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Adventure Course Facilitator

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Work outside at an exciting adventure course in Queens!

The Urban Park Rangers of the City of New York/Parks & Recreation seek athletic, outdoor recreation leaders and youth development outdoor educators to work as facilitators at the Alley Pond Adventure Course in Queens. Facilitate high and low-ropes programs for a diverse community including youth, adults, and people with disabilities. Lead off-course programs focusing on team building, leadership, and group dynamics. Perform routine assembly, inspection and maintenance of adventure course.

PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

• Experience using ropes, harnesses, belay systems and carabiners.

• Comfortable working at heights.

• Ability to lead curricular based programs.  

• Ability to work weekends.

• Experience in youth recreation and education.

• Bachelor's degree. 

• Driver License. 

Residency in New York City, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, Putnam or Westchester counties required for employees with over two years of city service. New York City residency required for all other candidates. within 90 days of hire.

Fees: Hired candidates will be subject to a processing fee of $61.00. Hired candidates who are not currently employed by the City will be subject to an $88.25 background check fee.

 Duration April 2021 to mid-December 2021.

Work outside at an exciting adventure course in Queens!

The Urban Park Rangers of the City of New York/Parks & Recreation seek athletic, outdoor recreation leaders and youth development outdoor educators to work as facilitators at the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary

Salary

$20.98 per hour

Benefits

Adventure Course Facilitators will be eligible for Health benefits.

Adventure Course Facilitators will be eligible for Health benefits.

Level of Language Proficiency

English required. Other languages helpful.

English required. Other languages helpful.

Location

On-site
Queens, NY, United States

How to Apply

Send resume and cover letter by mail or email to: ranger.recruitment@parks.nyc.gov  

John McCoy, Urban Park Rangers

Attn: Adventure Course Facilitator

1234 Fifth Avenue – 5th floor

New York, NY 10029

Ph: 212-360-2774

Learn more at www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers

Send resume and cover letter by mail or email to: ranger.recruitment@parks.nyc.gov  

John McCoy, Urban Park Rangers

Attn: Adventure Course Facilitator

1234 Fifth Avenue – 5th floor

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