This position is responsible for organizing and leading participants in a variety of cultural and recreational activities.
Essential Job Functions:
Plans, develops, organizes, and leads a variety of cultural and leisure activities for participants.
Implements precautions to ensure the safety of leisure services participants and spectators.
Coordinates the daily schedule of activities.
Supervises children, adults, and senior citizens in a variety of activities, including but not limited to sports, arts, crafts, recreational games, and computers.
Resolves problems and conflicts among participants.
Orders, issues, and collects equipment and supplies from participants.
Maintains activity and attendance records of participants during functions.
Provides first aid in cases of minor injuries.
May transport participants.
Enforces rules and regulations.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or GED; with one year of experience as a volunteer or paid leader with training in a specialized recognized recreation or cultural activity, based on assignment; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. A valid driver's license is desired. First Aid/CPR certification required or must obtain within six (6) months of employment. Background investigation, including supervised drug screen required. Work location and hours: varies with assignment
Knowledge of leisure services and recreational activities.
Knowledge of instructional techniques.
Knowledge of supervisory principles.
Knowledge of safety procedures and basic first aid.
Knowledge of conflict resolution skills.
Knowledge of equipment usage, storage, and inventory principles.
Skill in interpersonal relations.
Skill in planning, and coordinating various cultural and recreational activities.
Skill in the use of computers and other standard office equipment.
Skill in organization.
Skill in oral and written communication.
City of Savannah - 10 months ago