Fairfax County, Virginia


TTY 711

12011 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035

Ben Boxer,
Director of Communications

Open Hire Session: Therapeutic Recreation Positions Available

Community Events
5/19/2018 10:00 am to 5/19/2018 2:00 pm

Are you interested in working to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities? If so, then Therapeutic Recreation Services (TRS) is the place for you! We are frequently in search of individuals who share our passion for providing meaningful, even life changing, support and experiences to individuals with varying intellectual and physical disabilities. These are particularly ideal opportunities for individuals interested in pursuing a career in human services, special education, social work, recreation management and therapeutic recreation.

NCS staff will be accepting applications and hosting initial interviews for Therapeutic Recreation Director, Unit Leaders, Leaders, program assistants and instructors for multiple locations on

Saturday, May 19, 2018
10 AM to 2 PM
at the Pennino Building
12011 Government Center Parkway, 10th Floor
Fairfax, VA 22035


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • Must have at least 250 hours of experience in a recreation or school setting serving individuals with disabilities (college course work can supplement experience).
  • Must acquire CPR and First Aid Certification for children and adults that is valid through August 2017.
  • TB test results: New Hires must have proof of a negative result within the last year/Returning Staff need proof of a negative results within the past 2 years.

What to Bring to the Open Hire Session

Please bring ALL of the following documents to the Open Hire interview. You will be ineligible to interview without ALL of these items.

  • Resume
  • Original documents proving identify and employment authorization – see Form I-9 Lists of Acceptable Documents
  • Original Social Security Card
  • Bank account and bank routing information to set Up Direct Deposit


Contact: Fairfax County Neighborhood and Community Services

Questions? Please contact us at 703-324-5532, TTY 711, or by e-mail at

More Details: For More Information, visit our Therapeutic Recreation Services webpage.

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Pennino Building

12011 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA, 22035