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Director of Recreation

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Director of Recreation

Ellington, CT

Posting Date: November 30, 2018
Closing Date: December 14, 2018

Position Overview back to top

Plans, organizes and directs a comprehensive recreation, cultural and leisure program for the community, including special programs and activities. Work requires close communication and scheduling with the Department of Public Works. Administers the business affairs of the Recreation Department.

Qualifications back to top

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Recreation, Leisure Science or related field; six (6) years of increasingly responsible work in recreation, including at least three (3) years in a supervisory capacity or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

CPR/First Aid certification; valid motor vehicle driver’s license; Certified Park & Recreation Professional preferred.

Salary/Hours back to top

Salary Range: $77,373 – $113,471

Must be flexible to adjust hours for evening and weekend programs.

How to Apply back to top

Closing date: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; initial review of applications will be conducted on December 14, 2018.

Visit ellington-ct.gov to apply and to view the job description.