Lead Recreation Worker - L. Claudia Allen Senior Center

Location
Orlando, Florida
Salary
Open
Posted
May 14, 2024
Closes
Jul 13, 2024
Ref
24-065#XOJ--CityOfOrlando.3
Industry
Government
Workplace
In-Office

Description

Lead Recreation Worker - L. Claudia Allen Senior Center description image



THIS IS A PART-TIME POSITION WITH NO GUARANTEE OF A CERTAIN NUMBER OF HOURS AND NO BENEFITS. WORKING ON A TEMP/SEASONAL CONTRACT WHICH CAN BE RENEWED ANNUALLY BASED ON PERFORMANCE AND BUSINESS NEED.

Who We Are

Orlando, The City Beautiful

For most of Orlando's history we've been the place everyone wants to visit. Today, we're also the place where everyone wants to live and do business. List after list has Orlando as one of the fastest growing cities in America. We're transitioning from our role as the young upstart to a more mature, global city.

This didn't happen by accident. Together as a community, we developed a shared vision for our city focused on creating partnerships and we've transformed Orlando from a place that was packed with potential into a city on the rise.

Our vision ensures we are an inclusive, compassionate community that is generating jobs, becoming the most sustainable city in the nation, keeping our community safe, making it easier to get around, and increasing the quality of life. Together, we can continue realizing all our city's potential.

Come be part of our community with the City of Orlando.

NATURE OF WORK:

Assist the Center Manager in the delivery of services for the Families Parks and Recreation senior program, to ensure that the safety, enrichment and financial objectives of the program and the needs of the staff, seniors, families and public are met. An employee in this classification performs specialized work in the area of enrichment and athletic programming under the direction of the FPR and or Recreation Center Manager. Work is reviewed for results obtained through reports, observation, performance evaluations and conferences. Responsibilities include leading and/or supervising a variety of educational and athletic activities, while ensuring the safety senior program and facility. Assist Manager with daily operations such as opening and closing procedures and administrative paperwork. Work is sometimes performed outdoors and employee's are exposed to extreme heat, insects and weather conditions. Employee may be required to work evenings, weekends and holiday. Active Net Training Desired. Transport seniors to and from destinations, perform vehicle inspections, which may require bending, climbing or lifting. Operating and handling of motorized lifts, motorized scooters or walking aids.

Minimum Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent, plus some knowledge or experience in an organized educational, recreation or leisure services field working in various activities such as educational programs, youth sports, aquatics, cultural and therapeutic arts, health and fitness, community centers, etc. required; or an equivalent combination of related training and experience. Applicant must possess a valid Florida Driver's License or state ID. First Aid/CPR certification preferred. Certification by the Florida Recreation and Park Association desired, but not required.

VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE OR STATE ID FROM ANY STATE MUST BY PRESENTED AT TIME OF INTERVIEW. VALID FLORIDA DRIVER'S LICENSE OR ID MUST BE PRESENTED WITHIN 30 DAYS OF HIRE.


IMPORTANT: To be eligible to proceed forward in the application process, applicants must meet the minimum qualifications listed in the position description. Please ensure your application provides details of all relevant experience related to the position. If you have questions or need clarification concerning the position or application process, please contact Human Resources at jobs@orlando.gov or 407.246.2062. Supplemental Information



If this posting indicates a degree is required, the following experience will apply in lieu of any degree as follows:

  • Two (2) years of direct experience for an associate degree;
  • Four (4) years of direct experience for a bachelor's degree;
  • Six (6) years of direct experience for a master's degree; or
  • Nine (9) years of direct experience for a doctoral degree

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