The City of La Crosse Parks & Recreation Department is looking for energetic, hard-working, and fun individuals to work with our programs.
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Flexible (paid!) part-time job opportunity with City of La Crosse Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Department!
The La Crosse Parks and Rec Department is looking for a motivated instructor to teach computer classes at both Neighborhood Centers located in La Crosse. Most classes are geared towards Senior Citizens. Classes include, but are not limited to, Intro to Facebook, Computer Basics, Craigslist, iPad Classes, Skype, Microsoft Word, Pinterest, Digital Photos, etc. Please contact Kat for more information or to submit an application. Must be proficient with computers and cell phones. Very flexible hours and scheduling. You can create your own schedule.
Apply by Dec. 15, 2017!
Special Olympics Coaches
Outgoing individuals needed to coach various Special Olympics Sports (see sports below). Coaches are required to attend practices two or three times a week as well as chaperone at all scrimmages and tournaments during the season. No experience needed, but recommend general knowledge of the sport coaching. Must be able to work with volunteers and experience working with individuals with special needs is preferred. If interested, please submit an application to the Black River Beach Neighborhood Center, Attention Kat, 1433 Rose Street, La Crosse, WI 54603 or email questions or applications to Kat. Applications accepted until positions are filled.
Coaches needed for Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding; December - January
Coaches needed for Team Basketball, Skills Basketball & Gymnastics; January - April
Youth Sport Coaches
If you believe that participation in sports plays an integral role in the development of a child's character, confidence, and social skills this could be an excellent opportunity for you. The hours are flexible (typically, evenings and weekends).This is the perfect opportunity for teachers (or aspiring teachers), coaches, and college students with a sports background, or for anyone who would like to impact the lives of children and has a knowledge of sports. We are currently looking for coaches for the fall/winter season in this area. If interested, please submit an application to La Crosse Parks and Recreation, 400 La Crosse St, La Crosse, WI 54601 or email questions to Jared. Applications are accepted until postitions are filled.
Figure Skating, September - February
Boys and Girls Basketball, November - February
Youth Recreation Programmer
Position assits with planning, coordination, implemention and monitoring of recreational and/or sports activities. Responsibilities may include determining recreational or sports offerings; supervising seasonal and part-time staff; scheduling the use of facilities; monitoring a budget; maintaining records; and preparing operational reports. The hours are flexible (typically, evenings and weekends).
Supervises seasonal and part-time staff to include: prioritizing and assigning work; conducting performance evaluations; ensuring staff are trained; ensuring that employees follow policies and procedures; maintaining a healthy and safe working environment; and making hiring, termination, and disciplinary recommendations
Coordinates the day-to-day activities of assigned parks and related grounds, which includes determining recreation or sports offerings within established programs, prioritizing projects and assigning tasks, and responding to citizen requests and complaints.
Assists with budget preparation and administration; prepares cost estimates for budget recommendations; submits justifications for budget items; submits invoices for payment and monitors expenses.
This in an hourly position ($11/hr - $15/hr) If interested, please submit an application to La Crosse Parks and Recreation, 400 La Crosse St, La Crosse, WI 54601 or email questions to Jared. Applications are accepted until postition is filled.