Therapetuic Recreation Support Staff

County of Fairfax - Reston, VA4.4

Part-time | Internship$14 - $19 an hour

Therapeutic Recreation Services provides opportunities for children and adults with disabilities to develop the skills that enable them to participate in the recreation and leisure programs of their choice. We are seeking staff that would be committed to providing services, education and resources to meet the needs of participants and assist them on the road toward lifelong participation and enjoyment in recreation and leisure activities. These activities would occur on weekday nights and during weekends (depending on programs staff are interested/eligible in working). For a list of programs offered by Therapeutic Recreation, please visit our website. Hours will vary, as this is a part-time position. Staff also provide support and advocacy to individuals who wish to participate in general recreation activities.

Job Types: Part-time, Internship

Salary: $14.00 to $19.00 /hour


  • working with individuals with disabilities: 1 year (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

Typical start time:

  • 9AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Job Is:

  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required
  • Day shift
  • Night shift