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Recreation Leaders are responsbile for promoting a healthy lifestyle among community residents by coordinating leisure and sport activities. The most important responsibilities listed in typical Recreation Leader resume samples are evaluating the recreation needs of the community, researching recreation programs, accessing funding, developing sports organizations, and identifying areas where programs can be improved. The strongest resumes demonstrate coaching expertise, volunteer training knowledge, decision making skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and time management. The minimum education requirement for this job is a high school diploma, and employers focus on experience more than anything else.

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Recreation Leader, Specialist I

Planned recreational activities on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis for over 10 After School Club programs

  • Coordinated and facilitated activities with anywhere from 25 to 70 participating students
  • Logged and maintained participant information
  • Managed and evaluated up to 12 employees for various recreational programs
  • Established rapport with parents, faculty, and Parks and Recreation administrators
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Health Science
2

Recreation Leader

Accountable for children of ages 4 through 6

  • Taught and instructed pre-school, gymnastics, cheerleading, as well as a variety of early childhood development classes
  • Built rapport with customers of the [company name] to satisfy family needs
  • Developed and communicated lesson plans and improvising these plans under circumstantial situations
  • Other duties include, but are not limited to: answered office line, use of computer software to register family data, collected and deposited monies into financial institution, and handled scheduling and class rosters, well versed in Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Enclosure
Occupational Therapy
3

Recreation Leader

Supervised over 10 weekday and weekend staff

  • Supervised community events featuring the San Bernardino community youth
  • Organized various types of soccer events and tournaments
  • Maintained and monitored weekly maintenance to soccer fields
  • Responded to inquires from patrons and provided information about scheduling and events
  • Conducted office work including: filing, copying, taking telephone messages, emailing, and faxing
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Geography
4

Recreation Leader

Responsible for multiple groups of youth on field trips to educational institutions, public functions or recreational activities.

  • Provided supervision to ensure the safety and well-being of children.
  • Lead and participated in games, drills and agility exercises.
  • Assisted 20+ youth with reading, math and science lessons and taught simple painting, drawing, songs and similar recreation activities
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
5

Recreation Leader

Provided supervision to 10-100 children through the organization and implementation of daily activities

  • Maintained updates to all participant files and organized all materials into program's central database
  • Ensured program's compliance of licensing standards and requirements through bi-weekly reporting
  • Established open and communicative relationship with all participants' guardians as the program liaison
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Culinary Arts
6

Recreation Leader

  • Led a variety of recreational activities promoting healthy and active lifestyles.
  • Utilizing prior rowing experience, implemented necessary precautionary procedures to ensure patron safety as well as developing the equipment maintenance schedules to prolong the useful life of the equipment assets.
  • Developed and maintained reporting procedures for tracking the effectiveness of various programs.
  • Instituted and managed the first City of Coronado Teen Rowing Club through networking and organizing trial classes and ultimately creating a successful program that fostered social and athletic growth for teenagers.
  • Created the original idea and layout for the City of Coronado's first rowing program flyer. This flyer was the primary advertising vehicle for the program and was distributed throughout the city.
  • Supervised and motivated staff by recognizing and rewarding individual achievements, maintaining a positive attitude, encouraging creativity and delegating tasks appropriately.
  • Evaluated programs to determine necessary equipment and supplies and maintained inventory controls
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Communication
7

Recreation Leader II

Developed and implemented basketball and sports camp recreation programs including securing facilities, supplies and equipment; selecting, training and evaluating staff; developing, scheduling and promoting activities; and evaluating results.

  • Responded to parent questions and concerns for Summer Youth Sports Camp and ensured smooth flow of activities of each day.
  • Scheduled and evaluated camp leaders.
  • Created and scheduled daily duties for staff, and trained new staff.
  • Solely responsible for marketing, managing, planning, and supervising adult basketball league, which became a successful adult program for LARPD.
  • Hired, trained, and scheduled referees and scorekeepers for adult basketball league.
  • Implemented, advertised, and sold drop-in basketball pass program.
  • Assisted with Special Events by overseeing payment transactions and volunteers.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts And Sciences
BS
Bachelor of Science
8

Assistant Recreation Leader

Managed staff members conducting programs. Conducted evaluations of staff members based on efficiency of programs and level of participation

  • Worked with local athletic associations to schedule field usage for baseball, basketball, and football on a weekly basis
  • Managed finances for short period of time, which included collecting donations and completion of reimbursement forms
  • Collected and organized building permit forms, participant registration forms, and waiver forms
  • Officiated and scheduled sport programs
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Sport And Recreation Management
9

Recreation Leader

Participates in program planning, staff meetings and reviewed current programs and made recommendations to immediate
supervisor.

  • Planned, organized, supervised, and instructed group activities and programs.
  • Proficient with RecWare software.
  • Supervised and conducted facility rentals to ensure applicant complies with city and department policies and procedures.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
10

Recreation Leader

  • Led group of 10-15 kids, ages 11-21, in educational as well as social activities
  • Assisted in planning day-to-day activities for the kids
  • Taught every kid one new skill during the summer including tying their shoes, shuffling cards, reading skills, and swimming
  • Coached group of 11 adults in softball
  • Organized drills to improve on fundamentals
  • Identified what skills the participants needed to work on and individually coached them during practice time
  • Qualified for the Special Olympics State Tournament and took First place in our division
Candidate Info
BA
English

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