Job description Program Supervisor, Sports, Recreation And Leisure near Port Hawkesbury (NS)

Find out what work is like for a program supervisor, sports, recreation and leisure in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers (NOC 4167).

Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers

Description

Policy researchers, consultants and program officers in recreation, sports and fitness oversee and administer recreation, sports and fitness programs and activities, provide consulting services, conduct research and develop programs and policies related to recreation, sports and physical fitness. They are employed by federal, provincial and municipal governments, recreation, sports, fitness and health care facilities, retirement homes, community centres, sports and fitness consulting firms and organizations, or they may be self-employed.

Job duties

  • This group performs some or all of the following duties:
  • Recreation, sports and fitness policy analysts
  • Conduct research and develop government policies related to recreation, sports, fitness and athletic safety and standards.
  • Sports program consultants
  • Provide expert advice and consulting services to sports associations and other organizations in the design, development and administration of sports programs and activities.
  • Fitness program consultants
  • Provide expert advice and consulting services to community groups, corporations, schools and other organizations in the design and development of fitness programs and activities. They may write proposals and public relations statements for corporations, industry and the fitness community.
  • Recreation program consultants
  • Provide expert advice and consulting services to communities, corporations, institutions and other organizations in the design, development and promotion of recreation programs and activities.
  • Recreation, sports and fitness program supervisors
  • Develop, plan and co-ordinate sports, fitness and recreation programs, and special sporting events.

Job titles

  • recreologist
  • fitness policy analyst
  • sports analyst
  • sports and recreation consultant
  • sports program supervisor
  • sports policy analyst
  • fitness consultant
  • sports consultant
  • recreation consultant

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