This position is responsible for the operation and management of the Teen Rec Room’s recreation programs, with cross-training for the Sports and Recreation Division and the TYC Division. Develops program concepts, plans activities, assists in marketing and coordinates programs such as day drop-ins, planned structured programming, classes, on-going programs and special events, primarily for teens and middle-school age students.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Serves as Division leader for the TRR, including responsibilities such as: Completes systems and alarm checks, responsible for internal assets (sound equipment, furniture, computer lab, snack room equipment, television sets, game tables); outdoor safety, snow removal, lot litter clean-up; tracks operating supplies inventory; performs or contracts minor or major building or equipment reports.
Assists with the development of comprehensive teen recreational, educational, social, cultural, environmental programs and drop-in activities. Ensures teen programs include arts such as music and crafts, sports and games, social time, quiet education activities, field trips, educational, social and environmental programs, and special projects.
Maintains and files accurate records and submits as needed: attendance, revenues, incidents and accident reports, expenditures, vandalism and/or theft reports, etc. Submits budget proposals and assists with maintenance of the Division’s biennial budget. Responsible for collection of fees, daily deposits and monthly reports.
Provides leadership and direct supervision of teen programs and activities. Assesses, analyzes and recommends actions on recreational and leisure needs of youth. Works with youth and teens in recreation settings. With training, must be able to identify risk behaviors and needs, to be able to make appropriate references to social services. Able to discern when legal intervention is required versus normal discipline. Enforces State of Alaska’s requirements for “Drug-Free Zone”.
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