Recreational Sports Employer Links

OPPORTUNITIES TO DO VOLUNTEER WORK OR SEASONAL WORK

Sporting Kid Magazine
http://www.nays.org

Youth Today
http://www.youthtoday.org
Youth Today is the national trade newspaper for people who work with children and youth.

National Youth Development Information Center
Job and internship listings in youth work
http://sparkaction.org/content/job-openings

VolunteerMatch
http://www.volunteermatch.org/
Pick “Find an Opportunity” then select Interest Area, “sports & recreation” along with an area code and distance
Lots of opportunities here to volunteer to help in sports and recreation!



Civilian positions in recreation with military and government agencies
http://www.usajobs.gov
search keyword: recreation, all job categories

The American Youth Soccer Organization
A volunteer-driven youth soccer program for kids 4-1/2 to 19 years old.
http://www.soccer.org/

Boys & Girls Club
http://www.bgca.org/
Career Opportunities: http://www.bgca.org/careers/

National Intramural Recreational Sports Association
http://www.nirsa.org/
Career Opportunities: http://www.bluefishjobs.com/

YMCA
http://www.ymca.net

YWCA
http://www.ywca.org/

BSA
http://www.scouting.org/ Click “employment opportunities”

CRUISE LINE JOBS

Learn all about Cruise Line opportunities and life at sea at JobMonkey
JobMonkey Cruise Lines Jobs Section
http://www.jobmonkey.com/cruise/

Find a Cruise Line Job through Cruise Job Finder
http://www.cruisejobfinder.com/

SUMMER CAMP JOBS

National Youth Development Information Center
http://sparkaction.org/content/job-openings

YMCA Summer Camps
http://www.ymca.net/summer_camp_vacancies/

Boy Scouts of America (BSA) seasonal jobs at summer camps
http://www.scouting.org/
Contact the local council service center in your area to find out how to get started.



MANY STATE-WIDE ASSOCIATIONS HAVE GREAT LEADS FOR STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES

Alabama Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.arpaonline.org/

Arizona Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.azpra.org/

Arkansas Recreation and Park Association
http://www.arkarpa.org/

California Parks and Recreation Society
http://www.cprs.org/

Chicago District Golf Association
http://www.cdga.org/

Colorado Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.cpra-web.org/

Connecticut Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.crpa.com/

Delaware Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.derps.net/

Florida Recreation and Park Association
http://www.frpa.org/

Florida State Golf Association
http://www.fsga.org/

Georgia Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.grpa.org/

Georgia State Golf Association
http://www.gsga.org/

Idaho Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.irpa-idaho.org/

Illinois Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.ilipra.org/

Indiana Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.inpra.org/

Iowa Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.iowaparkandrecreation.org/

Kentucky Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.kyrec.org/

Louisiana Recreation and Park Association
http://www.lrpa.net/

Maine Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.merpa.org/

Maryland Recreation and Parks Association
http://mrpanet.org/

Massachusetts Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.massrpa.org/

Michigan Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.mrpaonline.org/

Minnesota Recreation and Parks Association
http://mnrpa.org/

Mississippi Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.aboutmrpa.org/

Missouri Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.mopark.org/

Nebraska Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.nerpa.us/

Nevada Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.nrps.org/

New Hampshire Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.nhrpa.com/

New Jersey Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.njrpa.org/

New Jersey State Golf Association
http://www.njsga.org/

New Mexico Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.nmrpa.org/

New York State Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.nysrps.org/

North Carolina Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.ncrpa.net/

North Dakota Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.ndrpa.org/

Ohio Parks and Recreation Association
http://www.opraonline.org/

Oklahoma Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.orps.net/

Oregon Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.orpa.org/

Pennsylvania Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.prps.org/

South Carolina Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.scrpa.org/

Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.trpa.net/

Texas Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.traps.org/

Utah Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.urpa.org/

Vermont Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.vrpa.org/

Virginia Recreation and Parks Society
http://www.vrps.com/

Washington Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.wrpatoday.org/

West Virginia Recreation and Park Association
http://www.wvrpa.org/

Wisconsin Recreation and Parks Association
http://wpraweb.org/

Wyoming Recreation and Parks Association
http://www.wyorpa.com/

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