Closing Date: This position closes on Monday, February 24, 2014.
Performs recreation work for Camp Henrico Outdoor C& does related work as required.
The Camp Henrico Instructor will work with children (ages 8-15) in an outdoor day camp setting. Some knowledge/ability to lead outdoor activities such as canoeing, archery, fishing, nature activities, camping skills and sports. Able to assist with the planning and implementation of the daily activities and be a positive role model for the 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.
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.
Ability to work a flexible work schedule to meet department needs. First Aid, CPR and AED certification required; training provided if necessary. Must be able to lift at least 30 lbs as needed to move supplies and equipment.
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 - 7 months ago