Thank you for your interest in working with Island Rec. Island Rec hires seasonal staff annually for its summer day camp, sailing program and during the school year for facility supervisors and program leaders.
Unless otherwise indicated to apply for any position complete a employment application and mail it along with a resume and cover letter to:
Island Rec, P.O. Box 1946, Friday Harbor, WA 98250 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Full Time Positions
Recreation Specialist: Island Rec seeks a dynamic, organized recreation professional to fill a permanent ¾ time Recreation Specialist position who will primarily be responsible for coordinating and leading Youth, Teen and Family programs and events.
The successful candidates will have a minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Recreation or 4 years of relevant education and experience; possess good communication and interpersonal skills and will enjoy being part of a small hard working team committed to the essential work of public recreation.
Interested persons should submit a letter of interest, resume and completed Island Rec job application and preliminary questionnaire by 5pm on March 24 to Sally Thomsen, Director, Island Rec, P.O. Box 1946, Friday Harbor, WA 98250 or to email@example.com
Seasonal Summer Positions
camp counselors: Working directly under the supervision of the Camp Eagle Rock Director, camp counselors are responsible for implementing a safe and enriching summer recreation program for children ages 6-12. The ideal candidate is at least 17 years of age, responsible, enthusiastic, and has a desire to work with school-aged children. 40 hours/week seasonal beginning June 2014.
arts and crafts program director: This position is responsible for the Arts and Crafts programming of Camp Eagle Rock, as well as assisting the Camp Director and supporting the counselors to ensure overall success of the program. The ideal candidate is at least 21 years of age, mature, responsible, and committed to the purpose, goals, and overall success of Camp Eagle Rock. Previous experience working with children ages 6-12 required, 40 hours/week seasonal beginning June 2014.
sports, games and outdoor program director: This position is responsible for the Sports, Games, and Outdoor Programming of Camp Eagle Rock, as well as assisting the Camp Director and supporting the counselors to ensure overall success of the program. The ideal candidate is at least 21 years of age, mature, responsible, and committed to the purpose, goals, and overall success of Camp Eagle Rock. Previous experience working with children ages 6-12 required, 40 hours/week seasonal beginning June 2014.
Recreation leader assistant: This position primarily assists program staff in leading recreational activities for youth and young teens. In addition to Camp Eagle Rock, this position assists in the running of several summer programs and special events. 40 hours/week seasonal with the potential for continued work throughout the winter and spring seasons.
Sailing Instructor: This position is responsible for providing sailing instruction to youth and adults, creating a safe learning environment and supervising assistant instructors and teaching assistants. The ideal candidate is mature, can make sounds decisions and problem solve independently. Sailing instruction certification preferred. Must be 18 years or older and have previous sailing and teaching experience.
Sailing Assistant Instructor This position is responsible for providing a safe learning environment and instruction in the sailing program. Previous assistant teaching and sailing certification preferred. Candidate must be at least 16 years of age.