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Recreation Aide
City of Moreno Valley, Riverside County


For more info contact:
(951) 413-3044
Close Date: Mar 3, 2013
Salary: $8.78 - $12.37 Hourly


THE POSITION:  Under the general supervision of the Recreation Leader, this position will plan and carry out various activities with children 5-12 years old for summer camp or senior adults; teach games, arts & crafts, music and singing and social skills; assist with planning seasonal programs and curriculum; prepare for special events, assist with formally structured programs; assist with special projects; perform light typing and filing; and keep attendance records.


EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:  Organize and supervise structured recreational and learning activities; teach the fundamentals of play and sportsmanship in recreational activities; explain and demonstrate new games and contests; organize special activity days or play days; assist in planning and organizing holiday programs and special community projects; perform light typing and filing; keep records and reports; perform related duties as assigned; and provide quality customer service.

Ideal Candidate:


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Training and Experience – Graduation from high school, or G.E.D. equivalent; and some paid or volunteer experience in a related field; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is desirable. Knowledge and Abilities – Must have knowledge of basic sports activities, their rules, and fundamentals; the theories and principles of supervising recreational activities; and the methods, practices and equipment used in recreation programs. Must have the ability to plan, organize, assign, train, and supervise youths and children involved in recreation and sports activities; learn how to officiate and score keep; stimulate confidence and enthusiasm in participants; mix easily and readily with various age groups; follow written and verbal instructions; be available to work during week-day afternoons and all day on Saturdays; and promote quality customer service.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES: Must possess a valid California Driver's License and the ability to maintain insurability under the City’s vehicle insurance policy. Must obtain First Aid and CPR certification within six months of hire.


THE BENEFITS:  No benefits are offered at this time.

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