.

Why Bobby's Bike Hike Chicago?

Bobby's Bike Hike is Chicago's largest and premier tour company for bike, walking, food and cultural tours. We are proud to be consistently ranked as Chicago's #1 Rated Tour Company for the past 10 years on Google, TripAdvisor and Yelp. Our company culture is what truly sets us apart. We're excited to have you join our growing team of motivated tour leaders who are professional and fun, offering you an industry-leading training program to make sure you are ready to show off your talents and ability. Bobby's Bike Hike offers on average 50-55 tours per week during the busy season and offer both seasonal and year-round employment for all bike, walking, and food tour guides. Schedules are flexible.

Tours we offer: Bicycle Tours (March -- December):
  • Lakefront Neighborhoods Tour
  • Bikes, Bites, & Brews Tour
  • Westside Foodie Ride Bike Tour
  • Electric Bikes @ Night Tour
  • Chicago's 'Greatest Hits' Bicycle Tour
  • Bobby's 'Tike' Hike: Kid's Edition
  • Bobby's Fright Hike: Halloween Edition
Year-round Walking & Food Tours:
  • Chicago Favorites Food & Walking Tour
  • Chinatown Food & Culture Tour
  • Bobby's Sweets & Spirits Dessert Tour
  • Comedy & Craft Beer Tour of Old Town
  • Holiday Hike: Season Sampling Tour
How to Apply: For consideration, please respond to this post and follow the steps below:
  1. Please email your cover letter (in the body of the email, please no attachments) explaining why you are the perfect candidate for this position. Please let us know if you would prefer leading our bike, walking, or food tours (or all/some of them) and if any of the specific tours interest you.
  2. Below the cover letter of the email please insert your resume into the body of the email (please note attachments)
  3. In the same email attach a recent photo showing your smiling face.
  4. Use the subject line: CRAIGSLIST TEACHER -- TOUR LEADER
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6849891966


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