Gymnastics Assistant - Youth Sports

  • City and County of Denver
  • Denver, Colorado
  • May 22, 2019
Full Time Parks and Recreation

Job Description

About Our Job

The City & County of Denver - Parks & Recreation Department offers Youth Sports programming for kids, ages 3 - 17 years. Our team of devoted Coaches enrich the lives of youth through engagement of sports, learning the fundamentals of numerous sports including Baseball, Basketball, Coach Pitch, T-Ball, Softball, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Tumbling, Cheerleading, Volleyball, Track & Field and Soccer. Find more information about our full lineup of seasonal sports at
  • Northwest: Ashland, Aztlan, Glenarm, Scheitler, Stapleton
  • Northeast: Central Park, Green Valley Ranch, Hiawatha Davis Jr, Montbello, St. Charles, Swansea
  • Southwest: Athmar, Barnum, Harvey Park, La Alma, Rude Park, Southwest
  • Southeast: Cook Park, Eisenhower, Harvard Gulch, La Familia, Montclair, Washington Park

Denver Parks and Recreation is seeking Gymnastics Assistants to work at our Southwest Center who will:
  • Assist in curriculum for parent-tot tumbling, preschool tumbling, and beginner gymnastics classes
  • Provide and maintain a safe environment for all participants
  • Enforce program rules, department policies and provide conflict resolution and behavior management when necessary
  • Assist with set up and break down of all equipment
  • Attend all mandatory trainings and workshops
  • Evening and weekend work may be required

This is an on-call position which will work no more than 20-30 hours per week and is not eligible for benefits. On-call positions may have routine or variable work schedules and will work 20-30 hours per week.
About You

Our ideal candidate will have:
  • Knowledge of gymnastics or previous experience in gymnastics
  • A flexible work schedule with availability in the afternoons and on weekends

We know that your time is valuable. So please do not apply unless you have the following minimum qualifications:
  • Education: None
  • Experience: None
  • Licensures/Certification(s): Must be at least 14 years of age. Requires certification in CPR/First Aid at the time of application or within six months of hire date
  • Licensure and certification must be kept current as a condition of employment
  • Equivalency: None

About Everything Else

Job Profile
RG2909 Recreation Assistant
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Position Type

Pay Range
Pay Range $11.10 - $15.20

Parks and Recreation

Assessment Requirement

The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law.

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