The incumbent will be responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, and supervising recreation programs.
Elderly Services Program
The incumbent will be responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, and supervising recreation programs in areas such as social-recreation activities, arts and crafts, educational programs, and trips/excursions for elders of San Felipe Pueblo. Services will focus on the enhancement and improvement of daily lifestyles of the elder population. Incumbent will be required to work with a variety of service programs and staff in the planning and scheduling of such recreation programs. The position requires a high level of visibility within the community which requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills which are vital in maintaining a rapport with elders, the general public, and agencies providing services. The position will also require working with other senior programs and serve as an informational contact for the general public. Incumbent’s contacts will include but are not limited to Tribal Council, Tribal Administration, Tribal Programs staff, Federal, State, and County agency representatives, elders of the community, and the general public.
This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions or to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor.
High school diploma (or GED equivalency), Technical Vocational Training and 1 year of work experience as a recreation leader/planner; or related experience in a public or private recreation program involving planning scheduling, implementation and supervision of recreation programs; or substituting successful completion of college level course work in recreation, physical education, or a related field for the experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training.
To perform the duties of this position successfully, the incumbent must be able to perform each essential duty effectively. The requirements listed are considered essential assets of knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for job performance. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with special needs, limitations and/or disabilities to perform the essential functions:
Supervision and Guidelines:
Work is performed under the general supervision of the Program Director. Work performance is evaluated through periodic checks of adequacy and timeliness of services provided and outcomes achieved. The Pueblo of San Felipe Organizational Policies and Procedures in conjunction with the programs standard operating procedures will serve as guidance documents in day to day operations and management of the incumbent.
Incumbent is frequently required to stand, walk distances and occasionally lift or move greater than 250 pounds. Occasionally required to lift and /or move light to heavy boxes, and equipment. Must have manual dexterity to enter and retrieve data from a computer. Ability to sit and stand for long periods. Bends and stoops regularly.
Keres language speaker preferred. Demonstrate ability on public speaking and oral presentations either on one on one, or small group situations to elders including other employees of the Tribal organization.
Work is performed primarily indoors requiring hand/eye coordination in the operation of office equipment. Incumbent will occasionally be exposed to outside weather conditions while performing the scope of work. Work involves local travel for fieldtrip/excursions, and some travel to attend meetings, trainings, and conferences. Local travel is required to conduct home visits with potential exposure to animals, disease, unsanitary conditions, and traffic hazards. The incumbent may be faced with constant interruptions and must meet the demands of elderly clients, and the general public. Work environment is a drug free work place.
Employee Acceptance: I agree to perform the duties of this position description to the best of my abilities to serve the people of the San Felipe Pueblo.