Job Openings

The latest job opportunities are listed below.

Current Opportunities

Interested candidates should forward their application/resume to Director of Human Resources at or Human Resources, 283 County Road, Barrington, RI  02806



15 hours per week position 

$16.00 per hour


Monday 4:00 - 8:00 pm (4.0 hours)                         

Tuesday 12:00 - 4:00 pm (4.0 hours)                          

Remaining hours to be done offsite

Position Description

  • Grant Writing: Responsible for working with Recreation/Senior Services Director to write and manage all grants for Peck Center for Adult Enrichment.

    • (approximately 3 hours per week)

  • Arts Festival:

    • Responsible for working with the Recreation Director to build a successful Annual Arts Festival.

    • Responsible for communicating with vendors including artists and food vendors for this event. 

    • Responsible for working with Administrative staff to execute the Annual Arts Festival.

      • (approximately 3 hours per week)

  • Press Releases: To Barrington Times for Recreation Department and Senior Services weekly as needed 

    • (approximately 2 hours per week)

  • Wild Apricot Postings: Post new courses and create registrations.

    • (3 hours per week)

  • Website Maintenance: Regularly maintain up to date information on the Recreation page, Senior Services page, and Wild Apricot website. 

    • (3 hours per week)

  • Special Events: Assist with preparation for, and working, at special events as needed, including but not limited to Arts Festival, Great Pumpkin Harvest Party, Tree Lighting, and other events. 

    • (approximately 1 hour per week)


Skills Required

Must be:


Comfortable with Microsoft Office, including Word

Enjoy working in a team environment

Able to work independently

Have good written and oral communication skills

Have familiarity with simple grants

Have flexibility with work schedule


Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to

Barrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Town of Barrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Town of Barrington does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. The Town of Barrington does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under Title 1 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Town of Barrington

283 County Road

Barrington, RI 02806-2406

Town Hall Hours:

8:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Monday

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday

8:30 a.m.-NOON Friday

Phone: (401) 247-1900

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