Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Jai Cole,
Executive Director

Department Resources

We’re Hiring; Join the FCPA Access and Inclusion Team Today

Adapted Recreation JobsDo you have a passion for making a positive impact in the lives of others? Are you interested in working with youth and adults with disabilities in a fun recreational environment? Look no further, we’ve got a job for you! The Access and Inclusion Branch of the Fairfax County Park Authority has opportunities to work in a wide variety of positions in various locations throughout Fairfax County. In these positions, staff will teach new recreation and leisure skills, build relationships, gain experience for full-time work, and increase networking opportunities. The Access and Inclusion team supports summer camps, Rec-PAC, and recreation classes.

The following opportunities are ideal for individuals interested in pursuing a career in therapeutic recreation, adapted physical activity, adapted physical education, special education, social work, recreation management, as well as someone already in a similar field interested in part-time work.

Available positions include:

  • Inclusion Leader – pay starts at $17.60 per hour.
  • Inclusion Specialist – pay starts at $19.28 per hour.
  • Behavioral Specialist – pay starts at $19.28 per hour.
  • Adapted Aquatics Instructors – pay starts at $21 per hour.
  • Rec-PAC Inclusion Leader – pay starts at:
    • $13/hour (1st year)
    • $14/hour (2nd year or has college degree)
    • $15/hour (3rd year or is a teacher)
  • Rec-PAC Inclusion Site Director – pay starts at:
    • $16/hour (1st year)
    • $17/hour (2nd year or has college degree)
    • $18/hour (3rd year or is a teacher)

View the full position description and apply online or send your resume to To view all employment opportunities with the Fairfax County Park Authority, visit the Jobs and Internships website.

Please note: All newly hired employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (two weeks after the last required dose) as a condition of employment or obtain approval of a medical or religious exemption prior to their start date. Proof of an exemption or vaccination status will be required during the pre-employment onboarding process. New employees who obtain an exemption from the vaccine mandate for medical or sincerely held religious beliefs will still be subject to the weekly testing requirement. Vaccinated employees and employees with a medical or religious exemption will complete the attestation online on their first day of employment or shortly thereafter.

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