Recreation Aide (3 Positions)Town of Steilacoom
Recreation Aide (3 Positions)
September – Mid-June
(Additional hours may be available with the summer camp program Mid-June through August)
Position 1: Before School Program (Mon-Fri 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.)
(Additional hours may be available during school holidays/breaks.)
Position 2: Wednesdays 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Substitute
The incumbent will provide coverage for shifts in the absence of regularly scheduled staff. Shifts generally covered are in the AM/PM program located at Cherrydale Primary School. The AM program runs from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM. The PM program runs from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. In addition, hours may be available on school district half days, holidays/holiday breaks.
Wage: $12.57 Hr. (2017)
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Posted July 21, 2017
First Review: August 11, 2017 (faxes & e-mails not accepted)
Position Description: Supervise, monitor, evaluate, and assess youth program participants. Direct and participate in program activities to include: arts and crafts, sports, games, drama, and music.
1. High school graduation/GED equivalent.
2. One year experience working with elementary age children in a structured program.
3. CPR and Basic First Aid Certification (able to obtain within an agreed/specified period).
4. Washington State Driver’s License / Good driving record.
5. Washington State Food Workers’ Card (able to obtain within an agreed/specified period).
6. Availability to work the hours of the position.
Prefer: Experience working with children in a preschool, before/after school program or summer camp program.
Physical Requirements: Driving, walking, running, standing, sitting, squatting, kneeling, ability to lift/move up to 30 pounds, set up tables/chairs, and interact with children in physical exercise, sports, and games. The incumbent must be able to traverse uneven terrain as activities may be conducted in an outdoor environment.
Application Procedure: Applications may be obtained on the Town’s website at www.townofsteilacoom.org or at the Steilacoom Community Center at 2301 Worthington Street.
Submit your resume and application to: Human Resources, 2301 Worthington Street, Steilacoom, Washington 98388. Those applicants whose qualifications most closely correspond to the Town’s needs may be selected to interview. Successful candidates must pass a background check.