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Recreational Programs Co-Ordinator Posted on Mar 08, 2018 by CommunityAim

  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 07, 2018
Job Requirements






College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years


Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Supervise professional staff, program leaders and instructors and volunteer staff
  • Perform administrative tasks

Work Setting

  • Community service organization
  • Residential/client's home

Specific Skills

  • Co-ordinate recreation activities
  • Provide expert advice and consulting services in the design, development and administration of sports, fitness and recreation programs and activities
  • Assess individuals in areas such as physical limitations, orientation and mobility skills, and cognitive, social and emotional barriers to establish client rehabilitation or adaptation goals

Security and Safety

  • Child welfare check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Scent free

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Ability to Supervise

  • Staff in various areas of responsibility
  • 11-15 people

Planning Specialization


Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Ability to multitask
  • Adaptability
  • Creativity
  • Time management

Early Childhood Educators Specific Skills

provide opportunities to express creativity through the media of art, dramatic play, music and physical activity

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By Mail

Unit 7 - 100 King Street
Spruce Grove, Alberta T7X0J6

In Person

Unit 7 - 100 King Street
Spruce Grove, Alberta T7X0J6

Advertised Until

Apr 07, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Recreational Programs Co-Ordinator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Recreation and Sports Program Supervisors

Interest in consulting to provide recreational and sports information to community groups and the media; may instruct in recreational and sports activities


Interest in co-ordinating the activities of leaders and instructors to implement training programs and workshops; and in recruiting volunteer and paid program leaders and instructors


Interest in developing sports, fitness and recreational programs for leaders and instructors

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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