Portland Recreation & Facilities
Job Description

Recreation Programmer II (3 positions) After School Program. Various, permanent part time hours available 20-25 hours/week positions starting late August, 2022. The City of Portland Recreation Division is offering a creative opportunity to engage with the community through a variety of recreational activities. This position is responsible for planning, promoting and conducting daily programs in specialty areas such as arts, crafts, gymnastics, dance, music, cooking, outdoor recreation, etc. in our After School Program. The After School Program schedule begins in late August: Varied hours to include After School program 2:00pm - 5:30 pm (M-F). (Slight variations in hours and schedules are possible due to staggered start and end times of the Portland Elementary Schools). If desired, additional hours may be available for evening and weekend community center programming and rentals. Must have excellent customer service experience and enjoy working with children. First aid and CPR certified preferred.

Necessary Special Requirements: Must possess valid Class C driver's license in good standing. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal conviction background. CEBA Grade 9 - 6 month step - $19.27/hour. Accepting applications until all vacancies are filled.

City Benefits -
Permanent employees receive a generous benefits package that includes paid holidays; employee health insurance; sick and vacation leave; optional life, dental, vision and income protection insurances; choice of retirement plans; and tuition reduction program with the University of Southern Maine and Thomas College. Part-time employees may receive a pro-rated benefits package which may include some, but not all, of the benefits listed above.

The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its workforce.

Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

***COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate*** As a condition of employment, you must demonstrate proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to start of employment. If you cannot get vaccinated due to a medical condition or a sincerely held religious belief, you may request an exemption as a reasonable accommodation. Failure to provide proof of vaccination will result in your exclusion from employment with the City of Portland.