• Recreation Attendant (ASPIRE)

    Posted: 06/17/2022

    The City of High Point's Parks and Recreation Department seeks to fill Recreation Attendant (ASPIRE) position
    Essential Tasks:

    • Leads and facilitates programs and activities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities of all ages in a recreation setting.
    • Provides a high level of customer service and satisfaction.
    • Works with ASPIRE team to ensure quality programs for all ages.
    • Follows Department policies and procedures.
    • Provides a safe, fun and appropriate experience for all participants.
    • Maintains daily attendance records for all registered program participants;
    • Drives the City van as needed for programming and summer camp
    • Enforces center/ facility polices and safety rules and regulations;
    • Inspects program equipment
    • Cleans program areas as needed during the day and upon conclusion of activity;
    • Prepares lists of materials and equipment needed for activities
    • Assists regular staff as needed;
    • Ensures that all work is performed in accordance with OSHA and City Safety Standards and Policies 
    • Formal Education
      • Graduated from High School or GED;
      • Some higher education
      • Previous experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
    • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License 
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Previous work experience in recreation and leisure setting, education system or direct client care support
    • Must be able to effectively lead groups in recreational and leisure activities
    • Must be able to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with other employees and the public
    • Ability to drive 15-passanger van 
    Salary: $15.50 Hourly without benefits
    Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV, the City of High Point’s new job application system. To apply, please type the following link into your web browser:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/highpointnc. By closing date.  The City of High Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer.