Goochland County Parks and Recreation
Published
06/22/2020
Location
Goochland, VA
Category
Job Type
Salary
31,215.00
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree in Recreation or a related field is required, plus one to two years of experience in Recreation or a related field.  Any equivalent combination of experience, training, and education which demonstrates the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be considered.  Certified Parks and Recreation Professional desired.

Description

The Goochland County Park's & Recreation department is accepting applications for a Recreation Coordinator to coordinate the development, implementation, and evaluation of targeted Department programming and marketing.  Essential Functions:
  • Recruits and selects contracted instructors.
  • Supervises contracted instructors.
  • Registers participants, prepares rosters for staff and instructors.
  • Serves as the backup for facility reservations, and deposits.
  • Processes instructor payments, refunds, and reports as needed.
  • Creates Program specific marketing.
  • Each Recreation Coordinator may be responsible for one or more of the following tasks:
    • Develops and implements the Department's summer camp programming.
    • Coordinates active and wellness programs for all ages.
    • Coordinates cultural programs and events for all ages.
    • Coordinates Active Adult programs.
    • Coordinates Preschool programs.
    • Coordinates Therapeutic Recreation programs.
    • Coordinates Department's Basketball League.
    • Coordinates School age programs.
    • Coordinates Counselor in Training program
  • Evaluates programs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of planning, implementing, and evaluating recreation programs and events is required.  Must be able to work independently.  Must be able to communicate effectively (orally and in writing with co-workers, County staff, and the public.  Knowledge and experience working with Microsoft Office is required.  Basic knowledge of budget development and management is desired.  Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
 Education, Experience and Training:

Bachelor's Degree in Recreation or a related field is required, plus one to two years of experience in Recreation or a related field.  Any equivalent combination of experience, training, and education which demonstrates the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be considered.  Certified Parks and Recreation Professional desired.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Background check and pre-employment drug screen required.
Goochland County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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