The Arc of Rensselaer County PT Recreation Counselor in Troy, New York

PT Recreation Counselor

Location:Troy, NY 12180

Position DescriptionThe Recreation Counselor works in the Arc's evening Recreation Program and attends planning and supervisory meetings, and oversees an assigned group of program participants in order to create a safe and fun atmosphere that encourages skill development and community participation. These tasks are completed under the supervision of the Recreation Manager. Recreation Counselors will also use vehicles to pick up, transport and drop off recreation participants to various locations in the community.

Salary: $10.76 per hour

Schedule: Monday-Thursday 5:00pm-10:00pm and occasional weekends

*Must be able to attend 4 full-days of trainings.

Education and/or Experience:

High School Diploma/GED

Previous experience working in a recreation setting preferred

Valid NYS Driver’s License with a year of non-permit driving experience

Ability to lift 50 lbs.