|Employer||City and County of Denver|
|Job Type||Full Time|
About Our Job
This posting will accept applications until filled.
This is a full-time position and is eligible for the City and County of Denver’s comprehensive suite of benefits. Learn more about working for the City and County of Denver and these benefits by visiting the “Why Work Here?” page of our website.
The MY Denver Card provides free access to all of the City and County of Denver’s 30 recreation centers for young people, ages 5-18, who are residents of Denver and/or attend Denver Public Schools. The MY Denver Program, part of the Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR), exists to engage young people in structured drop-in programming through a myriad of learning and social opportunities during out-of-school time. Out-of-school time recreational programming directly contributes to academic and social development, positioning youth for present and future success. MY Denver's focus is to provide safe, supportive, quality opportunities for youth to play, learn, and grow. Activities offered in the recreation center fall into the broader categories of Sports & Wellness; Science, Technology, & Education; Urban Arts & Culture, Social Recreation; and Community Engagement.
The MY Denver Program Coordinator will plan, organize, and coordinate the development and implementation of MY Denver programs, activities, and events. MY Denver Program Coordinators love their jobs because they are directly responsible for providing enriching opportunities to youth and building relationships that positively impact the community. Furthermore, this position provides the opportunity to work directly with youth, learn new things every day, and build a diverse set of skills - all while having fun!
The typical work schedule for this position will be Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m, and the occasional weekend, dependent on program needs and special events.
Job duties and responsibilities of the MY Denver Recreation Program Coordinator include, but are not limited to, the following:
We are looking for a passionate and organized professional with excellent communication and time management skills.Candidates must enjoy being busy, be comfortable working under pressure, as well as working with high volume while remaining agile to shifting demands. This position requires strong skills in both working collaboratively and independently. Our ideal candidate will have a creative approach to problem-solving and providing innovative, equitable, and engaging programming that appeals to a diverse population of youth. Additionally, our ideal candidate will have:
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:
To be considered for this position, you must include a resume. Upload the attachment(s) to the Resume/CV section on the My Experience tab.
About Everything Else
CA2925 Recreation Program Coordinator
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Position Salary Range
$23.48 - $35.22
Based on experience
Parks and Recreation
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