Posted: 11/26/2023


    Under general supervision, perform specific or specialized recreation work at an assigned playground, recreational area, or community center; assist in leading fitness stations and activities, and perform related duties as required. This part-time position is scheduled to work approximately 10-19 hours per week and may require weekend and/or holiday work.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Plans, organizes, and conducts groups or classes in specific activities, such as music, dance, dramatics, arts and crafts, team and individual sports, and various other social and recreational programs.
    • Develop various activity schedules as needed cooperatively with staff and supervisor.
    • Directs and maintains discipline in indoor and outdoor play areas.
    • Observes necessary precautions to secure the safety of recreation participants and spectators and renders first aid in cases of minor injury.
    • Maintains records and assists in submission of reports.
    • Performs other duties as required.


    Minimum Qualifications


    • Graduation from high school or GED equivalent.
    • Enrollment in an accredited junior college, college, or university preferred.
    • Experience working in a municipal recreation program is highly desirable.
    License Requirement: Possession of a valid California driver's license at time of appointment.

    Knowledge and Ability:
    • Specialized knowledge of objectives and methods of recreation programs requiring a degree of knowledge and skill not normally expected of a general Recreation Leader.
    • Knowledge of principles and techniques of planning group recreational activities.
    • Ability to work cooperatively with others.
    • Ability to maintain effective relations with staff and the public.
    Apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/nationalca/jobs/4270261/recreation-specialist-temporary-part-time/apply?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

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