of Show Low
Recreation Site Leader
Show Low D.E.A.L
City of Show Low announces recruitment for the position of a Recreation
Closing Date: Open until filled
Salary: $9.00 / hour
certain responsibilities, primarily, the safety and leadership of Show Low
DEAL after school participants and other recreational activity
participants. Provides on-site supervision of program staff, participants
and activities. Reports to the 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.
Low DEAL Vision:
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. Conduct, Lead and supervise 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 license.
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
Aquatics Director or Human Resources at City Hall.
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 LEADER 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.
FUNCTIONS, RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS
transportation to program site(s), meetings, supplies, and donation pick-up.
Lead, train and
delegate duties to recreation personnel at the site.
The ability to
supervise and work with staff as assigned by the Coordinator.
Possess a valid
Report to immediate
supervisor any accidents, incidents, or industrial injuries IMMEDIATELY.
activities; provide instruction of a variety of recreational activities for
youth. Have a daily game plan.
delegate, review, and follow-up on planned recreational activities.
safety checks of your area, and correct hazardous situations immediately.
Supervise the issue,
use, and care of recreational supplies and equipment.
and complete all reports necessary and turn in on time. (i.e. Participation
Reports, time cards, incident/accident reports, etc.) Good communication
informed of materials and supplies necessary to conduct programs, in
sufficient amount of time to acquire them.
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.
Implement the Show
Low DEAL program and the curriculum established for the program.
Clean all program
areas after completion of activities. (Sweep and spot mop cafeteria, check
and clean bathrooms, wipe down and pick up tables.)
Help plan, implement
and publicize special events.
personnel to insure that the area is neat and free of health and safety
Conduct, Lead and
supervise age-appropriate activities suitable to individual and group
interests, needs and capabilities programs, activities in a leadership
judgment, and willingness to accept responsibilities. Genuine interest in
the well being of children.
Prepare signs and
posters to advertise program, Recruit youth participants.
Respect for and
sensitivity to all children, parents, and staff, etc in respect to their
culture, disabilities, socio-economic background, sex, sexual orientation,
Represent the City
of Show Low Recreation Services in appearance, integrity, and
professionalism (remember who our customers are).