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Senior Specialist/Computer Instructor

  • Type:Limited Term
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.00 - $15.00/hr
  • Posted Date:08/29/2018

Provo Recreation Center
Parks and Recreation Department
Part-time Seasonal Position

Posted: August 29, 2018

Essential Duties: The individual appointed to this position will be required to organize and conduct various recreation and life enrichment programs for senior citizens at the Provo Recreation Center. Classes will be based on the needs of the participants and may include, but not be limited to, teaching seniors basic computer use and technology-related skills such as word processing, e-mail, digital camera photo management, and Internet usage.

Minimum Requirements: Ability and interest working with senior citizens, experience using computers, and the ability to organize a curriculum and student materials for beginning and intermediate skill level students. Preference will be given to candidates with senior programming experience and/or education in gerontology or other related field.

Wage: $12.00 - $15.00 per hour depending on experience and certifications. Payment will be made by direct deposit.

Schedule: Approximately 5-10 hours per week, during the day. Schedule may increase with more classes.

Selection Factors: Ability to present information in a patient and understandable manner. Ability to work well with senior citizens and possess public relations skills.

Screening: Based on meeting the minimum requirements and job-related experience, skills, knowledge, and education. Criminal background checks are conducted on all City positions. Non-disclosure may result in dismissal.

Physical/Environmental Factors: This work requires physical strength and agility to perform the work including: approximately 4-8 hours per week of computer instruction and other varied physical activities associated with performing the essential duties.

To Apply: Apply online at www.provocity.jobs or at the Provo City Division of Human Resources located at 351 West Center, Provo, UT.

Closing Date: *Open until filled.

*Applications of those individuals not appointed to the current openings will remain on file for 60 days. Applicants will be eligible for consideration for appointment to any additional Recreation Instructor positions opening within that period of time.

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