South Suburban Parks and Recreation Day Camp Aide in Centennial, Colorado
Day Camp Aide Part-Time
Centennial - Family Sports Center | Goodson Recreation Center
Lone Tree - Lone Tree Recreation Center
$12.32 - $14.91 per hour
Are you passionate about working with children? We are seeking an energetic Day Camp Aide who loves working with children, assisting with indoor and outdoor activities, and encourages participation. This position is responsible for assisting with the daily preparation and implementation of program activities and maintaining an appropriate and safe recreational environment for children. In addition, the Day Camp Aide will work directly with children and parents on a daily basis.
Our Ideal Candidate
Possess a professional and welcoming demeanor.
Ability to develop and maintain a positive work relationship with program participants, parents, and staff.
Will be able to communicate effectively with children, parents, and staff.
Must have ability to visually and audibly supervise children in a variety of situations.
Must be highly motivated and take direction well with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Will have knowledge of child care programming; recreation and its application; safety and emergency first-aid procedures; program management; and customer service principles.
Must be at least sixteen (16) years of age.
Must have verifiable experience with school-age children.
Current certifications in CPR, First Aid, and Standard Precautions or the ability to obtain such certifications upon hire.
Complete fifteen (15) training hours annually.
Satisfactory criminal background check including Colorado Bureau of Investigations and TRAILS/Central Registry criminal record review as required by the Colorado Department of Social Services within five (5) working days of employment.
Must meet appropriate Aid requirements/qualifications and provide all documentation as required by the State of Colorado’s Department of Human Services upon hire.
The job description above covers the main duties of this position. Please note, as a team member, there may be additional responsibilities that are required to meet ongoing needs of the department.
Employee Benefits & Perks atSouth Suburban
FREE use of District fitness centers and swimming pools
Discounts on recreation classes and golf (applicable to employees working 14+ hours/week)
Paid sick leave
Opportunities for training and promotion from within
To view a complete listing of the District’s most current benefit package, please visit http://careers.ssprd.org
Our mission is to foster healthy living through stewardship of the environment, parks, trails, and open space by providing recreational services and programs.
We serve residents in Bow Mar, Columbine Valley, Centennial west of I-25, Littleton, Lone Tree and Sheridan and unincorporated portions of Douglas, Jefferson and Arapahoe counties. We operate four full-service recreation centers, golf courses, outdoor pools and restaurants, two ice centers and miniature golf courses, and a BMX track, a sports dome, batting cages, an entertainment center, a hotel and a nature center. In addition, we maintain nearly 3,800 acres of developed and open space land, including 119 multi-purpose athletic fields, more than 100 parks, nearly 80 miles of trails, 60 playgrounds, 56 tennis courts, and the 880-acre South Platte Park.
Keyword: Day Camp Aide
From: South Suburban Parks and Recreation