The Northbrook Park District is seeking an energetic and team-oriented recreation professional to work at the Northbrook Leisure Center – a multi-functional recreation facility with activities for all ages. Position is full-time with benefits.
Qualifications: Bachelors Degree from a four-year college or university with major course work in recreation management, education or leisure services. Minimum of one year full-time experience in recreation preferred. Must possess strong skills in leadership, staff development, innovative programming and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Excellent customer service skills required.
Duties and Responsibilities: This position is responsible for the planning, organization, implementation and supervision of our Sunshine Preschool program, early childhood programs, Summer Camps, Special Events and general recreation programs. Will recruit, hire, train, supervise and evaluate part-time and seasonal staff; prepare and manage annual budgets for assigned programs and events; purchase, distribute and maintain proper inventory of all supplies and materials. Serves as liaison to the Northern Suburban Special Recreation Association (NSSRA).
To apply, submit a cover letter and resume along with your completed online application at nbparks.org/jobs.
No phone calls please.