Recreation Manager

Hamlet of Behchoko - Behchokǫ̀, NT (30+ days ago)

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The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ requires a Recreation Manager who reports to the Senior Administrative Officer. The Recreation Manager is responsible for the development and implementation of recreation programs that provide opportunities for sports and recreation, and promote a healthy lifestyle for all the community residents.

Degree or Program Diploma in Recreation Management and or the completion of the Recreation Facility Operators Program with related recreation programming experience.
A minimum of 2 years successful experience as a Recreation Manager.

Knowledge in recreation, sport leisure program administration, management and delivery;
Knowledge of relevant legislation, policies, procedures and rules;
Volunteer training, development, and recognition;
Excellent communication skills;
Advanced computer skills including the ability to use common office software, e.g. Excel, Word Processing, PowerPoint, and Publisher programs;
Fluency in both English and Tłı̨chǫ language would be an asset;
Must be bondable and submit to a Criminal Record Check & a Vulnerable Sector Check as a prerequisite.

Sports and recreation are very important to Behchokǫ̀ residents. The Recreation Manager will have to manage several requests and projects at one time, as well as be aware of all community recreation programs and all relevant legislation, policies, and procedures.

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ offers a competitive salary based upon qualifications. The compensation package for this position includes benefits and allowances. The competition will be open until the position is filled.

We sincerely thank all interested applicants however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information, inquiries can be directed to Ms Treeva Richardson, Acting Senior Administrative Officer, at (867) 392-6500 or email

Interested applicants can submit a cover letter and resume to:

Community Government of Behchokǫ̀
P.O. Box 68
Behchokǫ̀, NT X0E 0Y0