Afterschool Recreation Counselor

Dayton, Ohio, United States Part-time

After School Recreation Counselor 
for 21<sup>st</sup> Century Community Learning Center Program
at Dayton Leadership Academies

Salary: $14 an hour
Hours: Part-time up to 12 hours/week on afternoon/evenings Monday-Friday

Minimum Requirements

  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Be enrolled in an accredited two, four year or graduate level curriculum
  • Recreation, Primary or Secondary Education, Leisure Services, Environmental Programs, Sports Management, Exercise Science or related studies preferred, but not required. Other majors welcomed to apply
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 and a minimum GPA of 2.75 in field of study
  • 1 year of experience working with or volunteering with students


  • Be able to organize, implement and assist in implementing after school programming
  • Have a strong work ethic, be highly motivated, maintain a positive attitude, self-motivated, willing to take on new challenges and experiences
  • Be adaptable to the many changes in the recreation field
  • Be able to demonstrate good customer service skills and genuinely enjoy working and interacting with people of all ages and diverse backgrounds.
  • Be certified in CPR/AED, or complete meet guidelines as described by Ohio Department of Education, including completion of all training prior to starting work with students
  • Complete and pass a background check


  • Supervise 10-20 students per week
  • Assist in planning, implementing and leading various activities each week
  • Implement necessary precautions to ensure the safety of activity and program participants
  • Communicate ideas, issues, and concerns effectively and timely to parents and staff
  • Assist students in and/or around pool areas, both indoors and outdoors
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Required language: English