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Instructor I - Recreation (Specialty Instructor)

at City of Witchita, Kansas

Pay: $12.45 to $17.59/hour
Salary : $12.45 - $17.59 Hourly
Posted: 8/19/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2350672
Keywords: instructor

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Overall Job Objective

Job Title:Instructor I - Recreation (Specialty Instructor)
Closing Date/Time:Tue. 12/31/19 11:59 PM Central Time
Salary:$12.45 - $17.59 Hourly
Job Type:Limited Full-time
Location: City of Wichita, Kansas
This is experienced seasonal or part-time public contact work with assignments in a wide variety of areas – Recreation Center, Athletics, Tennis Center, Watson Park or golf course clubhouse. A special interest class instructor is expected to provide high quality instruction for the participants in the class or workshop.

 Examples of Work Performed:
  • Designing the course and writing course descriptions.
  • Developing and submitting a lesson plan and materials list.
  • Effectively conveying the information that was advertised to participants.
  • Keeping track of class rosters.
  • Notifying the appropriate supervisor if any changes occur in the class schedule content or the instructor's ability to conduct the class.
  • If applicable, turning in time sheets by the dates specified in order for prompt payment to be made.
  • Instructs classes, activities, or games in an area of expertise.
  • Works directly with class participants.
  • Organizes materials for class instruction and completes preparation accordingly.
  • Perform basic custodial duties.
  • Sets up and takes down building furnishings and arrangements.
  • These examples are not intended to be all-inclusive. 
  • Other job-related duties may be assigned as needed. 

 Requirements of Work:
  • Considerable knowledge of the subject or activity to be taught
  • Sufficient skill in the subject or activity to be credible as an instructor
  • Ability to teach students who have a wide variety of experience and aptitude
  • Ability to develop a class plan, and to organize and conduct classes according to the plan
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, orally and in writing, and/or by whatever creative means are necessary to cross communication barriers
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with associates, participants and the public
  • Ability to lift and carry equipment, furniture and/or supplies required for the assigned activity
  • May require ability to work outdoors in unpleasant weather conditions
  • May require ability to tolerate airborne nuisances associated with open grounds and windy conditions
  • May require ability to acquire and maintain a valid Kansas Driver's License.
  • An employee will not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace

 Required Experience and Training:
One year experience related to the specific assignment is required. Offers of employment are contingent upon passing a pre-employment physical, which includes drug screening, and upon satisfactory evaluation of a criminal record check.