RecCreate Staff Opportunities
- Type:Part Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:$9.00 - $12.00
RecCreate (out-of-school hours)
Be the one to make a difference in a child's life!
Augusta County Parks and Recreation introduces RecCreate! An exciting new program offering children the opportunity to experience new activities, increase physical activity, express creativity, develop friendships, build self-esteem and improve social skills. This program will strive to help children grow in abilities and interests, life skills, leadership skills, good citizenship and community engagement.
Augusta County Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for Program Directors, Recreation Leaders and Recreation Aides to join our RecCreate staff for the 2019-2020 school year. Staff will be responsible for the supervision of elementary school aged children, along with planning, implementation and supervision of specific activities, special guests, services, and projects. Previous experience working with children and supervising activities is strongly preferred. Ability to follow program and safety policies and procedures and be willing and able to administer within the program is required. Staff are required to participate in recreational/physical activities with children daily. All persons hired must pass background checks. Approximate work hours are 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Depending on position and experience, the starting pay is $9.00 - $12.00 per hour. Positions open at various elementary schools in Augusta County. Substitutes are also needed. Come in to the Parks and Recreation office to complete an application or print one using the link above. Fax completed application to 540-245-5732.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Mini Bus Driver/Trip Leader
Are you interested in leading trips throughout Augusta County and beyond? You could get paid (starting at $9.50/hour) to help us transport trip participants to their destinations while you enjoy the sites and experiences at the same time! This position provides off-site leadership for trip programs and acts as the group chaperone, providing aid where and when needed. The majority of the work will involve interaction with the senior population, so the qualified applicant must be able to establish effective working relationships with community, volunteers, general public and other staff. The work schedule will vary based on planned trips and outings but will include some weekday, weekend and evening hours.
For more information see the Full Job Description!
Program InstructorDo you have a talent to share? Want to become a Parks and Recreation Program Instructor? If you answer yes to these questions please call out office at 540-245-5727 for more information.
The County of Augusta is accepting applications for a Campground Attendant at Natural Chimneys Park with the Parks and Recreation Department. This position will assist the Park Coordinator and Program Technician with Natural Chimneys Park’s daily operations and management. There will be hospitality, sales, and clerical work involving park admissions, camping reservations, facility rentals and collection of any fees associated with each along with serving as an immediate point of contact for park visitors. This position will also assist with critical custodial services in the Visitor Center.
This person will report to and communicate with the Natural Chimneys Park Coordinator on a daily basis regarding work projects, schedules, plans and/or needs. They must have the ability to follow oral and written directions and complete assigned tasks efficiently and timely. The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, officials and the general public is necessary. Applicants shall have a general knowledge of and familiarity with computers, MS Office software, and other office equipment. Applicants must have a valid VA driver’s license and reliable transportation.