Summer Camp Program Lead

Town of Blacksburg   Blacksburg, VA   Full-time     Education
Posted on May 14, 2024
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General Definition of Work

Design, plan and lead recreational programs for a variety of activities/classes on a seasonal, ongoing or temporary basis. Programs may be oriented toward any age group. Program lead will be required to have superior knowledge of the field or topic that is being taught or lead in the program.

The Town of Blacksburg is an EEO Employer M/F/D/V

Essential Functions

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of program curriculum and advertising of the program.
  • Maintain list of program needs and materials and communicate with designated supervisor.
  • Works closely with the Program Supervisor in implementing schedule of program.
  • Lead and supervise the program and all participants.
  • Prepares areas and locations in preparation of programs; obtains and stores equipment in proper area in an organized manner.
  • Enforces all safety rules.
  • Upholds and enforces department policies.
  • Reports definite as well as potential physical hazards in unsafe conditions of the facility and equipment to the Program Supervisor.
  • Effectively communicates problems to the Program Supervisor and Department staff or others.
  • Program lead must possess strong oral and written communication skills.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

A combination of education, experience and training equivalent to requirement to implements and educate during the program. Must be at least 18 years of age. Must complete and pass background screening.

Physical Requirements
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, sit, talk, see and hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands and arms to write, reach and teach. The employee is frequently required to stoop to pick up equipment.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move supplies. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
No benefits are available for this position.

Blacksburg, Town of (VA)

300 South Main St

Blacksburg, Virginia, 24060