City of Fort Wayne

Lifetime Sports Academy Coordinator - Tennis Instructor

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Working under the direction of the Lifetime Sports Academy Director, incumbent creates and maintains a fun, safe, and learning environment for the participants of the Lifetime Sports Academy. The incumbent will offer a variety of programs, activities
Job Code: 2019049
Posted On: Friday, 1st February 2019
Category: Seasonal
Department: Parks and Recreation
Shift: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, may vary depending on need
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
200 E. Berry Street
Pay Rate: $10.00 - $13.00 per hour

Job Description:

SUMMARY
Working under the direction of the Lifetime Sports Academy Director, incumbent creates and maintains a fun, safe, and learning environment for the participants of the Lifetime Sports Academy. The incumbent will offer a variety of programs, activities, and learning experiences to academy participants.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
• Leads individual, small and large group youth activities, and sports programs;
• Instructs youth in formal group lessons in tennis;
• Provides role models for children;
• Registers children for the program;
• Maintains program records and reports as required;
• Monitors inventory control of supplies and equipment;
• Opens and closes the facilities;
• Handles discipline as needed.

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS
Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years of experience training and/or teaching tennis in a structured program.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to add and subtract, multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using money, weights and measures, volume and distance.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
A valid Indiana Driver's License will be required if City vehicle is used.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

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All applications for currently posted positions will be submitted on line at www.cityoffortwayne.org. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older. Reasonable accommodations for persons with a known disabling condition will be considered in accordance with State and Federal Law.

(Those individuals who accept employment with the City and live outside one of the six contiguous Indiana counties that border Allen County (DeKalb, Whitley, Noble, Huntington, Wells, and Adams) will have six (6) months from their start date to become residents of either Allen County or one of the six counties listed above. Policy and Procedure Number 204 Page: 1 of 1).

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to age, race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran's status, national origin, or sexual orientation. Reasonable accommodations for persons with a known disabling condition will be considered in accordance with State and Federal Law.

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