Qualifications: Must have a minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation and Parks Administration, Therapeutic Recreation or related field. Individual with proven leadership skills is desired. Experience in recreation programming, special event coordination, management, aquatics and facility management preferred. Experience working with people with disabilities required.
Duties: Responsible for the planning, organization and overall management of a wide variety of recreation programs and facilities, including but not limited to special events, aquatics, athletics, special recreation, safety, outdoor recreation, bus trips, martial arts, adult and youth programs, and all programs for individuals with disabilities. Works with other Recreation Department staff to facilitate inclusion of individuals with disabilities into general programming. Must be able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.
To Apply: Send resume and a cover letter to:
Ron Schneider Superintendent of Recreation Freeport Park District P.O. Box 417 Freeport, IL 61032 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org