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City of Calgary Recreation Program Coordinator – Calgary After School Temporary in Calgary, AB

City of Calgary

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Recreation Program Coordinator – Calgary After School
Location:
Calgary, AB

Represent work unit and/or business unit on internal and/or external committees. A valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence (or provincial equivalent) and the use of a…

As a Recreation Program Coordinator, you will be responsible for the leadership, execution and direction of work on a program portfolio supporting the overall delivery of products and services of Calgary Recreation. Primary duties include:

  • Provide program management through research, development, implementation, evaluation and administration including implementation of a physical activity strategy for children and youth.
  • Build and foster relationships, alliances, partnerships or collaborations to enhance the delivery of programs and/or services.
  • Represent work unit and/or business unit on internal and/or external committees
  • Recruit, interview, provide on-boarding support, supervise and evaluate union/non-union staff, volunteers and work placement/practicum students.
  • Respond to inquiries from the public, internal and external partners, and Council regarding program information and complaints.
  • Participate in long term and annual planning for Recreation including development, implementation and evaluation of goals and objectives and the completion of grant and funding applications.
  • Manage budget for Calgary After School and provide direction and appropriate spending.

Qualifications

  • A completed 2 year certificate or diploma in Recreation, Physical Education, Kinesiology, Early Childhood Education, Education or a closely related field, combined with at least 5 years of related portfolio experience, including staff supervision; OR
  • A degree in any of the above listed (or a closely related) field, with at least 3 years of related portfolio experience, including staff supervision.
  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence (or provincial equivalent) and the use of a personal vehicle for business purposes is required.
  • Knowledge and experience in Calgary After School, physical literacy and/or active play for children and youth will also be considered an asset.
  • Strong critical thinking skills and demonstrated leadership and facilitation skills along with well-developed communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a diverse range of audiences.

Pre-employment Requirements

  • Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-11-02
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