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Seasonal Playground Director

City of York
Job Description
  • The purpose of this position is to provide supervision and instruction for children participating in summer playground program. This is accomplished by effectively instructing and supervising playground participants and playground aides. Assisting with the evaluation of the program; maintaining open communication with the Program Coordinator; developing a system of recordkeeping for attendance and activity fees; evaluating playground aides and effective enforcement of the City of York Policies and Procedures by meeting with aide to discuss violation and create and document action plan to correct the violation and reporting all violations with Program Coordinator and Recreation Specialist; attending and participating in orientation and training for the summer playground program; developing and participating in  effective program plans, including games, crafts, field trips, and special events for Summer Playground Program in consultation with the Program Coordinator and Recreation Specialist; monitoring lunch program; and assuring that equipment and facilities are safely and properly prepared and maintained for use by program participants and staff. Other duties include instructing and participating with children in physical and mental challenges, arts, and crafts projects; providing educational opportunities, including exercise, providing a safe atmosphere, promoting imagination and play, and developing and improving social skills; and assisting in providing nutritional opportunities through lunch program.
  • Must have Valid PA Driver’s License.
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