THE CITY OF EMERYVILLE NO LONGER ACCEPTS APPLICATIONS THROUGH CALOPPS. TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE VISIT https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/emeryville
The Recreation Leader/ Sports Coach and Referee will be a member of a dynamic team charged with delivering creative, innovative, and enriching recreational programs for the Emeryville Recreation Center. This position will be primarily responsible for leading our soccer, basketball, flag football, volleyball, and/or t-ball league programs and Saturday fee classes. This is an hourly position with no benefits.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Organize and lead recreational activities, which may include taking attendance and assisting with record-keeping; issue, maintain and store equipment and supplies; interact with children, parents, care-givers, volunteers and City staff; administer first aid/CPR when necessary; and ensure the safety and well-being of program participants.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE IS/HAS:
- Knowledgeable of sports rules and regulations for the sports listed above;
- Knowledgeable of the rules and regulations regarding child safety;
- Knowledgeable of the principles and practices of child development;
- Knowledgeable of the different stages of youth from ages 5 to 12 years of age;
- Able to develop and deliver classroom curriculum as related to sports;
- Able to provide encouragement for participation in programs;
- Able to follow written and oral instructions;
- Able to exercise good judgment and deal effectively with the public;
- Able to deal with stressful situations;
- Able to work independently with minimum supervision;
- Responsible, flexible and proactive;
- Capable of being part of an effective team;
- Energetic and motivational;
- Fun and has a sense of humor.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Any combination of education and experience that will likely produce the knowledge, skills and abilities required for the positions is qualifying. A typical way of qualifying is the equivalent of a high school diploma or GED. The most desirable candidates will possess two years of college with coursework in education, recreation, art or physical education or other related field and have two (2) years of relevant experience in soccer. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age or older.
Eyesight sufficient to read data, memos, spreadsheets, vouchers, computer screens; manual dexterity to operate a personal computer, typewriter, copy machine, word processor; ability to sit for extended periods; stand, walk, bend reach above and below shoulders, lift and carry objects weighing up to 20 pounds; stamina to interact with a variety of school age children.
Applicants must submit a completed City of Emeryville/MESA application online (paper applications will not be accepted). For more information about the City of Emeryville, visit www.emeryville.org. If you have any questions about this position please contact, Brad Helfenberger, Youth & Adult Services Manager at (510) 596-3779 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be reviewed as received; those candidates whose backgrounds most closely fit our requirements may be invited for an interview.
The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract.
The City of Emeryville is an Equal Opportunity and does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, medical, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by law. Qualified individuals with a disability will receive reasonable accommodation, as required by the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), and federal laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504, during any phase of the selection process, providing such request is made to Human Resources at least five business days in advance. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation. Under federal law, all job applicants must prove authorization to work in the United States at the time of job offer.