THIS IS A TEMPORARY, SUMMER ONLY POSITION.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
The City of Boston, Parks & Recreation Department offers a wide variety of summer programs including, but not limited to drop-in programs, golf, soccer, rugby, sports camp(s), baseball, softball programs and much, much more.
The Recreation Summer Program Assistant will support the Recreation Program Director, Manager and Staff Assistant(s) with summer programs, including educational activities, games and drop in activities for youth throughout the Greater Boston Neighborhoods.
Ensures safety of all participants and direct supervision of children in all planned activities.
Assists the Program Director, Manager or Staff Assistant with the program theme.
Ensures children are aware of rules, and daily scheduled routines.
Attends all staff meetings.
Assists in the planning and implementing assigned program needs.
Assists with equipment and materials for the assigned program/event.
Ensures proper procedures are followed for sign-in/out of children on a daily basis.
Reports all accidents to the Supervisor.
Assumes equal share of the regular housekeeping chores such as cleaning, preparing for daily activities, and cleaning up after projects/programs or events.
Remains up to date on emergency procedures and remains alert at all times.
Performs related work as required.
Recreation Program Assistant(s) must commit to 20-35 hrs/wk during summer camp weeks.
Must be able to pass a Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) and Sexual Offender Record Information (SORI) checks.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.
Dates of Employment: June 28, 2021 - August 27, 2021
Hourly Rate: $13.50 per hour
Hours Per Week: 20-35