Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is a team of talented professionals, driven by results and customer relationships, and committed to catching excellence. The effective delivery of programs and community services can provide social, personal, economic, and environmental benefits to last a lifetime. Be a part of something that matters!
PRCS is seeking a Licensed Program Manager to join our team based in Ashburn, VA. If you enjoy working with the public, are able to foresee potential problems and have the specialty skills needed to solve them, then this could be the position you’ve been looking for. Careful planning and the ability to anticipate issues are qualities we particularly value. People with a positive mindset and proactive work-style are just what our customers expect.
Reporting to the Division Manager of Community Centers, top priorities for this position will include:
Controlling the central administration of applications and renewals; representing the department as the primary point of contact for licensing; overseeing the internal inspection of files and sites; managing policies and procedures, to include creating uniformity and translating state regulations; developing staff training and regulating requirements and scheduling; and providing program evaluations by identifying areas of deficiencies and quantifying data
Successful candidates will:
Work a 7.5 hour work day, between 7:00am-6:00pm, Monday-Friday; including occasional night or weekend events
Strive to exceed expectations, foster relationships with positive and effective communication, demonstrate competency working with innovative and evolving technology and equipment
Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!
Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
HOW TO APPLY: Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov for more information and to apply. EOE
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree (Recreation, Education, or related field)
A minimum of three years job related experience in managing or directing an early childhood education program and developing training programs
Perform moderate physical activity to include lifting
Ability to work long hours, if necessary
Experience at the program management level or above, with a private or for-profit education/recreation organization
A minimum of one year management and/or administrative experience
Professional Early Childhood Educator
Certified Trainer for Early Childhood Educators
Membership in Virginia Recreation and Park Society
Successful candidates will undergo criminal background, child protective services (CPS), credit and DMV record checks. Will need to have and maintain a valid driver’s license. Will need to have upon hire, or obtain within the first four months of employment, First Aid and CPR Certification. Will need to complete annual training as required by Virginia Licensing Standards.
Internal Number: 18-S3-1182
About Loudoun County Government
Loudoun is the fastest growing County in the United States, with a growing economy focused on the information communication technology, federal government contracting, aerospace and rural/agriculture clusters. Its per capita income is the highest in the country. The eastern third of the County is suburban while the western two thirds is rural with small towns, agriculture, wineries, horse farms and 160,000 acres of well preserved open space. The County is committed to this development pattern as clearly identified in its comprehensive plan. The Blue Ridge Mountains are nearby. 25 miles in the other direction is Washington, DC. 46% of Loudoun’s working residents work in the County, 10% in Washington, and the remaining 44% work primarily in Northern Virginia. Recreational and cultural activities abound. All in all, the County is known for its beautiful scenery, rich history, a healthy diversity of expanding business opportunities, comfortable neighborhoods, and high quality public services.