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Wheelchair Basketball Instructor

  • Type:Limited Term
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.00/hr
  • Posted Date:10/24/2018

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

Posted: October 24, 2018

Essential Duties: The Provo City Recreation Department is looking for an adaptive sports instructor that will specialize in the wheelchair basketball program. The individual appointed to this position will be required to perform the following duties: responsible for tracking participation, setting out and maintaining the appropriate equipment and neatly returning it to its designated place. Must provide energetic drills and plays and display a positive, upbeat attitude with community members.

Minimum Requirements: Sufficient knowledge of adaptive sports instruction relating to the program as well as the physical ability required to perform the duties of the job. Preference will be given to applicants with previous instructing experience and the desire to work with individuals with disabilities.

Wage: $12.00 per hour and up, depending upon experience. Payment will be by direct deposit.

Schedule: Fridays from 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM January through March, 2019.

Selection Factors: Knowledge of health and fitness instruction, job-related experience, and public relations skills. ***PLEASE STATE YOUR SPECIFIC RECREATION KNOWLEDGE IN THE JOB/SKILLS CERTIFICATION SECTION ON THE JOB APPLICATION.***

Screening: Based on meeting the minimum requirements and job-related experience, skills, knowledge, and education. Selection may be based largely upon an oral interview. 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: two to four hours of cardio, strength, and flexibility instruction per week 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.

*Because this is an open file position, applications of those individuals not appointed to the current opening or not making the above deadline will remain on file for 60 days. Applicants will be eligible for consideration for appointment to the above position opening within that period of time.

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