The City of Show Low announces recruitment for
the position of a Recreation
Closing Date: Open until filled
Salary: $7.00 / hour
certain responsibilities, primarily, the safety and instruction of
recreational activity participants and Show Low DEAL after school
participants. Position reports to the assigned Recreation Leader, or
Recreation Coordinator with indirect supervision by the Recreation Services
Director. Performs other duties as assigned or directed. Additional
functions, responsibilities & qualifications listed on reverse side.
Show Low DEAL Vision:
The Show Low D.E.A.L.
(Discovery, Exploration and After school Learning) program is a safe place,
where children have the opportunities to grow. The program will focus on
Discovery of the arts, Exploration of healthy recreation choices and
expansion of After school Learning opportunities. These opportunities for
growth will occur through structured age-appropriate programs that are
centered on Youth Development.
Qualifications include the ability to effectively meet and deal with the
public, ability to communicate verbally and in writing, ability to handle
stressful situations. Applicant must take this position seriously, as the
safety of all participants is the primary responsibility. Must be a
self-starter capable of following through on assignments and duties
assigned. Plan, conduct and instruct age-appropriate activities suitable to
individual and group interests, needs and capabilities. Applicant must be
able to work early afternoon, late afternoon, and evening hours as
determined by the schedule and provide own transportation to program site(s),
meetings, supplies, and donation pick-up.
Preferred certifications include: CPR and First Aid. If necessary we will
train qualified applicants.
Possess a valid driverís
Will consist of an application screening with the most qualified candidates
being invited to participate in a personal interview. Appointment subject
to successful completion of background investigation and City-paid,
pre-employment, post-offer, physical examination and drug screening.
Where to Apply: You may
pick-up an application from either City Hall, the Aquatic Center front desk,
or by downloading an
application online. All applications must be submitted to either the
Recreation Director or Human Resources at City Hall.
The Show Low DEAL is the City of Show Low after school program. Questions
concerning the program can be directed to Stefan Wehnau, 928-532-4141.
job is for the classification of RECREATION ASSISTANT at a
Show Low DEAL recreation program site. Listed below are tasks normally
performed to successfully fulfill this job. This list is not inclusive; it
may be necessary to perform other tasks assigned.
RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS
transportation to program site(s), meetings, supplies, and donation pick-up.
Possess a valid
Report to supervisor
any accidents, incidents, or industrial injuries IMMEDIATELY.
Plan and provide
instruction of a variety of recreational activities for youth.
safety checks of your area, and report immediately to your supervisor any
problems that need to be corrected.
leader in the maintenance of records and completion of reports (i.e.
Participation Usage Reports, time cards, incident/accident reports, etc.) as
Help plan, implement
and publicize special events.
Leader informed of materials and supplies necessary to conduct programs,
insufficient amount of time to acquire them.
recreation leader in the preparation of posters, bulletin boards and other
means of advertisement.
recreation leader and maintenance personnel with insuring that your area is
neat and free of health and safety hazards.
Under the direction
of your site recreation leader develop, maintain, and enforce the policies
and area ground rules.
and care for City and School property and equipment.
staff meetings, training sessions and workshops as directed.
Represent the City
of Show Low Recreation Services in appearance, professionalism, and
integrity. (remember who our customers are)
Clean all program
areas after completion of activities. (Sweep and spot mop cafeteria, check
and clean bathrooms, wipe down and pick up tables.)
The ability to move
to a variety of sites as needed, and to work with staff as assigned by the
supervise appropriate programs, activities in a leadership capacity. Lead
games and creative activities as planned or directed by site supervisor.
judgment, and willingness to accept responsibilities.
room-set-ups (moving tables/chairs etc.).
recreational activities suitable to individual and group interests, needs
Genuine interest in
the well being of children.
Respect for and
sensitivity to all children, parents, and staff, etc in respect to their
culture, disabilities, socio-economic background, sex, sexual orientation,