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Easter Seals Recreation Assistants - York Division - ESWCPA in United States


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Recreation Assistants - York Division - ESWCPA

Part-time PART_TIME


Easterseals Western and Central Pennsylvania

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For consideration, please send your resume to: In the subject line of your e-mail, please enter “Rec Assistant”. A prescreen questionnaire will be e-mailed to you.


Easterseals Western and Central Pennsylvania is looking to hire several dynamic Recreation Assistants to join our team. Positions will work out of our office located in York, PA.

The Recreation program is comprised of fun and engaging activities that improve the quality of life for children and young adults with disabilities. Activities may include horseback riding, bowling, swimming, and day camps.

These are part-time positions working on an as needed basis. We have programs scheduled for all 7 days of the week and at various times—weekends and evenings included. This is an excellent opportunity for students seeking to earn extra dollars or others who might be looking to supplement their income.

Basic Responsibilities:

As a Recreation Assistant, you will be working with children and adults of all ages. Responsibilities will include implementing the specific program components (i.e., bowling, horseback riding, etc.), assuring that all program participants have an enjoyable experience, and ensuring the health and safety of all program participants.

  • High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred.
  • Prior experience working with children with disabilities preferred.
  • Prior experience working in Therapeutic Recreation programs preferred.
  • Acceptable Criminal Record Check, Child Abuse and FBI Clearance required.
  • Passing of physical examination and TB required.
Additional Notes:

Easterseals is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, use of medical marijuana or protected Veteran status.