Recreation PEI Employment Opportunity

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RECREATION PEI EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Position:

• go!PEI Coordinator Responsible to:

• Recreation PEI Executive Director and go!PEI Steering Committee

Purpose Statement:

• To co-ordinate and guide the go!PEI Program to promote physical activity and healthy eating

Qualified candidates should possess:

  • Bachelors of kinesiology, recreation, education, business or related health discipline; or a Diploma in Sport and Recreation
  • Related experience an asset
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience in community development, public relations and marketing, event planning
  • Knowledge of and belief in the importance of physical activity and healthy eating
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in writing grant proposals an asset
  • Strong computer skills in website management, social media, e-news, spread sheets, presentations
  • Highly Motivated and an ability to work independently
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and a vehicle, and be willing to work flexible hours

    Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with communities, municipal officials, and partner organizations to increase the opportunities for citizens and to increase their level of physical activity and to improve their healthy eating choices
  • Develop the deliverables, and monitor the outcomes of these healthy living programs
  • Work with consultants to promote physical activity and healthy eating by using various tools and

    activities

  • Work with the steering committee to seek advice and input on the projects advancement,

    development, and implementation

  • Reporting and developing materials: written reports, promotion and communication products,

    and other materials necessary for the project

    Terms of Employment:

    The hours per week are 37.5 hours. Start date is as soon as possible. Please note only applicants being interviewed will be contacted.

    Interested applicants are invited to submit a confidential resume with references by May 9, 2016. Mail: Recreation PEI, 40 Enman Crescent, Suite 238. Charlottetown, PEI. C1E 1E6
    Fax: (902) 368-4548
    E-mail: info@recreationpei.ca