• Contract
  • Full Time
  • Charlottetown
  • $37,500-$42,500 per year CAD
  • 1 October 2023

Recreation PEI

The Program Manager co-ordinates and guides various programs to promote safe and active recreation spaces, homes, communities, and workplaces.

  • Develop deliverables and monitor outcomes of multiple programs
  • Coordinate training opportunities for recreation facility staff and volunteers, such as the East Coast Arena Training
  • Coordinate training opportunities for program leaders, such as High Five and Falls Prevention
  • Support the go!PEI program by assisting the go!PEI Program Manager when necessary
  • Seek opportunities to further advance the organization’s objectives through new or enhanced projects
  • Report and develop materials: written reports, promotion and communication products, and other materials necessary for the projects
  • Collaborate with member facilities, communities, municipal officials, and partner organizations to increase the opportunities for citizens to improve their level of physical activity
  • Maintain knowledge of sector trends
  • Communicate opportunities such as training and grants to members through social media, website, and newsletter

Qualified candidates should possess:

  • Bachelors of recreation, education, business, kinesiology or related health disciplines; or a Diploma in Sport and Recreation Management
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, especially social media and e-news
  • Strong computer skills in website management, design programs, and spreadsheets
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience in community development, facility management, event planning, writing grant proposals, and project management are all assets
  • Knowledge of and belief in the importance of physical activity and safety
  • Highly motivated and an ability to work independently
  • Strong organizational and time management skills

Work hours are generally M-F 8:30-5:30pm, however evening and weekend hours may be required. Based out of the Recreation PEI office in Charlottetown, with flexibility to partially work from home.


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