The Recreation Specialist will supervise teens and adults on scheduled recreation/respite activities which can include after work, after school activities, trips and school vacation programs, be responsible for organizing, procuring staff for, tracking registrations for, and attending our monthly weekend Recreation events. Organizing, procuring staff for, tracking registrations for, and attending our monthly weekend Recreation events (same-day activities as well as Friday-Sunday Weekend Trips). The Recreation Specialist is the point-person for staff who work these activities and also the families of the Individuals who attend them. During our 9-week Summer Enrichment Program, the Recreation Specialist is the first point of contact for our Camp Counselors, and is responsible for creating the weekly activity schedule for the campers and making sure that the activities chosen are well received and actively participated in by both our campers and staff.
Requires High School Diploma/GED and a valid NYS driver’s license for minimum 2 years. One (1) year experience working with IDD population is preferred.