AgencyCorrections and Community Supervision, Department of
TitleRecreation Program Leader 1
Occupational CategoryEducation, Teaching
Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)
Salary RangeFrom $49202 to $62806 Annually
Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class
Compressed workweek allowed? No
Street Address Five Points Correctional Facility
6600 State Route 96
Minimum Qualifications Either 1. an Associates degree in physical education, reccreation, recreational therapy, or a closely related recreational field and 2 years of experience directing or assisting in the direction of a scheduled, organized recreational program; or 2. a Bachelors degree in physical education, recreation, recreational therapy or a closely related recreational field or 3. a Bachelors Degree and 2 years of expierence as described in 1.
Duties Description As a Recreation Program Leader 1, you would plan and coordinate organized discretionary time activities for incarcerated individuals in a facility of the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. This would include developing and directing a comprehensive recreational program of athletic and non-athletic activities; assessing the interests of offenders; developing procedures for and monitoring all activities to ensure compliance with established directives; soliciting offender and community involvement; providing instruction in and officiating at activities; preparing written reports; maintaining records of participants, programs and equipment; responsibility for issuance and repair of equipment and supplies; conducting tryouts and selecting teams and officials; and coordinating tournaments and events.
Additional Comments Provisional Appointment: Candidates must take and pass the Civil Service exam for Recreation Program Leader 1 when the exam is given.
Work hours and work days will be discussed at the time of the interview.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.