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Greater Influence. Greater Programs. Greater Prospects.
Under the administrative direction of the Director of Parks & Recreation and Program Coordinator the CTRS plans, organizes, schedules, coordinates and supervises year-round community based recreation programming for children and adults with disabilities. May supervise part-time and seasonal staff, interns and/or volunteers. Under the general direction of Program Coordinator, oversees, monitors the implementation of programs and advises program directors regarding inclusion directives.
Minimum Qualifications include a Bachelor's Degree in Therapeutic Recreation or a related Recreation field; Certified as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist or ability to obtain certification and two years experience in a recreation setting and experience with populations with disabilities preferably in a municipal setting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Overview of Position: This is a highly responsible position involving the design, implementation, and oversight of health, educational, recreational, social, and outreach/volunteer programs for the Sunrise Sunset 55+ Activity Center as well as event and activity organization and management. This position will oversee, manage and recruit volunteer committee members that will assist in carrying out programs at the center. This position will also schedule and run day trips for the senior population with the department’s 15 passenger bus.
This is a year round position, Monday – Friday, 29.5 hours per week at a rate of $16.00 per hour with occasional nights and weekends for special events. Please send your resume and letters of reference no later than October 25, 2014. Position will begin in late November 2014
Aimee Gigandet: Assistent Recreation Director Newmarket Recreation
Newmarket Recreation of 1 Terrace Drive, Newmarket NH 03857 is currently looking for Contract Instructors to teach a variety of of 1 to 1.5 hours classes on subject matter that pertains to Educational Content, Hobbies, Passions, and/or Life Enrichment programs.