We are recruiting a Full-Time Program Supervisor of Aquatics and Rink. The Program Supervisor manages the assigned programs through their life cycle of the Revenue Facility Program Portfolio. Additionally, leads research, creation, implementation and evaluation of new programs. Supervises part-time program coordinators, instructors and operations staff. We offer a competitive compensation with a minimum starting salary of $42,756 + based on experience and qualifications. Our benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending account, 457 plan(s), IMRF Pension, $300 reimbursement for wellness related activities, tuition reimbursement, vacation, holidays, sick time and personal days.
Please review job description and apply online at www.pdop.org, jobid#1315.
The Park District of Oak Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer!
Are you studying to be a recreation professional and hoping to complete an internship in winter or spring? Are you an organized, upbeat self-starter who succeeds in individual and group work settings? Are you known for being helpful, friendly and a quick learner?
If yes, consider applying to work with our fast-paced, fun-loving team of rec professionals. We are looking forward to a busy winter/spring of special events, programs for all ages and prepping our fabulous summer facilities. Along the way, our intern will experience registration software, financial reports, brochure proofing, special event preparations and analysis, seasonal hiring, networking events and more.
Attach resume and cover letter to your online application at stcparks.org/jobs. Include in your cover letter a description of what you are most excited to learn during your internship.
Northeast DuPage Special Recreation Association (NEDSRA) is an organization dedicated to the provision of recreation and leisure opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Services are available for individuals of all ages and all abilities. Program areas include adult transition programs, Special Olympics sports, social clubs, cultural arts, travel, health and fitness, adventure and outdoor programming, day camps, adaptive wheelchair athletics and community events.
About the Program: TREC is a recreation based program developed to meet the unique needs of transition- aged individuals with a mental disability who desire to reach their full potential through recreation, leisure activities and community involvement. The program provides opportunities which challenge the individual but also ensures success and a positive experience. TREC strives to maintain and develop social skills and life skills in order to provide individuals with positive experiences within their community and assist with the transitions occurring in their post-school years of life. TREC provides opportunities for self-discovery, self-advocacy and fun through community based volunteer opportunities, recreation activities and peer interactions.
Qualifications and Responsibilities: The chosen applicant will be responsible for leading NEDSRA’s adult day program TREC, planning and implementing detailed lesson plans, as well as working cooperatively with assisting program staff to ensure the goals of the program are achieved and participants’ needs are met. Additional responsibilities include meeting with the program coordinator to plan activities, manage program budget and provide program status reports. The program leader is also responsible for sharing the job duty of transporting program participants in an agency vehicle during program hours. The chosen applicant must be able to carry equipment up to 35 pounds for up to 100 feet as well as lift equipment/participants up to 50 pounds. This is a part- time position with the expectation of working 20 to 25 hours per week. Applicant must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License and possess or be eligible to receive CPR/First Aid certification.
POSITION SUMMARY: The position of the Recreation Assistant is a year around position. Under the direct supervision of the Superintendent of Recreation. The individual hired in this position is hired on the demonstration of responsibility and maturity.
EDUCATIONAL AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: • Must be at least 21 years old• Must have a High School Diploma •Must possess an Illinois Class D Driver’s License • RecTrac experience a plus * Aquatic experience preferred
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Recreation Assistant Essential Functions: •Candidate will assist Recreation Supervisors with: development, coordination, preparation, implementation, promotion and evaluation of programs, trips and special events. • In addition, this individual may be asked to assist with the front desk, fitness studio and/or recreation programming as needed. •Must possess the unique ability to work in a challenging and changing environment while maintaining poise and positive interaction with staff and community • Candidate will be able to convey a loyal and accommodating attitude towards the district, Board of Commissioners and Administration • Must demonstrate organizational ability, supervisory skills and creativity. • Candidate must be able to work a flexible schedule.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: • Physically and mentally able to respond in an emergency situation • Must be able to see, hear and communicate clearly • Must have strong organizational skills
HOURS: up to 20 hours per week
Please submit application or resume to: Jodi Krause, Superintendent of Recreation firstname.lastname@example.org 847.304.5291 235 Lions Dr, Barrington, IL 60010
Qualifications: Must be a student of an accredited university pursuing a bachelors or masters degree in Recreation, Leisure Services or a related field. All the necessary requirements must be met with respective college or university to be eligible. Must have a valid drivers license. First-Aid/CPR/AED certification is preferred, but will train.
Duties: The Winfield Park District is offering a professional internship to students working towards a degree within the field of parks and recreation. The internship will provide a well rounded experience in park district operations, administration, public recreation, safety, facility management, special events, fiscal management, marketing, maintenance and program management.
Internship opportunities are available in the spring, summer and fall.