About this Opportunity!
Volunteer, STAR Program Year-Round
Centennial | Littleton | Lone Tree
We want you to join our STAR Program to help people with disabilities
realize their potential. Whether you are a high school or college
student, a person seeking to boost their career credentials, or a
retiree looking for a gainful activity, we have opportunities for you.
STAR Program Year-Round volunteers assist participants with
disabilities in a variety of on-going programs including Arts, Sports,
Trips, Dances and Special Events. The hours for volunteers will vary
and will required day, evening, and weekend hours.
Our Ideal Candidate
* Sixteen (16) years of age or older is preferred.
Education and knowledge in field is preferred.
employment or volunteer work is preferred.
* CPR, First Aid and
AED certifications are desired.
* Knowledge and desire to work
with a variety of people with disabilities is a plus.
understanding of various disabilities.
* General knowledge of
* Has general knowledge of program
organization and implementation.
* Ability to demonstrate
teamwork, creativity and innovation.
* Strong interpersonal and
customer service skills.
* Ability to follow oral, written and
* Takes initiative and has a
willingness to learn.
* Has knowledge of safety and the ability
to anticipate safety awareness.
The job description above covers the main duties of this position.
Please note, as a team member, there may be additional
responsibilities that are required to meet ongoing needs of the department.
Our mission is to foster healthy living through stewardship of
the environment, parks, trails, and open space by providing
recreational services and programs.
We serve residents in Bow Mar, Columbine Valley, Centennial west of
I-25, Littleton, Lone Tree and Sheridan and unincorporated portions of
Douglas, Jefferson and Arapahoe counties. We operate four full-service
recreation centers, golf courses, outdoor pools and restaurants, two
ice centers and miniature golf courses, and a BMX track, a sports
dome, batting cages, an entertainment center, a hotel and a nature
center. In addition, we maintain nearly 3,800 acres of developed and
open space land, including 119 multi-purpose athletic fields, more
than 100 parks, nearly 80 miles of trails, 60 playgrounds, 56 tennis
courts, and the 880-acre South Platte Park.