Recreational Specialist I - (Seasonal) Dept. of Public Works


Recreational Specialist I - (Seasonal) Dept. of Public Works (Open Positions: 31)

Department: Parks, Rec. & Cemetery
Job Status: Part-Time
Rate of Pay: Starting $14.99/hr -
Status: Open until filled
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 Job Description

Grade 10

Fun in the Sun Program

General Statement of Duties

Plans and supervises recreational activities for children; performs directly related work as required.

Examples of Essential Work

  • Provides supervision to youths participating in the City’s recreational programs;
  • Plans recreational activities such as arts and crafts from available resources to keep children active and entertained throughout the day;                     
  • Maintains accurate attendance records at all times;
  • Provides a safe and secure play environment for children participating in the program;
  • Meets with parents to discuss special needs of child and develops methods to deal with any special needs;
  • Performs first aid to injured children;
  • Resolves conflicts, complaints, and public relation issues;
  • Provides needed information and demonstrations concerning how to perform certain work tasks to other employees in the same or similar class of positions.

 Acceptable Experience and Training

  •  Graduation from High School or possession of a GED; and
  •  Some experience in planning recreational activities for children; or
  •  Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform     the work.

Required Special Qualifications

  •  Ability to pass a background check.
City of Manchester
Close Date: 
Friday, August 30, 2024
Starting $14.99/hr -