Summer Rec Program Seeking Director

By | March 12, 2024

The Town of Wilmington is seeking a Director for its middle school summer recreation program that will run half-days Monday through Friday for 4 weeks beginning in early July. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, coordinating and facilitating all aspects of the middle school summer rec program, working closely with the assistant director. They have direct supervision of student counselors and children enrolled in the program.

The 4-week program runs July 1-26, 2024, from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM with one additional afternoon program required per week.

The Director is expected to be on-site from 8 am until approximately 12:30 to supervise breakfast and lunch and set up the day’s activities. The Director is also expected to coordinate and participate in diverse activities of interest to participants entering grade 6 to grade 9. The Director will also coordinate all administrative aspects of camp, including registration forms, lunch count, equipment management, logistical planning of extended day field trips, and paperwork related to attendance.

The Director works closely with the Wilmington Recreation Committee and reports to the Town Manager while exercising individual initiative and independent action. A successful candidate will have a desire to work with children as well as experience in the field. Other requirements include dependability, self-motivation, creativity, enthusiasm, and supervisory skills. The successful candidate will have to pass a criminal background check. The salary range will be based on qualifications and experience. A complete job description is available on the Town’s website

Applications must be submitted by March 29th at 4 pm to the Town Office at 2 East Main St, P.O. Box 217, Wilmington, VT 05363 or submitted electronically to the Town Manager’s office at

Director Job Description

Application for Employment