SPRA Summer Program Development Assistant

Recreation

Closes on: March 19, 2021

Term Position (16 weeks – May to August, 2021)

The Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association (SPRA) is seeking a motivated and energetic youth (between the ages of 18 and 30) to fill the 16 week term position for the Summer Program Development Assistant. SPRA is a network of recreation leaders dedicated to energizing our province and changing lives, empowered through funding from Sask Lotteries.

This term position provides assistance to meeting the strategic direction for the Parks and Open Spaces portfolio. The successful candidate will provide assistance in the delivery and management of initiatives specific to the Parks and Open Spaces portfolio, which SPRA administers. This includes, but is not limited to, the following programs:

  • Communities in Bloom
  • June is Recreation & Parks Month
  • Program Support Services

Post-Secondary Education or Experience in the Fields of:
Recreation, Tourism, Horticulture, Environmental Sciences, Biology or equivalent – with working knowledge of the recreation/parks delivery system. Experience in program development and/or administration is an asset.

Interested persons should mail, fax or email a cover letter and resume with references to Karen House, Consultant – Leadership, Evaluation and Human Resources (contact information listed below). The application deadline is Friday, March 19, 2021.

SPRA thanks all applicants for their interest in this position, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Karen House, Consultant – Leadership, Evaluation and Human Resources
Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association
100 – 1445 Park Street
Regina SK S4N 4C5
Telephone: (306) 780-9389
Fax: (306) 780-9257
hr@spra.sk.ca
www.spra.sk.ca