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The Town of Rosendale is looking for a Part-Time Recreation Aide.  Please drop completed application off at the Town Hall between the hours of 9 – 4.

The work involves responsibility for the performance of varied routine duties in a recreation or youth program. Part-time position available at the Rosendale Youth Center which involves assisting and guiding participants in a recreation or youth activity, insuring their safety and performing a variety of duties which provide support to a recreation/ youth facility program. This member of the staff conducts group activities such as arts and crafts, play time, story hour, kickball, etc. The work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level employee.  Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: The typical work activities listed below, while providing representative examples of the variety of work assignments in the title do not describe any individual position. Incumbents in this title may perform some or all of the following, as well as other related activities not described.

Leads group activities such as play time, swimming, kickball, arts and crafts, volleyball, badminton, softball, nature walks, trips to other facilities, etc. where no specialized skill or proficiency is required;

Assists in officiating at athletic events;

Provides training to beginning staff members;

Maintains order and provides guidance to groups;

Maintains and helps prepare fields, courts and related recreation facilities, by putting up nets, marking courts, cleaning up, and picking up debris;

Cleans facility (indoor and outdoor), including grounds;

Acts as a chaperon on trips and at other group activities;

May check tickets and/ or take money at facility entrance;

May provide emergency first aid as necessary;

Keep records and makes reports as required.

Recreation Aid Job Description