Part Time Employee for Special Needs Recreation Program

North East Westchester Special RecreationHawthorne, NY

7 months ago


Job Title

Recreation Program Staff

Job Location

Hawthorne, NY

Job Overview

  • North East Westchester Special Recreation is a non-profit organization that provides therapeutic recreation for children and adults with developmental disabilities.
  • We are seeking dedicated and reliable individuals to work with our participants at our programs.
  • This is a fun and rewarding job, perfect for high school and college students or anyone looking to make a difference in other people's lives.
  • Multiple program opportunities available.


  • Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Internship
  • Pay: $9.00 - $16.00 per hour
  • Schedule:
    • After school
    • Evening shift
    • Weekend availability
  • Ability to commute/relocate: Hawthorne, NY 10532 (Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work is required)
  • Education: High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Work Location: One location


  • Work with program participants in a therapeutic recreation setting.
  • Be creative and flexible with activities to make them age-appropriate and fun.
  • Take direction when needed and adapt activities as necessary.


  • Must be dedicated and reliable.
  • Must have the ability to follow instructions.
  • Willingness to be creative and adaptive with activities.
  • Ability to work well with program participants.

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Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Hawthorne, NY | $5,639/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,481

  • Miscellaneous$1,007

  • Food$505

  • Utilities$328

  • Transportation$318


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