Recreation Leader- Mobile Fitness and Nutrition
Overall Job Objective
|Job Title:||Recreation Leader- Mobile Fitness and Nutrition|
|Job Type:||Temporary 8 Month|
|Location:||220 4th Ave. S., Kent, Washington|
Cover letter and resume must be attached with application.
Hours: 15-17 hours per week
Monday – Friday 2:30pm-5:30pm
Salary: $11 per hour
Open: December 4, 2015Closes: Until filled
|Essential Duties and Responsibilities:|
Under the direction of the Adaptive Recreation and Youth/Teen Manager and Program Coordinator, Youth Leaders plan, organize and lead daily activities for youth and teens. The Mobile Fitness and Nutrition Program is an outreach drop in program where participant numbers will vary throughout the week. Activities include physical fitness and nutrition activities, games and sports at various outreach sites throughout the City of Kent, which can include apartment complexes, parks and afterschool programs.
|Education, Experience and Other Requirements:|
Must be at least 16 years of age; possess a valid CPR and Standard First Aid Card by start date or have the ability to obtain certification within 30 days of job acceptance. Applicants are subject to Washington State background check.
1 year or more of experience working with youth and teens in recreation, fitness and nutrition or sports environments; knowledge of age appropriate athletic, fitness activities, and other large group activities for ages 6 – 14 years old; ability to live by Kent Parks mission of "Dedicated to Enriching Lives" and demonstrate the following characteristics: responsible, respectful, honest, energetic, passionate, flexible, original, creative, dependable, thoughtful.