Recreation Instructor (Performing Arts)
County of Henrico Department of Recreation and Parks - Henrico, VA

This job posting is no longer available on Henrico County, Virginia. Find similar jobs: Recreation Instructor jobs

Closing Date: This position closes on Monday, February 25, 2013.
This position is located in the Performing Arts area. Performs recreation work in general or specialized program areas at specified program locations or on a County-wide basis; does related work as required. Essential Duties
Work with children age 8-15 in an 8 week summer performing arts camp. Knowledge, ability and experience in the arts and areas of theatre, music and dance required. Must have the ability to lead sessions in the arts including acting, improvisation, choreography, singing, arts and crafts and technical theatre. Able to assist in the planning and implementation of daily activities and ensure a successful and enthusiastic experience for the camp participants. Some knowledge of the philosophy and objectives of community recreation; knowledge of general recreation leadership methods; knowledge of techniques and/or tools used in general or specialized recreation program area; working knowledge of first aid methods and necessary safety precautions necessary for recreation work; ability to stimulate interest in and appreciation for the various aspects of the activities; ability to deal effectively with groups and to maintain discipline and/or control; ability to meet and deal tactfully with the public; ability to maintain accurate records and to prepare reports. Minimum Qualifications
Graduation from high school and one (1) year of related work experience (for basketball camp, one season of basketball camp experience/for sports officials, 20 hours of certified sports officiating experience, meet the minimum-experience requirement); OR, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Additional Information
The program dates for this position are June 19 - August 16, 2013.
For each part-time recruitment request, employment opportunities for this position may be available throughout the Division in multiple activity areas and/or locations.

A criminal history record check and fingerprinting is conducted on all persons conditionally offered employment, including a conditional offer of initial employment, or a conditional offer to promote, demote, or laterally transfer an employee.

Henrico County, Virginia - 21 months ago - save job - copy to clipboard