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Recreation Coordinator
Job Title: Recreation Coordinator
Job Code: n/a
Address: 1800 Sandy Hook Road Goochland, Virginia 23063
Phone: 8045565854
Emp Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Bachelors Degree
Years of Experience:  1
Travel: Between Locality Sites
Starting Salary: $31,215
Start Date: 7/2/2018
# of Openings: 1
Description: The Goochland County department of Parks & Recreation is seeking applications for a Recreation Coordinator to oversee the programming elements at Central High Cultural and Educational Complex. Built in 1938, Central High School served as the African American High School during segregation and as the County's integrated Middle School from 1969-2007. Newly renovated, the facility features a 140-seat theater, four programming rooms, a lounge, and a museum/meeting space. This position will coordinate the development, implementation, and evaluation of Department programming and marketing. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Recruits and selects contracted instructors. Supervises part-time staff, instructors and volunteers. Registers participants, processes facility reservations, and prepares deposits. Processes instructor payments, refunds, and reports as needed. Assists with the implementation of training modules for part-time staff. Assists with department marketing and special event development. Coordinates facility use indoor and outdoor, enforces facility use policies, and fee collection. Each Recreation Coordinator may be responsible for one or more of the following tasks: Developing and implementing the Department's summer camp programming and/or coordinating active and wellness programs for all ages, cultural programs and events for all ages, Forever Young (Senior) programs, Tucker's Academy (Preschool) programs, Therapeutic Recreation programs, and Department's Basketball League. Performs other duties as assigned. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of planning, implementing, and evaluating recreation programs and events is required. Must be able to work independently. Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include nights and weekends. Must be able to communicate effectively (orally and in writing with co-workers, County staff, and the public. Knowledge and experience working with Microsoft Office is required. Basic knowledge of budget development and management is desired. Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: Bachelor's Degree in Recreation or a related field is required, plus one to two years of experience in Recreation or a related field. Any equivalent combination of experience, training, and education which demonstrates the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be considered. Valid VA driver's license and good driving record required. Previous experience with cultural arts, seniors, therapeutic recreation, and marketing is preferred. Certified Parks and Recreation Professional desired. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The starting salary $31,215. The deadline to apply is 5/11/18. An online Goochland County Employment Application must be completed for consideration and may be found at Background check, driving record check and pre-employment drug testing required. Goochland County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 4/24/2018

Company Information
Company Name: Goochland County Parks & Recreation
Health Insurance Dental Insurance 401(k)
Life Insurance
Attention: Jessica Kronberg Parks & Recreation Manager

  Listing #:   3295   
  Date Created:   4/24/2018
  Last Updated:   4/30/2018
  Date Expired:   5/24/2018
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