Recreation Specialist (#010476) Level 2

Date Posted: March 18, 2022

Deadline: April 18, 2022

Organization: Leath Correctional Institution

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $33,011 a year

Requirements:

State of South Carolina Minimum Requirements:
High school diploma and relevant experience or a Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education, Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation or a related field can be substituted for experience.

SCDC Minimum Requirements: (Or an acceptable equivalency as approved by the Division of State Human Resources).

  • A High School Diploma.
  • One (1) year of experience in the recreation field, to include instruction in health education, physical fitness and intramural competition.

OR

  • An Associates degree or higher level of education..
Job Description:

Full Job Description

  • Plan, coordinate, and implement a comprehensive recreation program that promotes physical fitness and good health and wellness to the inmate population at Leath Correctional Institution.
  • Identify activities for the entire inmate population including continuous tournament activities and passive recreation activities.
  • Select, train, and provide daily supervision for inmate recreation assistants.
  • Requisition, control, and maintain equipment/supplies.
  • Conduct training on rules, methods, and techniques for activities.
  • Conduct physical fitness and health education classes.
  • Coordinates volunteers and community resources to assist.
  • Supervise hobby-craft program.
  • Maintain recreational facilities/areas.
Schedule:
Hours /Week: 37.50 hrs. Shift/Work Schedule: 02 Work Time: (Monday-Friday) 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Application Process:
Apply online. Must successfully complete three (3) week SCDC Basic Training upon hire.
Questions regarding the application process, this job posting or any other postings with the SCDC should be directed to:
Recruiting and Employment Services
(803) 896-1649
Employment@doc.sc.gov
Employer Address:

2809 Airport Rd
Greenwood, SC 29649
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.